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SRI: Consumer confidence falls in eight of nine New York MSAs in third quarter 2013

Oct 09, 2013
According to the latest quarterly consumer confidence survey released by the Siena Research Institute (SRI), overall consumer confidence decreased in eight New York State MSAs in the third quarter of 2013.

At 79.6, the New York City region had the highest overall consumer confidence  of the nine regions, and the Utica region had the lowest at 63.4.

Home buying plans increased in Binghamton, Long Island, Mid-Hudson, Rochester, Syracuse and Utica. Home buying plans fell in the Albany, Buffalo and New York City regions. 

To read the entire SRI press release, click here.
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