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Local apartment construction picks up after a hot decade

Local apartment construction picks up after a hot decade


New national data on apartment construction shows activity slowing down in general, but features several cities with exceptional building activity.

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Home price growth showed no signs of slowing this summer

Home price growth showed no signs of slowing this summer


  Growth in home prices this summer maintained a robust pace, thanks to persistently…

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After two strong months, pending home sales slow

After two strong months, pending home sales slow


After two straight months of nationwide increases, the number of listings under contract by the end of July fell on a monthly basis.

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Consumer confidence remains strong amid economic unease

Consumer confidence remains strong amid economic unease


The Conference Board’s Consumer Confidence Index for August showed Americans shared broadly strong views of the overall economy and their own financial health near the end of the summer.

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Builders finish summer strong but face uncertainty ahead

Builders finish summer strong but face uncertainty ahead


Economists were expecting new-home sales to finish stronger in July, aided by low mortgage rates that act as an incentive for buyers.

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Existing-home sales post year-over-year gain

Existing-home sales post year-over-year gain


Sales of existing homes in July logged their first year-over-year gain in 16 months.

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Housing starts show builders are cautiously optimistic

Housing starts show builders are cautiously optimistic


U.S. homebuilders appear optimistic that low mortgage rates can turn the tide in favor of stronger sales in the months ahead.

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Low rates boost mortgage industry but spook financial markets

Low rates boost mortgage industry but spook financial markets


Wall Street has found itself increasingly on edge in recent weeks, but strangely, that may be breathing fresh life into the mortgage lending industry.

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Consumer confidence on housing hits all-time high

Consumer confidence on housing hits all-time high


Fannie Mae’s Home Purchase Sentiment Index for July rose to its highest reading in nine years.

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The most popular interior design trends in Georgia

The most popular interior design trends in Georgia


Every home is unique in its own way, especially when it comes to interior…

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