Dollar holds steady after of retail-sales data

2019-03-11

The U.S. dollar showed little reaction to a highly anticipated retail sales report for January on Monday, hovering just in the green. U.S. retail sales rose by 0.2% in January, while the December reading of -1.2% was revised to -1.6%. January figures excluding cars and excluding cars and gas, roseRead More →

Home prices fall to a fresh 4-year low, Case-Shiller says

2019-02-26

iStockphoto Row of colorful homes in Issaquah, Washington. The numbers: The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller 20-city index rose a seasonally adjusted 0.2% in December compared to November and was 4.2% higher compared to a year ago. That was the slowest pace of annual growth since November 2014. What happened: Home priceRead More →

This is the best place to buy a home in the U.S.

2019-01-27

Looking to buy a home? You might want to relocate to Virginia Beach, Va. The metropolitan area ranked as the No. 1 home buyer market in the country, according to a study from online real-estate brokerage Owners.com ASPS, +1.66% The report analyzed the housing markets in metropolitan areas with moreRead More →