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Construction spending continues upward trend

By Martin Crutsinger AP Economics Writer Washington — Builders began work on more homes and the government boosted its investment in federal construction projects in November, marking a third straight monthly increase in construction activity after a dismal summer. Construction ...

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Rising home price trend begins to flatten (1:13 p.m. 11/24/09)

By Alan Zibel AP Real Estate Writer Washington — The summer’s trend of rising home prices is flattening as the traditional home shopping season ends, two reports Tuesday showed. The Standard & Poor’s/Case-Shiller home price index of 20 major cities rose 0.3 ...

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