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Why Banks Are Kicking The Bottom Rung Out Of The Property Ladder

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The slow tightening of credit since the US sub-prime crisis began to bite last summer and the fallout from the Northern Rock affair in Britain has begun to transform the sector. Lenders have seized the chance to fatten margins that have been driven down for so long by upstart competitors. The wider impact could be a new kind of housing slump - one caused by a restriction of supply rather than demand.

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