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Housing construction steady in New Mexico's oil region

Jul. 12, 2020 11:54 PM EDT

HOBBS, N.M. (AP) — The crash of the oil business and the economic decline that has followed the COVID-19 pandemic hasn’t stopped construction for the housing shortage in the heart of New Mexico’s oil region. The Hobbs News-Sun reported Hobbs is seeing new construction with three major...

Southern Nevada home prices and sales rebound despite virus

Jul. 7, 2020 4:25 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Southern Nevada home prices hit a record mark in June and sales increased dramatically from the previous month even as the coronavirus pandemic continues, a trade organization report said. The report by the Las Vegas Realtors trade association indicated that fewer homes sold compared to...

FILE - In this Sept. 3, 2019 file photo a sign rests in front of a newly constructed home, in Westwood, Mass. U.S. home prices rose in April for the eighth straight month, even as sales have stumbled, a sign the coronavirus outbreak has had little impact on real estate values. The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller 20-city home price index climbed 4% in April, the largest gain since December 2018, up from 3.9% in March. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)

US home prices increase 4% in April

Jun. 30, 2020 10:13 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices gains accelerated in April even as sales have stumbled, a sign the coronavirus outbreak has had little impact on real estate values. The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller 20-city home price index climbed 4% in April compared with a year earlier, the largest gain since...

An employee of Centogene looks out of a laboratory container at the airport in Frankfurt, Germany, Monday, June 29, 2020. In the future, people will be able to be tested for the corona virus within a few hours at Germany's first

Domino's expands delivery options, home buying moves online

Jun. 29, 2020 7:39 PM EDT

The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments Monday related to the national and global response, the work place and the spread of the virus. ________________________ FOOD SERVICE: — Domino's Pizza is now offering carside...

FILE - In this June 20, 2018, file photo, an

US pending home sales see record-breaking rebound in May

Jun. 29, 2020 10:53 AM EDT

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes rebounded a record 44.3% in May after a record-breaking decline the previous month, as the impact of the coronavirus pandemic sidelined both buyers and sellers. The National Association of Realtors said Monday that its index...

Ohio Supreme Court upholds administrative foreclosures

Jun. 25, 2020 6:09 PM EDT

CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has ruled that a foreclosure process that sells homes without compensating owners for their equity is legal. At issue before the court was a process known as administrative foreclosures, according to the Ohio Center for Investigative Journalism in an article...

Model homes and for sale signs line the streets as construction continues at a housing plan in Zelienople, Pa., Wednesday, March 18, 2020. U.S. home sales jumped in February to their highest level in 13 years, a trend that will almost certainly be reversed as the viral outbreak keeps more people at home.  (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

Existing home sale plunge 9.7% in 3rd straight monthly drop

Jun. 22, 2020 10:34 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Existing home sales in the U.S. plunged 9.7% in May. It was the third straight monthly decline and further evidence of the harm the virus pandemic has done to the housing market. The National Association of Realtors said Monday that the monthly decline pushed sales down to a seasonally...

US existing home sales plunge 9.7% in May, third straight decline, as pandemic shakes housing market

Jun. 22, 2020 10:01 AM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — US existing home sales plunge 9.7% in May, third straight decline, as pandemic shakes housing market.
In this Sept. 13, 2017 photo provided by Honeywell, Honeywell CEO Darius Adamczyk is photographed at the company's corporate headquarters in Morris Plains, N.J.  (Jeff Zelevansky/Honeywell via AP)

Insider Q&A: Honeywell CEO gears company for pandemic shifts

Jun. 21, 2020 10:00 AM EDT

Honeywell no longer sells its iconic home thermostats, but it's still in the business of making control systems for buildings and aircraft. That's put the 114-year-old conglomerate in a tough spot as workplaces have gone vacant and flights grounded in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Darius Adamczyk, who...

FILE - This Oct. 14, 2015 file photo shows the Food and Drug Administration campus in Silver Spring, Md. On Wednesday, June 17, 2020, the FDA said it has sent warning letters to three companies for marketing adulterated and misbranded COVID-19 antibody tests. The companies targeted by FDA include: Medakit Ltd. of Hong Kong, Antibodiescheck.com of the United Arab Emirates and Sonrisa Family Dental D.B.A. My COVID19 Club of Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

US warns 3 companies over illegal at-home COVID-19 tests

Jun. 17, 2020 6:01 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health regulators are cracking down on three companies for selling at-home blood tests for coronavirus, warning that the products have not been shown to safely and accurately screen for COVID-19. The Food and Drug Administration sent warning letters to the companies Wednesday, saying...