• US home prices jumped the most in 7 years in December as the housing-market boom charged into the new year, Case-Shiller says

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Homes are seen for sale in the northwest area of Portland, Oregon.
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    The S&P Case-Shiller US home-price index rose to a 10.4% annualized increase in December, up from 9.5%.
    The reading marks the strongest pace of price growth in seven years, according to a press release.
    The data suggests the US housing market ended 2020 strong amid low inventory and record-low mortgage rates.
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    US home prices surged through the end of 2020 as record-low mortgage rates kept demand at elevated levels, and a general inventory shortage propped up...
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  • New or used? Either way, price hikes squeeze US auto buyers

    6 days ago - By ABC News

    The viral pandemic has triggered a cascade of price hikes throughout America's auto industry - a surge that has made both new and used vehicles unaffordable for many
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