Economist: Now Not The Time To Buy A House
Economists are divided on whether buying a house is a good move in the current market. Host Guy Raz talks to economics blogger Barry Ritholtz, who thinks prospective buyers need to watch out. He says prices could drop another 10 to 15 percent.
Professor: Now Is The Time To Buy A House
Host Guy Raz talks to Karl Case, a professor of economics at Wellesley College and inventor of the Case-Shiller housing price index, about whether it’s a good idea to buy a house in the current real estate market.
npr.org, Sept. 11, 2010, All Things Considered