From the monthly archives:

September 2010

10 Things You’ll Be Paying More For Soon

September 30, 2010
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Buyers who are holding on to their money waiting for lower prices, may want to start spending now. The U.S. Bureau of Statistics’ Consumer Price Index shows prices are on the rise and they are going to continue to climb. Before prices get too high, here are 10 things you may want to buy now. […]

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Lennar Debuts PowerSmart Homes In Jacksonville, Florida

September 30, 2010
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Lennar introduces its energy efficient PowerSmart line of homes to the Jacksonville area as it continues to launch the introduction of its green homes across the country. The division is pleased to announce that all homes that have been built since August of this year have been built as PowerSmart Homes. Now homebuyers in Jacksonville […]

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Jobless Claims Edge Lower

September 30, 2010
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The number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits declined last week but continued to drift in the same range they have been since November, according to a government report released Thursday. There were 453,000 initial jobless claims filed in the week ended Sept.18, down 16,000 from an upwardly revised 469,000 the previous week, according […]

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Lennar’s “America’s Greatest Home Sale Ever” Kicks Off With Launch Of All New Classics Series at Cedar Grove Estates in Tulare, CA

September 30, 2010
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Lennar is inviting all prospective homebuyers to their “America’s Greatest Home Sale Ever” event running now through October 10, 2010. Incredible offers are available on 1,000 homes in 240 communities across the country. In Fresno, homebuyers will love the all new series of solar homes at Cedar Grove Estates in Tulare. Three new model homes […]

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Serious Delinquencies Fall For Fifth Month In A Row

September 30, 2010
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Fannie Mae said serious delinquencies on single-family mortgages slid in July from June, the fifth-straight month of declines, further signaling that home-loan problems were on the downswing. A host of data have shown delinquencies easing this year as the U.S. economy heals. The number of serious delinquencies in Fannie’s portfolio – loans at least 90 […]

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Everything’s Included In Las Vegas As Part Of Lennar’s “America’s Greatest Home Sale Ever”

September 30, 2010
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Lennar is inviting all prospective homebuyers to their “America’s Greatest Home Sale Ever” event running now through October 10. Incredible offers are available on 1,000 homes in 240 communities across the country. In Las Vegas, homebuyers will love the array of today’s most sought-after features and amenities that are included in every Everything’s Included Lennar […]

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Business Activity In U.S. Unexpectedly Accelerates

September 30, 2010
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Business activity in the U.S. unexpectedly accelerated in September, a sign manufacturers are still at the forefront of the recovery. The Institute for Supply Management-Chicago Inc. said today its business barometer climbed to 60.4 in September, exceeding the highest estimate of economists surveyed by Bloomberg News, from 56.7 the prior month. Figures greater than 50 […]

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Small Businesses Optimistic About Economy Says Chase Survey

September 30, 2010
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A majority of Americans may be down on the economy, but 75% of small business owners feel that they will meet or beat their goals by the end of this year, according to a recent survey by Ink from Chase, the business card portfolio from Chase Card Services. “What surprised us this year was the […]

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Ten Safest U.S. Cities? Winners May Surprise You

September 30, 2010
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The 10 safest U.S. cities for families with young children are not sleepy places, as you might suspect, but rather bustling ones on mostly the East or West coast, according to a scorecard to be released Wednesday. They include Boston, New York, San Francisco and Seattle, finds the study funded by Underwriters Laboratories, a non-profit […]

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Lennar’s “America’s Greatest Home Sale Ever” Kicks Off with Launch of All New Classics Series at Treasures in Bakersfield

September 30, 2010
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Lennar is inviting all prospective homebuyers to their “America’s Greatest Home Sale Ever” event running now through October 10, 2010. Incredible offers are available on 1,000 homes in 240 communities across the country. In Bakersfield, homebuyers will love the all new series of homes at Treasures. Two new model homes will be unveiled at the […]

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