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Pleasanton Weekly
Home sales in the West catapult 23.2% in DecemberExisting-home sales snapped back solidly in December as more buyers reached the
Home sales in the West catapult 23.2% in December
Pleasanton Weekly / Posted yesterday
Existing-home sales snapped back solidly in December as more buyers reached the market before the end of the year. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) reported that western states and the South led large increases in the U.S. Total... Read more
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Morningstar
U.S. Pending Home Sales Index Up 0.1% In DecemberAn index measuring pending home sales--a gauge of purchases before they become
U.S. Pending Home Sales Index Up 0.1% In December
Morningstar / Posted 9 days ago
An index measuring pending home sales--a gauge of purchases before they become final--rose 0.1% to a seasonally adjusted reading of 106.8 in December, the National Association of Realtors said Thursday. An index of 100 is equal to the average level... Read more
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Market Watch
Pending home sales inch up 0.1% in DecemberPending home sales eked out a small gain in December, signalling moderate home-
Pending home sales inch up 0.1% in December
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
Pending home sales eked out a small gain in December, signalling moderate home-buying activity ahead. The National Association of Realtors’ monthly index rose to 106.8 from a downwardly-revised 106.7 in November. The index was 4.2% higher compared... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Existing home sales raise the roofBest Existing Home Sales Since 2006 Good news has been hard to find on Wall St
Existing home sales raise the roof
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 10 days ago
Best Existing Home Sales Since 2006 Good news has been hard to find on Wall Street these days, so the Existing Home Sales report on Friday was a breath of fresh positive air. December's existing home sales shot up 14.7% from November, topping all... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Existing home sales raise the roofBest Existing Home Sales Since 2006 Good news has been hard to find on Wall St
Existing home sales raise the roof
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 10 days ago
Best Existing Home Sales Since 2006 Good news has been hard to find on Wall Street these days, so the Existing Home Sales report on Friday was a breath of fresh positive air. December's existing home sales shot up 14.7% from November, topping all... Read more
10d
KCEN-TV
Rent Relief Could be Coming Here(CNBC) -- Renters take note: It's getting harder to buy a home today, but it ma
Rent Relief Could be Coming Here
KCEN-TV / Posted 10 days ago
(CNBC) -- Renters take note: It's getting harder to buy a home today, but it may be getting easier to stay right where you are. Home price gains are accelerating, but rents are moderating and could ease substantially in some markets. By the end of... Read more
11d
Morningstar
U.S. Home Price Growth Picks Up in November, Case-Shiller SaysThe S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index, covering the entire nation, rose 5.3% in
U.S. Home Price Growth Picks Up in November, Case-Shiller Says
Morningstar / Posted 11 days ago
The S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index, covering the entire nation, rose 5.3% in the 12 months ended in November, greater than a 5.1% increase in October. Strong price increases are being driven in part by employment and wage growth and low mortgage... Read more
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Business Spectator
US home price growth lifts in NovemberHome price growth accelerated in November, according to a report released on Tu
US home price growth lifts in November
Business Spectator / Posted 11 days ago
Home price growth accelerated in November, according to a report released on Tuesday, underscoring that the market continues to favour sellers and present affordability challenges for buyers. The S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index, covering the... Read more
11d
The Courier Mail
US home price growth lifts in NovemberS&P/Case-Shiller index shows accelerated growth in the month, as market continu
US home price growth lifts in November
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
S&P/Case-Shiller index shows accelerated growth in the month, as market continues to favour sellers. Home price growth accelerated in November, according to a report released on Tuesday, underscoring that the market continues to favour sellers and... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
World Week Ahead: Central banks take centre stageAfter a volatile start to the year, investors will scrutinise a statement from
World Week Ahead: Central banks take centre stage
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 13 days ago
After a volatile start to the year, investors will scrutinise a statement from US Federal Reserve policymakers at the end of their two-day meeting on Wednesday for signs of a slower path of interest rate increases this year. Forecasts released after... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chattanooga homes sales, prices rise to record highHome sales by Chattanooga Realtors rose 11.4 percent last year to a record high
Chattanooga homes sales, prices rise to record high
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
Home sales by Chattanooga Realtors rose 11.4 percent last year to a record high as home buyers capitalized on historically low mortgage rates and improved economic and real estate markets to boost both the number and price of single-family homes sold... Read more
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Market Watch
First-time buyers slowly returning to housing market, data showFirst-time home-buying levels, in the doldrums since the 1980s, are slowly star
First-time buyers slowly returning to housing market, data show
Market Watch / Posted 14 days ago
First-time home-buying levels, in the doldrums since the 1980s, are slowly starting to improve. Sales of existing homes climbed 14.7% in December, the National Association of Realtors said Friday, and the share of first-time home buyers in the last... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Homes still selling but 2016 expected to be slowerTribune staff TAMPA — Residential real estate is still selling here and statew
Homes still selling but 2016 expected to be slower
