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Housing starts highest since before Great Recession - MarketWatch

As a logical result of yesterday’s news that the home building industry is confident, today’s headline shows that builders started building more houses last month — more than any time since October 2007. 84 more words

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DIY Tips For Big and Small Home Improvement Projects

A DIY project is fantastic if the job is done well, but too many times quick fixes and other improper work create a lot of problems down the road. 555 more words

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Housing Starts, Builder Optimism at Recovery Highs

The Mortgage Corner

Privately-owned housing starts in June were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,174,000. This is 9.8 percent above the revised May estimate of 1,069,000 and is 26.6 percent above the June 2014 rate of 927,000. 543 more words

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Consumers Earn and Spend More This Year

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The consumer came to life in May, boosted by a 0.5 percent rise in personal income and helping to support a 0.9 percent surge in personal outlays that reflects heavy spending on autos and retail goods. 429 more words

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Housing Construction Soars

The Mortgage Corner

Housing construction is taking off, as I predicted two weeks ago. The numbers show actual construction starts accelerating as well as building permits for future construction. 546 more words

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May 19, 2015

Stocks opened mixed even after a much better than expected housing report. The Dow and SPX are currently up 17 pts & flat, respectively. The SPX has closed at a record for three straight sessions. 345 more words

2015 Housing Construction Will Surge

The Mortgage Corner

We believe housing construction is about to bloom this spring, due to growing employment. For starters, an additional 45,000 construction jobs were added to nonfarm payrolls in April. 450 more words

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