Landlord Gains Slow as U.S. Renters Turn Homebuyers

October 2012
National Mortgage News;10/8/2012, Vol. 36 Issue 53, p1
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the increase in apartment occupancies by the third quarter and the decrease in mortgage rates. The decrease in multifamily vacancies by 0.1 percent and the advantage of lower borrowing cost in making home purchases more affordable is discussed. The need of further accommodation measures for reducing unemployment and improvement in sales margins and backlogs are also discussed.


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