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Tribune staff TAMPA — Residential real estate is still selling here and statewide, but not at the break-neck pace it has been over the past few months. Real estate trends for 2016 will struggle to keep up with the 7 percent increase in sales... Read more
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Morningstar
U.S. Existing-Home Sales Rebound in DecemberExisting-home sales rose 14.7% in December from the prior month to a seasonally
U.S. Existing-Home Sales Rebound in December
Morningstar / Posted 15 days ago
Existing-home sales rose 14.7% in December from the prior month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.46 million, the National Association of Realtors said on Friday. Economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal had expected existing home sales... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Central Ohio home sales, prices set record in 2015 A robust economy pushed central Ohio home sales to record heights last year,
Central Ohio home sales, prices set record in 2015
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
A robust economy pushed central Ohio home sales to record heights last year, despite a shortage of properties on the market. For the year, 29,408 Columbus-area homes changed hands, 9.3 percent more... Read more
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Providence Business News
Existing U.S. home sales rise to close out best year since 2006WASHINGTON - Purchases of previously owned U.S. homes rose more than projected
Existing U.S. home sales rise to close out best year since 2006
Providence Business News / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON - Purchases of previously owned U.S. homes rose more than projected in December, helped in part by warmer weather and wrapping up the best year since 2006. Contract closings jumped 14.7 percent, the most on record, to a 5.46 million... Read more
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15d
Channel NewsAsia
US existing home sales surge a record 14.7 percentWASHINGTON: U.S. home resales rebounded strongly in December from a 19-month lo
US existing home sales surge a record 14.7 percent
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON: U.S. home resales rebounded strongly in December from a 19-month low and prices surged, indicating the housing market recovery remained intact despite signs of a sharp moderation in economic growth in recent months. The National... Read more
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Market Watch
Existing home sales come roaring back in DecemberSales of existing homes soared 14.7% in December, the biggest monthly increase
Existing home sales come roaring back in December
Market Watch / Posted 15 days ago
Sales of existing homes soared 14.7% in December, the biggest monthly increase ever recorded, reflecting some makeup from a depressed sales pace in November. Home resales ran at a seasonally-adjusted annual rate of 5.46 million, the National... Read more
15d
Reuters
U.S. existing home sales surge a record 14.7 percentHomes are seen for sale in the northwest area of Portland, Oregon, in this file
U.S. existing home sales surge a record 14.7 percent
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
Homes are seen for sale in the northwest area of Portland, Oregon, in this file photo taken March 20, 2014. WASHINGTON U.S. home resales rebounded strongly in December from a 19-month low and prices surged, indicating the housing market recovery... Read more
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FOX Business
Existing Home Sales Surge a Record 14.7%U.S. home resales rebounded strongly in December from a 19-month low and prices
Existing Home Sales Surge a Record 14.7%
FOX Business / Posted 15 days ago
U.S. home resales rebounded strongly in December from a 19-month low and prices surged, indicating the housing market recovery remained intact despite signs of a sharp moderation in economic growth in recent months. The National Association of... Read more
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FOX Business
Existing Home Sales Surge a Record 14.7%U.S. home resales rebounded strongly in December from a 19-month low and prices
Existing Home Sales Surge a Record 14.7%
FOX Business / Posted 15 days ago
U.S. home resales rebounded strongly in December from a 19-month low and prices surged, indicating the housing market recovery remained intact despite signs of a sharp moderation in economic growth in recent months. Continue Reading Below The... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Smart Moves: Tips for a quick saleDespite the expectation that mortgage rates could rise in 2016, housing economi
Smart Moves: Tips for a quick sale
The Oklahoman / Posted 22 days ago
Despite the expectation that mortgage rates could rise in 2016, housing economists remain upbeat about home sales during the year. "Another year of stronger housing demand and sales will be driven by increasing consumer confidence and solid job... Read more
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TheStreet.com
5 U.S. housing predictions for 2016Rising home prices may have slowed, but affordability with a dwindling supply o
5 U.S. housing predictions for 2016
TheStreet.com / Posted 24 days ago
Rising home prices may have slowed, but affordability with a dwindling supply of homes is expected to remain a stumbling block for many prospective home buyers in 2016, U.S. housing experts say. Real estate economists expect the U.S. housing market... Read more
26d
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Cheap oil could hurt these housing marketsFalling oil prices might be good for your gas tank, but for your home's value .
Cheap oil could hurt these housing markets
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 26 days ago
Falling oil prices might be good for your gas tank, but for your home's value ... maybe not so much. Home prices are expected to rise around 3.5% this year, but some energy-producing states could be facing smaller gains or even an eventual... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Five U.S. sectors expected to outperform in 2016A series highlighting news and trends in international business that matter to
Five U.S. sectors expected to outperform in 2016
The Globe and Mail / Posted 30 days ago
A series highlighting news and trends in international business that matter to investors looking for opportunities outside of Canada. It’s a tough time for investors engaged in scanning the globe for growth opportunities. The Eurozone is expected to... Read more

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