Posts Tagged ‘Associated General Contractors of America’

Discussion On Fed Interest Rate Hike Expected to Heat Up

July 26th, 2016

Today’s News Synopsis: The Census Bureau and HUD announced an increase in new home sales by 3.5% month-over-month and 25.4% year-over-year, putting them at an 8-year high.  Home prices increased 5% in May across the nation according to the S & P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Indeces.  Discussion on the increase in

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Little to No Activity For Construction Jobs Was Reported in June

July 11th, 2016

Today’s News Synopsis: There was little to no activity for construction jobs in June with the unemployment rate decreasing to its lowest in 16 years.  Clear Capital believes the South will see the biggest growth for the housing market.  Despite mortgage rates being at their lowest on record, several people

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 8/30/11

August 30th, 2011

Today’s News Synopsis: CoreLogic is in talks to possibly sell the company in order to improve their shareholders’ value and position.  Bloomberg reported signs of a possible market recovery after seeing housing prices decreased at a slower pace from last year.  According to the latest Case-Shiller Index, home prices showed an improvement in the second

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 8/5/11

August 5th, 2011

Sources: Homeownership Rate Drops to 13-Year Low June Pending Home Sales Rise Mortgage Applications Increase, But Still Low in Latest MBA Weekly Survey Job growth slows and layoffs rise to 16-month high, reports say Home prices edge up in June, but fail to meet 2010 levels Mortgage Rates Drop to Lowest of the Year Senate steps toward

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