New York, NY, January 17, 2020—The WELL Conference announces that registration is now open for this inaugural event taking place March 29 to April 1 at the Fairmont Princess in Scottsdale, Arizona.
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Washington, DC, January 16, 2020-The U.S. and China signed a trade deal on January 15 easing the tension between the two counties, reports the Wall Street Journal.
Washington, DC, January 16, 2020—Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes edged one point lower to 75 in January, according to the latest National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI).
Washington, DC, January 16, 2020-Advance estimates of U.S. retail and food services sales for December 2019 were $529.6 billion, an increase of 0.3% from the previous month, and 5.8% above December 2018, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.
Cambridge, MA, January 16, 2020-National spending for improvements and repairs on owner-occupied homes is expected to rise only modestly this year, according to the Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity (LIRA) released by the Remodeling Futures Program at the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University.
Washington, DC, January 16, 2020—Prices for U.S. imports advanced 0.3% in December, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported, after ticking up 0.1% the previous month.
Chicago, TN, January 16, 2020—The North American Association of Floor Covering Distributors (NAFCD) and The International Surface Event (TISE) have extended their partnership in 2020.
Washington, DC, January 16, 2020—The combined value of distributive trade sales and manufacturers’ shipments for November was estimated at $1,465.7 billion, up 0.7% from October 2019 and was up 1.0% from November 2018, according the U.S. Census Bureau.
Washington, DC, January 15, 2020—Mortgage applications increased 30.2% from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending January 10, 2020.
Washington, DC, January 15, 2020—The Producer Price Index for final demand edged up 0.1% in December, seasonally adjusted, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported.