Monthly Archives: January 2013

Great news on the national economic front, both personal income and the savings rate increased in December

Personal income in December 2012 increased 2.6 percent. Nominal and real personal consumption expenditures (PCE) rose 0.2 percent. Nominal disposable personal income (DPI) increased 2.7 percent and real DPI rose 2.8 percent. The personal saving rate as a percentage of … Continue reading

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Wake Education Partners In Context 1/24/13

January 24, 2013 New building program seeks common ground Wake County’s next school construction program, regardless of size, is likely to follow a much different path from years past. That much was apparent during the past week as local leaders … Continue reading

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Wake County School and Economic Update-January 17, 2013

Wake County School and Economic Update-January 17, 2013

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2012 National Foreclosure Report from RealtyTrac

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FHFA House Price Index for November

Washington, DC – U.S. house prices rose 0.6 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis from October to November, according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s monthly House Price Index (HPI). The previously reported 0.5 percent increase in October was revised … Continue reading

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Housing starts in U.S. up 12% in December

Building permits in December 2012 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 903,000, up 0.3 percent from the revised November rate and up 28.8 percent from December 2011. Housing starts in December 2012 were at a seasonally adjusted annual … Continue reading

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Bloomberg News article on Florida foreclosures

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-01-17/florida-defies-housing-rebound-as-foreclosures-soar-mortgages.html

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