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Home Prices Rise in April but at Slower Pace   Full Article
New York, NY, June 24, 2014 -- Home prices in 10 major U.S. cities increased 10.8% in the year ended in April, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index.

Consumer Confidence Rises in June   Full Article
New York, NY, June 24, 2014 -- The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index improved again in June.

Tile Outlets of America Names VP of Purchasing   Full Article
Atlanta, GA, June 24, 2014 -- Kathryn Spencer has been hired as vice president of purchasing and business development for Tile Outlets of America.

Government Says House Prices Flat in April   Full Article
Washington, DC, June 24, 2014 -- The Federal Housing Finance Agency reported that its monthly House Price Index showed no change in U.S. house prices for April from the prior month.

J+J Releases Sustainability Report   Full Article
Dalton, GA, June 24, 2014 -- J+J Flooring Group has released its 2013 Sustainability Report.

Sales of Existing Homes Increase in May   Full Article
Washington, DC, June 23, 2014 -- Sales of existing homes rose 4.9% in May to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.89 million, the National Association of Realtors reported.

Mohawk Moves Up on Fortune 500 List   Full Article
New York, NY, June 23, 2014 -- Mohawk Industries ranked number 357 on this year's Fortune 500 list with revenues of $7.35 billion, an increase of 27% from the previous year.

Beaulieu Holding Job Fair Tuesday in Gainsville   Full Article
Dalton, GA, June 23, 2014 -- Flooring maker Beaulieu America will be conducting a job fair on Tuesday, June 24, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Georgia Department of Labor in Gainesville, Georgia.

USGBC Issues Report on Green Housing   Full Article
Washington, DC, June 23, 2014 -- The U.S. Green Building Council estimates that there are as many as 150,000 LEED-certified green housing units worldwide, a number that more than doubled between 2011 and 2012.

Karndean CEO Wins Regional Entrepreneur Award   Full Article
Export, PA, June 23, 2014 -- Karndean Designflooring said that CEO Ed Perrin has received the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 Award in the Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia program.