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Mass. home prices expected to drop

Personal income not keeping pace

By Robert Gavin
Globe Staff / May 20, 2005

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WESTBOROUGH -- The gap between income and Massachusetts home prices is the widest since the peak of the 1980s housing bubble, and that gap, intensified by rising interest rates, should cause home prices to dip later this year, according to an economic forecast released yesterday. (Full article: 911 words)

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