Washington, DC, September 26, 2016—Sales of new single-family houses in August 2016 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 609,000, according to estimates released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
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Chicago, IL, September 26, 2016—Ulrich Emil "Rick" Meyer, founder of Carpetland USA, died September 16 at the age of 91, according to the Chicago Tribune.
Saddle Brook, NJ, September 26, 2016—Nourison has announced the hiring of Emma O’Keefe as the art director, reporting to Giovanni Marra, director of marketing & digital strategy.
Columbia, SC, September 23, 2016—Harold Chapman, president and CEO of Bonitz, headquartered in Columbia, South Carolina, will be retiring from the company effective at the end of the current year.
Modena, IT, September 23, 2016—Mohawk has completed due diligence to acquire Emilceramica, according to the Italian newspaper Gazzetta di Modena.
Washington, DC, September 23, 2016—U.S. house prices rose in July, up 0.5% on a seasonally adjusted basis from the previous month, according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency monthly House Price Index.
Atlanta, GA, September 23, 2016—In a continuing effort to bring dignity back to artisanal craft, Jaipur Living unveils Artisan Row by Jaipur Living, an online marketplace showcasing over 800 one-of-a-kind and limited edition luxury rugs at exceptional values.
Crossville, Tennessee, September 23, 2016—The “Spa Lobby” vignette designed by Healing Environments and sponsored by Crossville won first place in the "Contract Project by a Small Firm” category at the 2016 ASID Illinois Design Excellence Awards.
Manchester, NH, September 22, 2016—The 14th Annual Alan Greenberg Charity Golf Tournament hosted by CCA Global Partners took place on September 21 at Barnsley Gardens Resort in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Washington, DC, September 22, 2016— The American Institute of Architects (AIA) reported the August Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score was 49.7, down from the mark of 51.5 in the previous month.