Shadow inventory declines by 1.2 million in 2012

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Shadow housing inventory declined by 1.2 million in the first half of 2012, according to a new study by JPMorgan Chase of the ominous housing stock. The shadow market peaked at six million in 2010, and JPMorgan estimates that banks, through handling troubled mortgages and foreclosed properties, could decrease the shadow markets by as much as two million by the end of 2012.

The pending supply of homes, also known as shadow inventory, fell to 2.3 million units as of the end of July. pipeline of foreclosures that need to be absorbed by the market. A decline in shadow.

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“Since peaking at 2.1 million units in January 2010, the shadow inventory has fallen by 28 percent. The decline in the shadow inventory is a positive development because it removes some of the.

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Private lending in Wenzhou stood at about 120 billion yuan at the end of 2012, a 20 percent decline from the peak. short-term financing of less than 1 million yuan, charges 0.6 percentage point on.

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