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Maryland home builders hand out remodeling awards

Thirty awards were handed out to mid-Atlantic remodelers at a ceremony in Linthicum Heights Thursday in categories including accessible living, historic restoration and specialty details. The Remodeling Council of the Home Builders Association of Maryland, a Baltimore-based charter organization of ...

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Builders spent slightly more in September

WASHINGTON — U.S. builders spent slightly more in September on home construction, partially offsetting losses in public schools, roads and government offices. Construction spending rose 0.2 percent in September from August to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $787.2 billion, ...

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U.S. homebuilders less pessimistic in October

WASHINGTON — U.S. homebuilders are less pessimistic about the struggling housing market, but not enough to signal a recovery any time soon. The National Association of Home Builders said Tuesday that its index of builder sentiment this month rose from ...

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New home sales fell in August for 4th straight month

WASHINGTON — Sales of new homes fell to a six-month low in August. The fourth straight monthly decline during the peak buying season suggests the housing market is years away from a recovery. The Commerce Department said Monday that new-home ...

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New-home sales fall, 2011 could be worst year yet

WASHINGTON — The number of Americans who bought new homes fell for the third straight month in July, putting sales on track to finish this year as the worst on records dating back half a century. Sales of new homes ...

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U.S. builders’ outlook rises after hitting 2011 low

WASHINGTON — The outlook among U.S. homebuilders became a bit rosier in June but the future prospects for home construction are anything but promising. An index of builders’ outlook for their industry in June rose two points to 15, the ...

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