TITLE

Economists predict rough year for housing starts

AUTHOR(S)
Verespej, Mike
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Tire Business;1/31/2011, Vol. 28 Issue 22, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a business forecast for the housing industry of the U.S. as in the year 2011. It is stated that this year would not be good for companies that supply the building and construction industry. David Crowe, chief economist for the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) has predicted only 3.4 percent increase in single-family home. It is believed that tight lending standards and unstable housing prices will affect the market.
ACCESSION #
58456979

 

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