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Housing crisis: Fears for 100,000 jobs as sector suffers ‘worst conditions for 50 years’
By Harry Wallop and Jonathan Russell
Last Updated: 11:40pm BST 11/07/2008
Up to 100,000 jobs could be lost in the house building sector, according to industry figures, who have described conditions as “worse than at any time since the Second World War.”
The credit crisis, which has meant banks and building societies have stopped offering cheap mortgages, has created an unprecedented slump in demand, according to the industry.
Who will be affected the most by this? Men and their families, of course!
- Consumers support economy — Economies need consumers
- Woman’s work is never done – man’s work ignored
- Man-made, Men deserve gratitude, not vilification.