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Mortgage Application Volume Falls Last Week   Full Article
Washington, DC, Feb. 26, 2014 -- Mortgage purchase applications last week fell to the lowest level in nearly 20 years, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.

Brintons Signs Designer Virginia Langley   Full Article
Kennesaw, GA, Feb. 26, 2014 -- Carpet firm Brintons has signed an agreement with designer and artist Virginia Langley.

House Prices Rise in December at Slower Pace   Full Article
New York, NY, Feb. 25, 2014 -- The S&P/Case-Shiller index of property values in 20 major cities rose 13.4% from December 2012.

Toll Brothers Income, Sales Surge in Quarter   Full Article
Horham, PA, Feb. 25, 2014 -- Luxury homebuilder Toll Brothers reported first quarter net income was $45.6 million, or $0.25 per share, compared to net income of $4.4 million, or $0.03 per share, a year ago.

Home Depot Earnings, Sales Edge Down in Q4   Full Article
Atlanta, GA, Feb. 25, 2014 -- Home Depot Inc. said that fourth-quarter net income fell 0.8% to $1.01 billion, or $0.73 a share, from $1.02 billion, or $0.68 a share, a year earlier

House Prices Rise 10 Consecutive Quarters   Full Article
Washington, DC, Feb. 25, 2014 -- Home prices rose 1.2% in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency House Price Index.

Consumer Confidence Edges Lower in February   Full Article
New York, NY, Feb. 25, 2014 -- The Conference Board’s consumer confidence index fell to 78.1 in February from 79.4 in January.

Langhorne Carpet Giving Away Six Tons of Wool   Full Article
Penndel, PA, Feb. 25, 2014 -- Last summer’s electrical fire near the shipping dock of Langhorne Carpet Company's century-old, one-story Pennsylvania mill is resulting in a giveaway of six tons of wool to non-profit organizations.

Carpet One Wins PR Award for Design Videos   Full Article
Manchester, NH, Feb. 25, 2014 -- Carpet One Floor & Home said it was named the winner of PR Daily’s Social Media Awards in the category of Best Use of You Tube for its Beautiful Design Made Simple video series.

Armstrong Reports Higher Income, Sales   Full Article
Lancaster, PA, Feb. 24, 2014 - Armstrong World Industries reported fourth quarter net income of $10.8 million, compared to $9.2 million in the fourth quarter of 2012.