remaining stuck in neutral. On the positive side, the housing market remains an important source of strength and is leading ..... since the spring. So why the disconnect between the housing market and consumer confidence? While a weak jobs market bears some
Association in the first three weeks of November exceeded the October reading. Each of these reports augurs positively for housing market activity. But it appears that the powerful momentum that drove the American housing sector forward in the past three
could stall improvements in the housing market and lead to choppy operating results ..... current economics of the weak housing market . We think Metcalf is well suited ..... continues to weigh on the overall housing market , which we think mutes consumer
of the two operations. The primary risk that seems to concern most investors is a potential fall in the Australian housing market . While Australian home prices have been undoubtedly strong for quite a few years, we're comforted by several crucial
face fewer GDP headwinds in 2014, especially in Italy, Spain, France and the Netherlands. The southern European housing market is still falling, but at a much lower rate, as institutional investors buy distressed properties. We may therefore be entering
especially in light of the signs of a slowing economy and housing market in Canada. In addition, the company has engaged ..... Canadian banks, we are concerned about the impact the housing market will have on Bank of Montreal's credit quality along
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Sales of new U.S. single-family homes recorded their biggest increase in nearly 33-1/2 years in October, suggesting the housing market recovery remains intact despite higher mortgage rates.
WASHINGTON, Dec 4 (Reuters) - Sales of new U.S. single-family homes recorded their biggest increase in nearly 33-1/2 years in October, suggesting the housing market recovery remains intact despite...
may well fall short. 4 4) The improvement in the housing market enabled Fannie Mae (Federal National Mortgage Association ..... improvement. Though a continued improvement in the housing market will enable Fannie and Freddie to enlarge this contribution
There is no question that low rates drive prices of all assets upwards. Back then, both the stock market and the housing market experienced rapid price inflation largely thanks to easy lending that encouraged people to take on more debt. Today