Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility
Home (page 8)

Tag Archives: housing market

Home sales up, but earlier market weaker than reported

The number of Americans who bought previously occupied homes rose last month. But the National Association of Realtors said it overstated more than 3 million sales during and after the Great Recession, showing the housing market was weaker than previously thought.

Read More »

Foreclosure freeze has support in Wisconsin (UPDATE)

By Joe Lanane Some Wisconsin homebuilders and developers support the recent suspension of some foreclosures, but a board member of the American Bankruptcy Institute says the move will only delay the arrival of the foreclosed properties on the market. Facing ...

Read More »

Housing construction rises 1.7 percent in July; building permits fall

By ?MARTIN CRUTSINGER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — A weak housing market received a tiny boost from apartment construction last month. But the overall outlook remained dim as applications for building permits fell to the lowest level in 14 ...

Read More »