Fannie: Excess Homes Weighing on Recovery
The residential property sector is stabilizing, concur Fannie Mae analysts, who expect the economy to expand 3.1 percent this year.
However, they conclude that a glut of properties on the market will continue to impede recovery. New homes are moving at a record low pace and will remain sluggish, according to the report, but there is some evidence of a pickup in resale activity.
Source: Washington Post (04/20/10)