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The anticipated return of first-time buyers to the housing market remains, like many economic indicators, prone to fits and starts.
The oil boom has brought jobs and prosperity to Midland and Odessa, but it has also driven up housing prices, making it difficult for the Department of Family and Protective Services to hire caseworkers.
Two analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch are celebrating the 4-year anniversary of Dodd-Frank, the financial reform law, by calling it "persistent financial repression."
ARMONK, N.Y. a?? Actor/producer Ron Howard and his wife, Cheryl, did not have to negotiate or haggle with a family who sought to move to Westchester County and take over their Victorian-style house with horse barn .
Eight Reasons the Housing Recovery's Been So Slow From tight credit conditions to empty nesters, here is a litany of problems weighing on the housing market, as summarized in the minutes of last month's Federal Reserve policy meeting.
NEW DELHI: Delhi's apparently ever-increasing property prices finally seem to have hit a plateau.
Meritage Homes posted 15 percent earnings growth in the second quarter compared with a year ago but the Scottsdale-based home builder's stock took a hit Thursday morning with a big drop in new U.S. home sales.
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In a story July 11 about people who are hesitant to sell their homes and give up their ultra-low mortgage rates, The Associated Press reported erroneously that a rental index compiled by real estate data provider Zillow had risen 19 percent in the past year.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in nearly 8-1/2 years last week, suggesting the labor market recovery was gaining traction.
Investors reacted to quarterly results from companies across several industries, including Facebook, Ford and Caterpillar.
US new-home sales plummet in June A sign that real estate continues to be a weak spot in the economy Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: http://www.jacksonsun.com/story/news/2014/07/24/us-new-home-sales-plummet-june/13098831/ In this July 10, 2014 photo, a mailman delivers mail to a house for sale in Quincy, Mass.
Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates were stable to slightly higher this week, remaining near their lows for the year.
Sales of new U.S. homes plunged in June, a sign that real estate continues to be a weak spot in the economy.
Greenwich saw a strong second quarter surge in home sales after a slow start due to bad weather.
The brutal winter is still having an impact on existing home sales in the area. The Southwestern Michigan Association of Realtors reports for the first six months of the year, the numbers are about a month behind 2013.
Updated: Sat Jul 26, 2014 07:03 am
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