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Cost of gas and housing pushed up US inflation in March
CNN – April 10, 2024
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Small business optimism hits 11-year low as inflation fears won’t go away
CNBC – April 09, 2024
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Consumer confidence continues to increase monthly in 2024
Chain Store Age – Current News – April 08, 2024
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Multifamily Stages Strong Rebound in Demand
GlobeSt.com – April 08, 2024
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First-Time Homebuyers Grab Bargains in Midwest
GlobeSt.com – April 08, 2024
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The solar eclipse could deliver a $6 billion economic boom: “The whole community is sold out”
cbsnews.com – April 06, 2024
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A Slower Economy, Lower Inflation; The Odds Of A June Rate Cut Are Significant
Forbes – March 30, 2024
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US Residents Now Need to Make Six Figures to Buy a Home
GlobeSt – April 04, 2024
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Weekly mortgage demand remains stalled, as interest rates stay stubbornly high
CNBC – April 03, 2024
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Everyone ‘Knows’ Elections Impact CRE. But Does The Data Back It Up?
Bisnow – April 01, 2024
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U.S. economy expanded in March at slightly slower speed, ISM shows. Inflation cools a bit.
MarketWatch – April 03, 2024
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Key Bridge Collapse Highlights Holes In U.S. Infrastructure Funding
Bisnow – March 31, 2024
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The Economic Impact Of The Baltimore Bridge Collapse Will Linger, Contributing To Inflation
Forbes – March 29, 2024
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US economic growth for last quarter is revised up slightly to a healthy 3.4% annual rate
Yahoo Finance – March 28, 2024
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Americans are more confident inflation is on the decline
Yahoo Finance – March 28, 2024
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The Status of Maturing Loans in 2024
GlobeSt – March 28, 2024
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Home prices continue to outpace income
mpamag.com – March 28, 2024
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Macy’s closures a win for off price
Retail Dive – March 27, 2024
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Federal Reserve Still Sees 3 Rate Cuts In 2024 But Holds Rates Steady For Now
Bisnow – March 20, 2024
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The US economy is nowhere near a recession, Goldman Sachs’ top economist says
CNN – March 20, 2024
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Kohl’s expands home goods assortment by 40%
Retail Dive – March 19, 2024
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Intel Wins $8.5B From CHIPS Act To Build Semiconductor Factories
Bisnow – March 20, 2024
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Multifamily Loan Losses Spike As Debt From 2021 Peak Comes Due
Bisnow – March 20, 2024
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Making the Numbers Work for BTR | GlobeSt
GlobeSt – March 20, 2024
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Consumer prices rise more than forecast as inflation pressures persist
Yahoo Finance – March 14, 2024
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Janet Yellen Says Rates Will Be Higher for Longer
GlobeSt – March 14, 2024
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Retail sales rebound in February in sign of consumer spending resilience
Yahoo Finance – March 14, 2024
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Dollar Tree, Family Dollar to close 1,000 stores
Retail Dive – March 13, 2024
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Industrial On Track to Deliver Weakest Q1 Performance in a Decade
GlobeSt – March 14, 2024
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More Construction Projects Are Being Delayed Or Abandoned Entirely
Bisnow – March 12, 2024
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CRE Risk To Banks Is ‘Manageable,’ Powell Reiterates In Congressional Appearance
Bisnow – March 06, 2024
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Why it’s not all doom and gloom for commercial real estate
CNN – March 04, 2024
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Target launched ‘Dealworthy,’ here’s what retailers should take away
Chain Store Age – March 06, 2024
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5 major cities where pros predict home prices are likely to drop next
Smart Money – March 02, 2024
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Ross Stores to open 90 new stores in 2024
DSN Retailing Today – March 06, 2024
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Fed’s preferred inflation gauge logs lowest annual rise since March 2021
Yahoo Finance – March 01, 2024
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Treasury yields wobble after inflation data comes in as expected
CNBC – February 29, 2024
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US economy on firmer footing heading into first quarter
Reuters – March 01, 2024
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Hawkish Fed impedes regional banks’ efforts to shed CRE risks
Reuters – February 27, 2024
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FTC Moves to Block Kroger-Albertsons Merger
Connect CRE – February 26, 2024
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Restaurants Sales Projected to Rise 6%
GlobeSt – March 01, 2024
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25,000+ Meijer workers ratify new labor contract with pay raises
ABC 12 WJRT-TV – February 25, 2024
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US home prices hit new all-time high in December
CNN – February 27, 2024
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Applications for US jobless benefits fall again as labor market powers on
Yahoo Finance – February 22, 2024
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7% mortgage rates make a comeback, stifling home-buying demand
The Wall Street Journal – February 21, 2024
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Oil prices rise as Fed officials indicate interest rates have peaked
CNBC – February 21, 2024
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Student Housing Pre-Leasing Breaks Record As The Sector Gains Momentum
Bisnow – February 21, 2024
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How Demographics Differ Among Indoor Malls, Open-Air Centers and Outlets
GlobeSt – February 20, 2024
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Big Banks Are Low on Reserves for Delinquent CRE Loans
GlobeSt – February 21, 2024
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Retailers optimistic; new store openings up
Chain Store Age – February 14, 2024
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Housing Costs Are Still High. And There’s More Trouble Ahead.
