Multifamily homes in Massachusetts appear to be affected in the state's real estate slump.
The tracking firm the Warren Group reports sales of two-family homes dropped more than 23 percent in the first eight months of the year, compared with last year.
Sales of three-family homes fell by almost 30 percent during the same period.
The Warren Group blames a decline in new real estate investors.
This program aired on October 12, 2006. The audio for this program is not available.