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Consumer Prices Up 0.4% in August

Consumer Prices Up 0.4% in August

Washington, DC, September 14, 2017—The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) rose 0.4% in August on a seasonally adjusted basis, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported.

Mortgage Applications Rose 9.9% Last Week

Mortgage Applications Rose 9.9% Last Week

Washington, DC, September 14, 2017—Mortgage applications increased 9.9% from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending September 8.

H.J. Martin Takes Home Two BUILD Wisconsin Awards

H.J. Martin Takes Home Two BUILD Wisconsin Awards

Green Bay, WI, September 14, 2017—The Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Wisconsin has awarded H.J. Martin and Son two 2017 BUILD Wisconsin awards, each in the Specialty Contractor-Finishes category.

Producer Prices Rose 0.2% in August

Producer Prices Rose 0.2% in August

Washington, DC, September 13, 2017—The Producer Price Index for final demand advanced 0.2% in August, seasonally adjusted, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported.