Tuesday, May 13, 2008
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UK house prices could fall "at best" by 5-10% this year, according to secret Cabinet briefing notes accidentally revealed by a housing minister. The notes - prepared by officials for Caroline Flint - also said: "We can't know how bad it will get." Ms Flint, who was photographed with the notes as she entered No 10 for a Cabinet meeting, shrugged the incident off saying: "These things happen".