Monday, June 30, 2008
Sub-Prime UK , a painful article
Paul Quinn stands among furniture piled in a second-hand store in Wallsend, a town in northeast England where about half of mortgages are subprime. Demand for the chipped tables and cupboards is accelerating, he says. ``One time you couldn't sell, and now they're all buying,'' said Quinn, 57, who minds the shop for Alan Booth Clearances, the local removals company..."