Amagon Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Amagon, AR continually updated from thousands of sources.
Thursday Jul 14 | via NWAonline
The U.S. economy has expanded at a modest pace since mid-May amid "slight" price pressures and some softening in consumer spending, a report Wednesday from the Federal Reserve's 12 districts showed. "The outlook was generally positive across broad segments of the economy including retail sales, manufacturing, and real estate," according to the Fed's latest Beige Book, an economic survey by reserve banks published eight times a year. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 12 | via NWAonline
Arkansas home sales jumped 14.4 percent in May compared with a year earlier, the 21st straight month that sales have increased, the Arkansas Realtors Association said. There were 3,344 homes sold in May, up from 2,924 in May 2015. Comment?
Friday Jul 8 | via 5NEWSonline.com
It has been called the worst place in America to rent a house, and many of you call it "home." Arkansas State Representative Greg Leding said The Natural State is the only state in the country that doesn't equally protect landlords, and their tenants. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 29 | via ArkansasBusiness.com
Arkansas consumers expect to make large purchases now because they're seeing low unemployment rates, lower interest rates and the possibility of inflation looming on the horizon, according to the Spring 2016 Arvest Consumer Sentiment Survey released Tuesday. Comment?
Oct 23, 2014 | via Arkansas Times
Since December 2015, about 3,000 Arkansans receiving benefits through the federal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program have been subject to drug screenings, thanks to a bill sponsored by Sen. Blake Johnson in the name of "accountability." There is no comparable requirement for any other government subsidy or service. Comment?
5 min ago | via Reuters
Slovakia's banks will have to apply an extra capital buffer of 0.5 percent as of August 2017 in response to fast-growing lending, the central bank said on Tuesday, becoming the first euro zone country to introduce such a requirement. Lending has far outpaced sluggish credit growth across the rest of the euro zone and Slovakia follows non-euro zone members the Czech Republic, Norway and Sweden in imposing an additional countercyclical capital buffer to limit growth. Comment?
5 min ago | via WMDT
U.S. home prices continued their steady upward march in May, spurred by rising sales and a dwindling supply of available houses. The Standard & Poor's CoreLogic Case-Shiller 20-city home price index increased 5.2 percent in May compared with a year ago. Comment?
9 min ago | via BrothersJudd Blog
New U.S. single-family home sales rose more than expected in June, reaching their highest level in nearly 8-1/2 years, the latest sign that the housing market was gathering momentum. Comment?
11 min ago | via GlobalNews
B.C's superheated housing market has prompted the government to track property sales, and de Jong will release the latest statistics later this morning. The data comes one day after the B.C. Liberal government announced an additional 15 per cent property transfer tax on Metro Vancouver homes purchased by non-Canadians. Comment?
11 min ago | via Reuters
A buoyant yen and oil prices at their lowest in three months kept stock markets on the defensive on Tuesday as investors awaited central bank meetings this week that will unveil new stimulus in Japan and may provide clues on U.S. interest rates. U.S. equity markets fell while stocks in Europe traded slightly above break-even as gains in major healthcare and consumer goods stocks propped up European equities to offset persistent concerns over the region's banking system. Comment?
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