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Home sales fall, casting shadow on economy

Down 26% in Mass. after credit expires

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By Megan Woolhouse
Globe Staff / August 25, 2010

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A precipitous drop in home sales in July following the expiration of the federal home buyers tax credit has economists and housing specialists worried the real estate market has stalled and will further undermine the economic recovery. (Full article: 1041 words)

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