Housing: Prices level
So we havent had the pickup on the construction side that we would normally see. There has been a pickup, but a more normal recovery would have seen housing starts pick up more. Housing starts rose 0.9 percent in June, below analysts forecasts, but the single-family segment of the report was better than expected. In a press conference, Mr. Bernanke left open the possibility that the Fed could begin tapering later this year.
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Thats up from $175,000 in 2011, but down from a peak of $235,000 in 2007. The median price means that half the homes sold for more than that amount, and half sold for less. The Regional Multiple Listing Service, which provides the sales and price information, reports Florence separately from the rest of the county. Home sales in the county, not including Florence, are on the rise. Last year, 3,314 homes sold, up 13 percent from 2011. And Lane County now has just a four-month supply of houses.
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Navy Housing Booted Gunman After Complaints of Noises in Linen Closet, Sources Say
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17, 2013, the day after a gunman launched an attack inside the Navy Yard, spraying gunfire on office workers in the cafeteria and in the hallways at the military installation in the heart of the nation’s capital. More: Navy Yard Shooter Cursed Woman in Wheelchair in Days Before Rampage Three days later, Alexis called Newport, R.I., police with a strange story about hearing voices in his head and being under surveillance by shadowy forces after an altercation at a Virginia airport. The public already knows much of what followed — including trouble-filled stays at a Marriott in Newport, R.I., visits to a Veterans Affairs medical facility there and then a trek to the Washington, D.C., area. Once authorities identified Alexis as the suspect in the rampage on Monday, they immediately ran his credit card to look at his past purchases.
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