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Fiscal realities and Government contracting (Part 2): Understanding the purchasing connection

September 8, 2011


The drop in real estate values and its impact on property taxes is easy to envision. But that’s just part of the problem. Deeper seated is linkage between housing construction, and the many ways that home sales and building activity affect state and local government revenues. from the November 2010 Governing magazine article “The Housing […]