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40 min ago | Wall Street Journal
The anticipated return of first-time buyers to the housing market remains, like many economic indicators, prone to fits and starts.
4 hrs ago | Business Journal
The Gordian Group, a provider of pricing data, procurement software and services for the construction industry, has acquired RSMeans from Reed Construction Data.
8 hrs ago | National Mortgage News
Eight Reasons the Housing Recovery's Been So Slow From tight credit conditions to empty nesters, here is a litany of problems weighing on the housing market, as summarized in the minutes of last month's Federal Reserve policy meeting.
10 hrs ago | Marine News
Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. says it has signed a cooperative agreement with Bechtel Oil, Gas, and Chemicals, Inc. to work together to pursue opportunities for offshore projects for the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and abroad.
14 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
Kennametal Inc. plans to invest $3.4 million immediately on upgrades to the plant, equipment and machinery, as well as another $1.25 million over the next four years.
U.S. companies are reporting sluggish financial results in Latin America, showing the risks they face in relying on Brazil and other emerging markets in the region for growth.
Meritage Homes posted 15 percent earnings growth in the second quarter compared with a year ago but the Scottsdale-based home builder's stock took a hit Thursday morning with a big drop in new U.S. home sales.
Sound Transit already owns the old International Paper plant property on 120th Ave. NE in Bellevue that will become the location of a controversial Sound Transit rail maintenance yard.
Big national home builder Lennar Corp. continues its push into the local multifamily marketplace.
Houston-based McGuyer Homebuilders Inc. has announced plans to build product in several new subdivisions in the greater San Antonio market.
PulteGroup Inc. on Thursday reported profit that rose by 15 percent in its second quarter, and fell short of analysts' expectations.
The Atlanta-based homebuilder benefitted from the improving housing market in the second quarter, posting a 15 percent gain in profit.
Students who are learning their trade as part of the construction of East Riding of Yorkshire Council's 22million Beverley Integrated Transport Plan have secured job offers before they have even finished their studies.
Lennar Homes, one of the nation's leading homebuilders, is pleased to announce that Jason Byham has been named Coastal Carolinas Division President.
During her term as dean, Marilyn Taylor oversaw the 13 percent growth of the student body and the 20 percent growth of the standing faculty at PennDesign.
Dow Chemical Co. shares rallied past $53.72 today for the first time in nine years.
Questioning the validity of Purple Line ridership estimates, the Town of Chevy Chase voted at its July 9 council meeting to formally submit a Maryland Public Information Act request to the state asking for the methodology and models used to develop ridership estimates for the proposed $2.37 billion light rail system.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 07:34 pm
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