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2010 

The Federal Reserve adjourns from a scheduled, 2-day meeting today.  It's one of 8 scheduled Fed meetings for 2010. Upon adjournment, Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke & Co. will release a formal statement to the market. In it, the Fed is expected to announce "no change" in the Fed Funds Rate. The Fed Fu...
04/28/2010
Today, the Federal Open Market Committee voted 9-to-1 to leave the Fed Funds Rate unchanged within in its current target range of 0.000-0.250 percent. In its press release, the FOMC noted that, since March, the U.S. economy "has continued to strengthen" and that the jobs markets "is beginning to ...
04/28/2010
The sales of newly-built homes soared in March. Even more than what was expected. But the news may not be as glowing as what the media is telling us. Take a look at the.........   Read the COMPLETE BLOG POST: New Homes Sales Were Strong in March, But Not As Strong As The News Would Have You Belie...
04/28/2010
The sales of newly-built homes soared in March. Even more than what was expected. But the news may not be as glowing as what the media is telling us. Take a look at ...
04/28/2010
The sales of newly-built homes soared in March. Even more than what was expected. But the news may not be as glowing as what the media is telling us. Take a look at ...
04/28/2010
Existing Home Sales rose in March, as expected. U.S. home buyers closed on 7 percent more homes as compared to February. Furthermore, versus March 2009 -- a month many people equate to the low point of the U.S. economy -- sales volume was up 16 percent. "Existing home sale" is the technical term ...
04/23/2010
More than 60 percent of U.S. homes are "over-assessed", says an industry trade group. Homeowners in Lake Mary pay more in property taxes than they otherwise should have to.  You might be one of them. Have you considered fighting your........   Read the COMPLETE BLOG POST HERE: Fight Your Real Es...
04/22/2010
Mortgage rates and home affordability have improved lately, thanks to an unlikely ally -- Mother Nature. In the 7 days since Iceland's Eyjafjallajökull erupted, ash clouds have grounded planes, disrupted businesses, and stranded exports in warehouses worldwide. It's a drag on commerce that's spil...
04/21/2010
After a strong March showing and a surprise upward-revision for February, Housing Starts are, once again, trending better. It's yet another signal that the housing market in Orlando and nationwide is stabilized. A Housing Start is a new home on which construction has started and, over the last 6 ...
04/20/2010
Fold-up speakers for your MP3 players?  You better believe it.  OrigAudio's eco-friendly Fold-N-Play speakers let you take your favorite playlists on the road to your office, hotel rooms and the beach. Made from recycled............   Read the COMPLETE BLOG POST HERE: Portable, Foldable Speakers ...
04/19/2010
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