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Rising home prices, falling sales hurting small businesses

Oct. 28, 2019 10:59 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Many small companies tied to the housing market are seeing a slowdown in business, one that's forecast to continue well into 2020. Reports on home sales, the home remodeling market and sales of furniture and home furnishings show the spreading fallout from rising prices for houses and...

US new homes sales fell 0.7% in September

Oct. 24, 2019 10:20 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. new home sales fell slightly in September with all regions of the country except the Midwest showing declines. The Commerce Department reported Thursday that sales of new homes fell 0.7% last month following a big 6.2% surge in sales in August. Homes were sold at a seasonally...

US new home sales fell 0.7% in September with Midwest only region showing gain

Oct. 24, 2019 10:04 AM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — US new home sales fell 0.7% in September with Midwest only region showing gain.

US new home sales climbed a healthy 7.1% in August

Sep. 25, 2019 11:54 AM EDT

U.S. new home sales jumped 7.1% in August, as low mortgage rates pull buyers into the housing market. The Commerce Department said Wednesday that new homes sales increased to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 713,000, up from a revised 666,000 in July. So far this year, sales have risen a healthy 6.4%. Trade...

US new home sales jumped 7.1% in August amid low mortgage rates

Sep. 25, 2019 10:04 AM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — US new home sales jumped 7.1% in August amid low mortgage rates.