According to the Washington Post, many small companies tied to the housing market are seeing a slowdown in business, one that’s forecast to continue well into 2020.
- How much did the sales of existing homes fall during September?
- How has the median sales price for a home changed since a year ago?
- How long is this decline expected to last?
Rosenberg, J. (2019). Rising home prices, falling sales hurting small businesses. The Washington Post, Oct. 28 (Retrievable online at https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/rising-home-prices-falling-sales-hurting-small-businesses/2019/10/28/5cf96d50-f993-11e9-9e02-1d45cb3dfa8f_story.html)