MarketWatch – February 15, 2024
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The Fed Is Right to Be Patient on Rate Cuts
Smart Money – February 12, 2024
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Pace Of Distress Slows As Banks Try To Work Out What Lies Beneath
Bisnow – February 09, 2024
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As Big Banks Get Bigger, Sale-Leasebacks Soar For Smaller Banks
Bisnow – February 07, 2024
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Banks Expecting More Tightening on CRE Underwriting Standards
GlobeSt – February 07, 2024
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Housing sentiment jumps to highest level since March 2022
The Wall Street Journal – February 07, 2024
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How optimistic are e-commerce retailers for 2024?
Chain Store Age – February 05, 2024
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Ensuring Success With Spiraling Insurance Prices
GlobeSt – February 06, 2024
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Treasury yields climb after Powell once again dashes hope for a March rate cut
CNBC – February 05, 2024
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January jobs report: US economy adds 353,000 jobs, blowing past Wall Street expectations
Yahoo Finance – February 02, 2024
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No Cut Yet: Fed Holds Interest Rates At 23-Year High
Forbes – January 31, 2024
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Red Sea supply chain inflation may be peaking already, new trade data suggests
CNBC – January 31, 2024
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Off-price retailers, thrift stores grow share of apparel category
Chain Store Age – January 31, 2024
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Walmart announces ambitious 5-year store plan
Retail Dive – January 31, 2024
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US job openings grew in December
CNN – January 30, 2024
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GDP: US economy grows at 3.3% annual pace in fourth quarter, faster than expected
Yahoo Finance – January 25, 2024
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Real average hourly earnings increased 0.8 percent from December 2022 to December 2023
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics – January 22, 2024
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Discount retailers to fuel store openings in 2024
Chain Store Age – January 19, 2024
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‘It’s a tough industry out there’: A look at the furniture supply chain’s challenging year
Retail Dive – January 23, 2024
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Wayfair lays off 1,650 employees in latest restructuring
Retail Dive – January 19, 2024
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Builder Confidence Increases with Falling Mortgage Rates
GlobeSt – January 23, 2024
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Demand for mortgages picks up: MBA
HousingWire – January 24, 2024
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Retail sales rise 0.6% in December, topping expectations for holiday shopping
CNBC – January 17, 2024
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Unemployment rate at 3.7 percent in December 2023 : The Economics Daily: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics – January 16, 2024
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Office Loan Delinquencies Surge To 6.5% To End 2023, Hotels Not Far Behind
Bisnow – January 17, 2024
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Restaurants bullish on expansion in 2024
Chain Store Age – January 17, 2024
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9 in 10 homeowners have a mortgage rate below 6% — here’s why that’s hurting the housing market
Smart Money – January 13, 2024
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U.S. online grocery sales down 1.2% in 2023 year-over-year
Chain Store Age – January 16, 2024
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Where the Top Rental Markets Will Be This Year
GlobeSt – January 10, 2024
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U.S. Office Vacancy Breaks All-Time Record
Bisnow – January 08, 2024
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Inflation Hotter Than Expected In December—But Core Inflation Falls To 2.5-Year Low
Forbes – January 11, 2024
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CMBS Delinquencies Expected to Reach 4.5% This Year
GlobeSt – January 09, 2024
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Fitch: ‘Rising headwinds’ are rushing toward consumers in 2024
Retail Dive – January 09, 2024
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U.S. companies in no hurry to disclose ownership under new Treasury rule
CNBC – January 08, 2024
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Mortgage rates inch up for the second week in a row, landing at 6.66%
CNN Money – January 11, 2024
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Housing sentiment jumps as nearly a third of Americans believe mortgage rates will fall in the coming year
Smart Money – January 08, 2024
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December jobs report: US economy adds 216,000 jobs, shocking Wall Street
Yahoo Finance – January 05, 2024
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Monthly job openings hit lowest level since March 2021
Yahoo Finance – January 04, 2024
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$117B In Office Debt Coming Due This Year, Pushing Some Big Owners To The Brink
