Real Estate

US home sales off 1.7 pct., hurt by Harvey and low supply

Sep 20, 2017

US home sales declined 1.7 percent in August, dragged down by Hurricane Harvey and sales listing shortage

US home sales fell 1.7 percent in August, dragged down by Hurricane Harvey and shortage of properties

Sep 20, 2017

US home sales fell 1.7 percent in August, dragged down by Hurricane Harvey and shortage of properties

US housing starts fall 0.8 pct., a 2nd straight monthly drop

Sep 19, 2017

US housing starts fell 0.8 percent in August, second straight monthly decline

US housing starts fell 0.8 percent in August, second straight monthly decline

Sep 19, 2017

US housing starts fell 0.8 percent in August, second straight monthly decline

GOP eyes popular tax breaks to finance overhaul

Sep 18, 2017

Republicans straining to find about $1 trillion to finance sweeping tax cuts are homing in on two popular deductions that are woven into the nation's fiscal fabric

US homebuilder sentiment falls in September

Sep 18, 2017

U.S. homebuilders are feeling less optimistic about their sales prospects, reflecting concerns that rebuilding efforts following hurricanes Harvey and Irma will drive up costs for construction labor and materials

This Week: Housing starts, Fed meeting, CarMax earnings

Sep 18, 2017

This Week: Housing starts, Fed meeting, CarMax earnings

Long-term US mortgage rates remain at lowest level this year

Sep 14, 2017

Long-term US mortgage rates were unchanged this week at lowest level this year

Gulf real estate expo highlights affordable housing shortage

Sep 11, 2017

The Middle East's premier real estate event showcased thousands of new luxury apartments and villas for the Gulf's moneyed investors, but lacking from the glistening mock-ups were projects to address a growing and urgent need for more affordable housing

AP Exclusive: Most Florida flood zone property not insured

Sep 7, 2017

With Hurricane Irma bearing down on Florida, an Associated Press analysis shows that the number of federal flood insurance policies written in the state has fallen by 15 percent

Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather
+7

High: +11° Low: -2°

Humidity: 83%

Wind: NNE - 7 KPH

Canberra Weather
+27

High: +27° Low: +17°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: W - 20 KPH

Roissy-en-France Weather
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High: +6° Low: -5°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: ENE - 7 KPH

Florence Weather
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High: +9° Low: +6°

Humidity: 97%

Wind: ENE - 17 KPH

Parga Weather
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High: +16° Low: +4°

Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH