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Unsafe as houses

24 August 2010 By Martin Hutchinson

The plunge in existing home sales in July owes much to the expiry of a home buyers’ tax credit. But real house prices are still as high as in 2000, so their tentative recovery is vulnerable to another significant leg down. That in turn could bring a second recessionary downturn.

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