23 Total Quotes

Housing Market Quotes

When times get tough, we leave (for Australia). Migration will get worse in the next 18 months, undermining the housing market.
Tony Alexander
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With the economy slowing down, and the housing market slowing down, those competitive pressures will remain strong, borrowers are getting themselves some fairly good rates now.
Tony Alexander
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That series of reports suggests inventories are building up in the housing market amid weakened business confidence.
Tsuyoshi Nomaguchi
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We are pretty bullish on Treasuries. Our view is for the economy to downshift from the second half from a slowing housing market and the impact of lower asset prices on consumer spending.
Thomas Lam
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The Fed has been singularly unsuccessful in cooling down the hot U.S. housing market, primarily because its rate hikes have had little impact on long-term interest rates so far,
Nariman Behravesh
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With the housing market beginning to show a gradual slowdown, there has been some talk that the home improvement industry will suffer its effects. But housing turnover is only part of the picture. A large piece of the home improvement market involves maintenance and repairs as well as improvements to homes where there is no change in ownership. This makes the home improvement industry far less cyclical than new home construction.
Fred Miller
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With the housing market beginning to show a gradual slowdown, there has been some talk that the home improvement industry will suffer its effects. But housing turnover is only part of the picture.
Fred Miller
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The economy is continuing to run at a strong pace in the third quarter. The underlying trend in durable goods orders is positive and the housing market continues to run strong.
Dean Maki
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Any way you slice it, the report suggests homebuilding is holding up quite well, and it will continue to be strong until we see a significant rise in mortgage rates. There's no evidence that a peak has been reached in the housing market.
Dean Maki
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We also see consumer confidence down a little bit. Houses are on the market a little longer. We're not seeing a softness in prices just yet. That could be the first sign that we do see where the housing market could be cooling down.
Bob Moulton
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If sales prices come down a little bit, it will open the doors for more buyers to come into the housing market.
Bob Moulton
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The housing market has traditionally done very well in our economy, and continues to thrive. IHFA is pleased to be able to continue offering low rates for Idaho families to purchase a home.
Bob Reed
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When the housing market goes, there will be little left to sustain the economy in the short-term because it will take time for the lower currency to benefit the economy.
Brendan O'Donovan
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Given that the housing market has only recently hit the brakes, confidence may be set to take another battering. The implication is that the outlook for consumer spending over the coming year remains disconcerting.
Brendan O'Donovan
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It just drives up the price of the housing market,
Bobby Brown
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My sense of things is the attention being paid to [the housing market] may be exaggerated.
Gary Stern
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The weakness was primarily in the residential area. That's consistent with the other data we've seen recently that suggest that the housing market is cooling off.
Gary Thayer
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I was getting long all morning, because I can tell you the new houses on my street are not selling. A 10.5-percent drop reinforces what people are saying about the housing market slowing.
Frank Hsu
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Five percent is looking more and more like the level where the Fed needs to stop. Anything beyond 5 and there's a real danger to over-kill the housing market, which would have a negative effect on the whole economy.
Frank Hsu
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The housing market will continue to moderate both this year and next as demand for home ownership eases toward more sustainable levels.
Bob Dugan
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This is primarily because of a decrease in investment and speculative real estate activity in those markets. That investment activity has been moving away from California and into Texas, where the housing market has not yet peaked.
Brad Geisen
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What's important here is that maybe a slowing U.S. economy directly translates into a lower dollar. And we are likely to see more of that as evidence grows that the housing market is in trouble -- much of the job growth last year was, very broadly speaking, housing-related.
Axel Merk
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It will add to the Reserve Bank's nervousness. It raises the risk that the housing market doesn't slow.
Anthony Byett
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