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House prices fall to 30-year low

house-prices-240.jpgLONDON (Reuters) – The decline in house prices accelerated in September and sales fell to the lowest level in at least 30 years, a survey showed Tuesday, in a sign the housing market slump may have some way to go yet.

Your headline “HOUSE PRICES FALL TO 30 YR LOW ” is very misleading and is NOT correct. As the article states the number of houses SOLD in September fell to a 30 yr low. This is VERY different to saying PRICES fell to 30 yr low.

Steven W.

A number of readers noticed this error, which appeared in a version of the story on some online news products. We corrected: GBU Editor

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