The homeownership gap

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Haughwout, Andrew ; Peach, Richard ; Tracy, Joseph (2009)
  • Publisher: New York, NY: Federal Reserve Bank of New York
  • Subject: mortgages | R31 | Homeownership | G21 | Home ownership ; Recessions ; Mortgages | Home ownership ; Census ; Economic indicators ; Statistics ; Mortgages | R51
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After rising for a decade, the U.S. homeownership rate peaked at 69 percent in the third quarter of 2006. Over the next two and a half years, as home prices fell in many parts of the country and the unemployment rate rose sharply, the homeownership rate declined by 1.7 ... View more
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