Bisnow – January 03, 2024
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Retail trends that shaped the holidays in 2023
Retail Dive – January 02, 2024
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From FedEx to airlines, companies are starting to lose their pricing power
CNBC – December 29, 2023
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Treasury yields rise as investors look to fresh economic data
CNBC – January 03, 2024
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US mortgage rates increase for the first time since October
CNN Money – January 04, 2024
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This Key Inflation Metric Finally Hit Federal Reserve’s Target
Forbes – December 22, 2023
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Prices Fell for the First Time Since 2020. What Was Behind the Drop
MarketWatch – December 22, 2023
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U.S. Holiday Retail Sales Rose 3.1%—Falling Behind Expectations
Forbes – December 26, 2023
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The Housing Market Is Turning a Corner. 3 Predictions for Next Year
MarketWatch – December 23, 2023
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New home sales plunged in November amid high mortgage rates
CNN Money – December 22, 2023
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Fed Holds Rates and Signals Several Cuts in 2024
GlobeSt – December 13, 2023
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Manufacturing companies balance strong growth with inflation and labor woes
DC Velocity – December 13, 2023
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Millennials are ‘being squeezed’ in the housing market — and one group is feeling the pain more than the rest
Smart Money – December 12, 2023
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Here’s the inflation breakdown for November 2023 — in one chart
CNBC – December 12, 2023
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Americans are more optimistic on inflation — but they’re feeling iffy about the job market, New York Fed says
Smart Money – December 11, 2023
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Macy’s receives buyout offer — is it all about real estate?
cbsnews.com – December 11, 2023
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The Expansion of the CRE Auction Process – Connect CRE
Connect CRE – December 07, 2023
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November retail sales surprise Wall Street
Yahoo Finance – December 14, 2023
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Forecasters Expect 1% GDP in Foreseeable Future
GlobeSt – December 05, 2023
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Mortgage rates fall back again, nearing 7% and fueling some refinance activity
Yahoo Finance – December 07, 2023
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Americans ramp up holiday spending plans even as they give the economy low marks
CNN – December 06, 2023
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10-year Treasury rebounds off September low as traders await key jobs data
CNBC – December 07, 2023
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Weak US third-quarter unit labor costs point to slowing inflation
Reuters – December 06, 2023
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McDonald’s unveils CosMc’s, its answer to Starbucks
CNN – December 06, 2023
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Many Bet That the Federal Reserve Will Cut Rates Soon
GlobeSt – November 29, 2023
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Cyber Monday shoppers spent $12.4 billion online: Adobe
Retail Dive – November 29, 2023
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Treasury yields fall as investors consider economic outlook
CNBC – November 28, 2023
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Winners and losers of Black Friday 2023
Retail Dive – November 25, 2023
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Dollar Tree may shrink Family Dollar footprint: CEO
Retail Dive – November 29, 2023
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Banks Still Fear a Run on Assets, Expert Says
GlobeSt – November 15, 2023
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Retail Lenders’ Appetite Is For Budget-Friendly Dining
GlobeSt – November 14, 2023
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Net Lease Investors Can Relax About Rite Aid
GlobeSt – November 13, 2023
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Core Inflation Falls To Lowest Level Since September 2021
Forbes – November 14, 2023
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US retail sales fell in October for the first time in seven months
CNN Money – November 15, 2023
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Hard Landing? Soft Landing? These Economists Say There’ll Be No Landing At All
GlobeSt – November 15, 2023
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REITs Rally To Beat S&P’s Best Day On New Inflation Data
Bisnow – November 14, 2023
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More Landlords Chart Post-WeWork Path, Including A Residential Conversion
Bisnow – November 15, 2023
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Walgreens, Target Push To Handle More Deliveries In Stores, Not Warehouses
Bisnow – November 15, 2023
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The Most and Least Expensive Metros for SFR Rents
GlobeSt – November 15, 2023
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Homebuyers’ Income Soars to Record High
GlobeSt – November 15, 2023
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