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Experts will assess recession’s impact in Md.

Some 600 housing experts and elected officials will analyze the impact of the recession on Maryland’s housing market and the outlook for recovery at a daylong conference Tuesday. The annual Governor’s Conference on Housing will take place at the Baltimore ...

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Pace of new home sales second slowest on record

WASHINGTON — New homes sold at the second-slowest pace on record in August, signaling that the housing market will remain a drag on the economy. Last month’s new home sales were unchanged from a month earlier at a seasonally adjusted ...

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Recession talk quieted by improving economic data

WASHINGTON — The feeble economy exhibited a smidgen of strength Thursday, with mildly positive reports on jobs, store sales and housing. Figures released on unemployment claims, store sales and home-buying contracts all trend in the right direction, tempering fears that ...

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