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SRI: Home buying plans up for New York in November, overall consumer confidence rises

Dec 12, 2014
According to the latest poll by Siena Research Institute (SRI), New York State consumer home buying plans were up 6.8 percent in November. Overall, New York State consumer confidence rose 5.2 points to 84 from the last measurement in June 2014. New York’s overall consumer confidence is 4.8 points below the nation’s index of 88.8. 

Buying plans were also up for cars/trucks, consumer electronics and furniture. Buying plans were down for major home improvements. 

To read the entire SRI press release, click here.
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