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Home Prices Continued to Rise Nationally Over Last 12 Months   Full Article
New York, NY, July 28, 2015—Home prices continued their rise across the country over the last 12 months, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices for May 2015.

Stifel Has Positive Outlook for Flooring Industry in Second Half of 2015   Full Article
St. Louis, MO, July 28, 2015—Stifel has released its outlook for the second half of 2015 and views the macro environment as more positive heading into the back half of the year.

Crossville Sponsors 2015 Hampton Designer Showhouse   Full Article
Crossville, TN, July 28, 2015—Crossville, Inc. is a sponsor and product supplier for the 2015 Hampton Designer Showhouse presented by Traditional Home Magazine and benefiting Southampton Hospital.

HPS Schönox Gives First Smoother Performer Award to CDC Distributors   Full Article
Cincinnati, OH, July 28, 2015—HPS Schönox presented the first ever Schönox Smooth Performer Award this week to CDC Distributors, headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Outcomes of "Ceramic Futures" Project to be Presented at Cersaie   Full Article
Bologna, IT, July 28, 2015—The Architecture Gallery will be hosting a conference presenting the most important design ideas emerging from the third edition of "Ceramic Futures: from poetry to science fiction" at Cersaie on September 30 at 3:00 p.m.

June Durable Goods Orders Up 3.4%   Full Article
Washington, DC, July 27, 2015—New orders for manufactured durable goods in June increased $7.7 billion or 3.4% to $235.3 billion, the U.S. Census Bureau has announced.

New Renters Will Outpace New Homeowners Over Next 15 Years   Full Article
Washington, DC, July 27, 2015—For the next 15 years, new renters will outpace new homeowners, according to the study “Headship and Homeownership: What Does the Future Hold?” by the Urban Institute.

Trombetta Tapped as Director of Marketing & Sales for CCW Concentrates   Full Article
Chicago, IL, July 27, 2015—Consolidated Chemical Works has hired Anthony Trombetta as director of marketing and sales.

Leading Indicators Up 0.6% in June   Full Article
New York, NY, July 24, 2015—The Conference Board Leading Economic Index for the U.S. increased 0.6% in June to 123.6, following a 0.8% increase in May, and a 0.6% increase in April.

Carpet Installation Training in Marietta, Georgia Taking Applications   Full Article
Kansas City, MO, July 24, 2015—Goodwill of North Georgia, the Chattahoochee Technical College and the International Certified Flooring Installers Association are conducting an intensive carpet installation training program October 5 to 23.