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Calculator: Following the Money in Residential Real Estate
News 2 weeks ago
Calculator: Following the Money in Residential Real Estate

Nearly half the money spent on residential real estate in Manhattan during the first quarter of 2019 (45.4 percent, to be exact) was spent on the...

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Treasury Issues Rules on Tax Breaks for Opportunity Zones
News 3 weeks ago
Treasury Issues Rules on Tax Breaks for Opportunity Zones

The Trump administration released regulations on Wednesday that could help venture capitalists, Native American tribes and entrepreneurs benefit...

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Nonfiction: An Economist’s Argument for Preserving Communities
News 2 months ago
Nonfiction: An Economist’s Argument for Preserving Communities

Raghuram Rajan comes both to praise community and to bury it. This University of Chicago professor and former chief economist for the International...

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Nashville’s Star Rises as Midsize Cities Break Into Winners and Losers
News 5 months ago
Nashville’s Star Rises as Midsize Cities Break Into Winners and Losers

Nashville, right, and Birmingham, Ala., left, were peers 40 years ago. The success of superstar cities like New York and San Francisco and substars...

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Interest Rates Likely to Rise in December, Recap of Fed Meeting Shows
News 5 months ago
Interest Rates Likely to Rise in December, Recap of Fed Meeting Shows

Jerome H. Powell, the Federal Reserve chairman. The central bank is poised to raise interest rates at its next meeting in mid-December, according...

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A Winter-Coat Heavyweight Gives Trump’s Trade War the Cold Shoulder
News 5 months ago
A Winter-Coat Heavyweight Gives Trump’s Trade War the Cold Shoulder

PORTLAND, Ore. — Columbia Sportswear has spent years designing ski jackets and hiking boots to withstand the elements: wind, rain, snow and,...

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Holiday Spending Should Be Strong. And Then?
News 6 months ago
Holiday Spending Should Be Strong. And Then?

A Walmart toy section in Houston. “You see momentum going into the season,” one industry veteran said of the holiday spending prospects. Consumer...

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As Housing Prices Soar, New Zealand Tackles a Surge in Homelessness
News 11 months ago
As Housing Prices Soar, New Zealand Tackles a Surge in Homelessness

The new center-left government is promising to address the problem, which one study found to be among the worst in the developed world....

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