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  1. News - World - UNITED STATES

    US fertility clinic worker may have replaced customer's sperm with own

    Posted Jan 14th 2014, 11:05pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Salt Lake City IVF clinic worker may have replaced sperm with own The University of Utah is investigating a complaint that a convicted felon working at a fertility ... mismatch in their daughter, and were able to trace her lineage with help from relatives of the now-deceased fertility clinic worker, Thomas Ray Lippert. "I don't think we're the only ...

  2. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Cash-strapped US cities starting to spend again

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 03:24am by Bloomberg

    ... a director of research for the National League of Cities in Washington. The financial recovery is easing the risk of credit-rating cuts for local governments, which could increase prices by pushing ...

  3. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Affordable New York office space is going fast

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 05:39am by Bloomberg

    ... encouraging commercial and manufacturing zones outside the city's central business districts. "We actively want to see mixed-use communities," Glen said. The availability rate of class B and C offices downtown fell to 8.7 per cent at the end of the first quarter, compared with the 15.2 per cent rate of early 2011, according to Studley. Space priced at less than US$40 per square foot ...

  4. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    US housing industry shows signs of warming up after brutal winter

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 04:28am by Reuters

    ... now." Another factor that could energise the housing market is homebuyers seeking to capitalise on low interest rates before those rates potentially spike higher. Take Renee Barrett, ... believing interest rates could easily pop back up to 7 per cent or more. A 30-year mortgage rate is currently at 4.56 per cent. Las Vegas home prices fell by more than half during the housing bust. ...

  5. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Dismantling Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac would dent US housing recovery

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 05:14am by Bloomberg

    ... rates, according to Credit Suisse analysts. The plan also would eliminate a mandate that a percentage of mortgages go to lower- and middle-income families, threatening to decrease America's homeownership rate. Senators Tim Johnson and Mike Crapo are trying to pass the measure this year. Outside the Senate chambers, the housing market is showing signs of cooling as tighter lending ...

  6. News - World - UNITED STATES

    30 hurt as train derails and shoots up escalator at Chicago airport

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 01:38am by NYT

    ... rate of speed than a train would be" while pulling into the station and officials are trying to determine why. He said the US National Transportation Safety Board was also investigating. ...

  7. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Blackstone's buy-to-rent binge over as prices surge in the US market

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 05:14am by Bloomberg

    ... started their buying spree, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller index. The rate of US foreclosure starts fell to its lowest level in eight years in the fourth quarter as higher prices allowed ...

  8. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Manhattan flat sales rise on fears of mortgage rate and price increases

    Posted Jan 08th 2014, 05:35am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in New York Apartment sales in upscale New York borough surged at year end, with buyers anticipating rising mortgage rates and a seller's market Manhattan flat buyers rush in before prices rise further Manhattan apartment sales surged in the fourth quarter, setting a record for year-end transactions, as the prospect of rising interest rates and prices pushed buyers ...

  9. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Pending sales of pre-owned US homes disappoint with 0.1 per cent rise

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 05:16am by Bloomberg

    ... York. BNP was the best forecaster of pending home sales the past two years, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. "An increase in mortgage rates and home prices has hurt those who want ... fell 5.1 per cent to a 4.62 million annual rate last month, the fewest since July 2012, the realtors group reported. Home construction fell 16 per cent to an 880,000 annualised rate in January, ...

  10. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Sales of US homes cool along with the weather

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 05:24am by Bloomberg

    ... affordability to depress demand. Purchases decreased 5.1 per cent to a 4.62 million annual rate last month, the fewest since July 2012, figures from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) showed ... was played by lower inventories, higher mortgage rates, slightly higher prices and tighter credit," said Robert Rosener, an economist at Credit Agricole CIB in New York, who correctly projected ...




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