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August New Home Sales Rose 43.2% YOY

August New Home Sales Rose 43.2% YOY

Washington, DC, September 24, 2020—Sales of new single-family houses in August 2020 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,011,000, according to estimates released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development, 4.8% above the revised July rate of 965,000 and is 43.2% above the August 2019 estimate of 706,000.

Tile of Spain Adds New Companies to Quick Ship Program

Tile of Spain Adds New Companies to Quick Ship Program

Miami, FL, September 24, 2020—Tile of Spain, the international brand representing over 120 ceramic tile manufacturers belonging to the Spanish Ceramic Tile Manufacturer's Association (ASCER), announces the update of the Tile of Spain USA Quick Ship Collection.

Daltile Collaborates with Gensler on Three New Lines

Daltile Collaborates with Gensler on Three New Lines

Dallas, TX, September 24, 2020—With Gensler, a leading global design and architectural firm, serving as the design consultant, Daltile has recently created and launched three new tile lines: My City, Sector, and Flat.

AIA Architecture Billings Index Held Steady at 40.0 in August

AIA Architecture Billings Index Held Steady at 40.0 in August

Washington, DC, September 23, 2020—The pace of decline during August remained at about the same level as in July and June, posting an Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score of 40.0 (any score below 50 indicates a decline in firm billings), according to the American Institute of Architects (AIA).