Real estate | Econ development

Does the summer home sales bounce help furniture dealers, related industries?
With existing home sales for May posting their best gain since 2011, as USA Today reports, and this week’s new [...]
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Find local economic indicators in quirky commerical real estate stories
The commercial real estate sector tends to get overlooked amid spring selling season in the single-family housing market, but a [...]
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A new way to look at housing prices:  NYT’s shows what a buck will buy
I always admire alternative storytelling, from video to maps to interactive graphics or just clever ways that writers use prose.  [...]
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Quicktips: Mad Men kitsch, real-estate glitch, Passover product pitch
We’re amid one of those stimulating times of year when the seasonal news pegs are so numerous it’s hard to [...]
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New state tax revenue data gives insight into consumer spending
New numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau on state tax revenues are just out for the fourth quarter of 2013, [...]
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Assess the vacation home market as getaway season draws near
Whether a lakeside cabin, desert ranch, riverside RV or beachfront cottage, owning the getaway home is many a consumer’s dream. [...]
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