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January Construction Starts Rise 2 Percent (Mon, 08 Apr 2019)
The value of new construction starts in January advanced 2% compared to December, reaching a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $722.5 billion, according to Dodge Data & Analytics.
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Dodge Momentum Index Falters in February (Mon, 08 Apr 2019)
The Dodge Momentum Index lost 4.4% in February, falling to 146.9 (2000=100) from the revised January reading of 153.6.
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Bill to increase housing density near transit clears another committee (Wed, 24 Apr 2019)
A bill that could make it easier to gain approval for high-density housing near transit stops cleared another hurdle in the State Legislature Wednesday morning. While similar legislation was defeated last year, the latest incarnation, Senate Bill 50, has now cleared its first two committee hearings. On Wednesday, SB 50 received a unanimous vote of approval from the Senate Governance and Finance Committee. The bill, authored by Sen. Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco), is intended to incentivize taller,…
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Capitol Mall poised to get big makeover (Wed, 24 Apr 2019)
Capitol Mall, the iconic but underused stretch of downtown between the Tower Bridge and the Capitol building, is about to be the focal point of a plan to make it more active and less inert.
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Land O'Lakes CEO Beth Ford, from the cornfield to the C-suite (Mon, 01 Oct 2018)
Land O'Lakes CEO Beth Ford charts her career path, from her first job to becoming the first openly gay CEO at a Fortune 500 company in an interview with CNN's Boss Files.
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Goldman Sachs slants research to help Democrats, top White House adviser says (Tue, 02 Oct 2018)
Kevin Hassett, President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, suggested Goldman Sachs may be slanting its economic research to help Democrats ahead of the midterm elections.
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Why it's time for investors to go on defense (Thu, 04 Oct 2018)
Howard Marks, co-chairman of Oaktree Capital, explains why investors should start treading lightly.
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Premarket: 7 things to know before the bell (Thu, 04 Oct 2018)
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