Monthly Archives: June 2006

UCLA Anderson Forecast calls for flat home prices, “No bubble bursting”

 As reported in the Daily Breeze 6/21/06: An economic forecast released by the UCLA Anderson School of Business today calls for a "soft landing, with flat home prices and a mild economic slowdown". "That slowdown is unlikely to lead to … Continue reading

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Interest Rate Comments from HSH Associates

Excerpts from HSH Associates newsletter for week ending June 2, 2006: Fixed mortgage rates seem to have found a plateau over the past few weeks (a trend, rather than a blip). Since the beginning of May, the average 30-year FRM … Continue reading

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Harvard releases State of the Nations Housing Report

RISMEDIA, June 15, 2006—With interest rates rising and speculative demand cooling, the housing boom is coming under pressure, finds this year’s State of the Nation’s Housing report. As long as the economy continues to create jobs and builders trim production … Continue reading

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