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Mortgage Applications Increase Last Week   Full Article
Washington, DC, Nov. 19, 2014 -- Mortgage application volume rose 4.9% last week from the previous week as there was growing interest in purchasing a home, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.

Builders Grow More Confident in November   Full Article
Washington, DC, Nov. 18, 2014 -- Home builder confidence rose four points to a level of 58 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index.

Income, Sales Rise for Home Depot   Full Article
Atlanta, GA, Nov. 18, 2014 -- The Home Depot Inc. reported third quarter earnings of $1.54 billion or $1.15 per share.

Nightingale Award Winners Announced at Conference   Full Article
San Diego, CA, Nov. 18, 2014 --The winners of The Nightingale Awards were honored at the Healthcare Design Conference.

Mohawk's Routman Wins Sustainability Recognition   Full Article
Calhoun, GA, Nov. 18, 2014 -- Rochelle Routman, director of sustainability at Mohawk, was named one of the 10 Most Powerful Women in Sustainability by Green Building & Design for environmental leadership in the category of manufacturing.

Domotex Talks To Feature Top Designers, Architects   Full Article
Hannover, Germany, Nov. 18, 2014 -- The speakers at Domotex 2105 next January rank among the top names in the international architecture and design communities.

Producer Prices Tick Up in October   Full Article
Washington, DC, Nov. 18, 2014 -- The producer price index increased a seasonally adjusted 0.2% in October from a month earlier, the Labor Department said.

New York Manufacturing Continues To Improve   Full Article
New York, NY, Nov. 17, 2014 -- Manufacturing in the New York area rebounded in November to 10.2, according to the New York Fed's latest Empire State manufacturing survey.

Registration Opens for Surfaces   Full Article
Dallas, TX, Nov. 17, 2014 -- Hanley Wood Exhibitions said it has begun attendee registration for The International Surface Event 2015.

Ceramics of Italy Seeking Tile Competition Entries   Full Article
Bologna, Italy, Nov. 17, 2014 -- Confindustria Ceramica (the Italian Association of Ceramics) and the Italian Trade Commission are seeking entries for the 2015 Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition.