Found this to be the most interesting quote: “Housing activity is not off the charts,” Duy said Wednesday, but “if we hadn’t had the (housing) bubble, we’d be thinking this is the bubble.”

The Bulletin has partnered with the University of Oregon’s College of Arts and Sciences and Department of Economics to produce the Central Oregon Business Index. The index provides a regular snapshot of the region’s economy using economic models consistent with national standards. The index, exclusive to The Bulletin, appears quarterly in the Sunday Business section.

Regional economy keeps humming along - The Bulletin