Home construction takes a nosedive in January

Toronto housing market takes a February nosedive. The average price in the GTA dipped 12 per cent in the first two weeks of February compared with the same period last year. New listings rose six per cent in the GTA in the first half of February compared with the same period in 2017.

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GSE reform captures political attention Forcing the Hand of Housing Reform. Bonnie M. Wongtrakool Portfolio Manager.. Although housing reform has faded from the political spotlight as the housing market has stabilized, the topic has once again begun to attract attention as GSE conservatorship approaches its eighth anniversary.

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Report: korean shipowners place Majority of Orders in China. Referring to Clarkson Research Institute’s data, Yonhap informed that Korean yards won orders worth a combined 340,000 compensated gross tons (CGTs) to build twelve ships during the month. On the other hand, yards in China received in April orders estimated at 260,000 CGTs to construct 13 vessels.

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Trump pessimistic on Fed as markets continue nosedive.. He said he would visit that stretch of the border "at the end of January for the start of construction." – Home alone -.

Ocwen Financial soars on NYSE after SmarTrend call So here it is, 2017, and finally we have a meaningful action against a predatory servicer, Ocwen. As we’ll discuss below, the Consumer Financial Services Protection Bureau said its suit alleged misconduct at every stage of Ocwen’s business. Ocwen’s stock fell 40% on the day. Yet why has this taken so long? Ocwen was long known to be a particularly abusive servicer in a field rife with.

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Stonegate CEO Jim Cutillo abruptly leaves company The group leaves wednesday for the four-day trip. The getting-ready-for-Cuba era ended abruptly on Feb. 24, 1996, when Cuban MiGs shot two small Brothers to the Rescue planes out of the sky and an.U.S. homeownership hits record low: Gallup Still, the total number of vacant U.S. properties hit 18.6 million, which was a record, a Census official. At the same time, the U.S. homeownership rate moved up to a seasonally adjusted 67.9.

New home construction took a blow in April as, although single-family starts saw a slight increase during the month, building permits dropped, according to the latest report from the U.S. Census.

WASHINGTON _Construction spending took its biggest nosedive in 14 years and manufacturing activity contracted, fresh trouble signs for a struggling economy. The Commerce Department reported Monday that construction spending plunged by 1.7 percent in January. Builders slashed spending on residential.

Newbuilding Orderbook Takes a Nosedive in Q1 zoom The first quarter of 2016 was hit by a major decline in ordering newbuilds with only 77 new ships ordered by the end of March 2016, Clarksons data shows.

Housing contribution to GDP below historical watermark The US economy is doing fine. growth – have continued their sustained slowdown from historical norms. The chart below shows this breakdown, where actual GDP growth is shown in blue, the.