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Housing starts up in the South – the sole region to show gains

Housing starts up in the South – the sole region to show gains


Two percent jump in housing starts nationwide could mean lower chance of recession

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How to avoid a data-breach nightmare

How to avoid a data-breach nightmare


Don’t get caught “running naked through the woods.”

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First American: ‘If you build it, they will buy it’

First American: ‘If you build it, they will buy it’


Housing starts make progress in September, showing signs of more housing on the way.

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Buyers increasingly depend on family while sellers rely on agents

Buyers increasingly depend on family while sellers rely on agents


NAR report: Selling without the assistance of an agent at a near all-time low.

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Affordability tug of war between prices and interest rates

Affordability tug of war between prices and interest rates


Sixty-four percent of new and existing homes sold in Q3 were affordable to families earning the national median income.

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Harvard University report: Vibrant housing market ahead, provided construction ramps up

Harvard University report: Vibrant housing market ahead, provided construction ramps up


The State of the Nation’s Housing report stresses the need for more inventory

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Latest jobs report beats expectations

Latest jobs report beats expectations


After the October jobs report showed unexpected labor market strength, experts believe the Fed will be unlikely to plan further rate cuts.

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Amid rate cut, housing’s contribution to GDP remains strong

Amid rate cut, housing’s contribution to GDP remains strong


The Fed cuts interest rates while a Commerce Department report notes recent economic growth was driven in part by the real estate sector.

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How low rates may be keeping the U.S. economy afloat

How low rates may be keeping the U.S. economy afloat


The latest Case-Shiller report shows growth.

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New-home sales down in September; experts blame supply woes

New-home sales down in September; experts blame supply woes


Lack of inventory is stalling growth

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