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Housing market 'holds its breath'

October 14, 2008
As the United Kingdom finds itself in a sticky wicket, land surveyors across the pond remain chipper about the future of the housing market.


The average number of home inspections by surveyors in Wales has dropped to its lowest level in more than 30 years.
 
The report from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) said a lack of mortgage finance continued to "stifle" access to the housing market.
 
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