• United Wholesale Mortgage CEO talks housing market 

    1 month ago - By Finance Commerce

    The housing market has slowed sharply this year as mortgage rates surged to a 20-year high, reducing homebuyers' purchasing power at a time when home prices have kept climbing.
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  • Upset the sun sets so early? Blame the House for not voting to make daylight savings time year-round

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Republican Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida, an advocate for permanent daylight savings time, called the issue “polarizing as hell.” Joshua Roberts/Getty Images
    The House could have voted this year to make daylight savings time permanent. But it didn't.
    A bill to do so, backed by a bipartisan group of senators, unexpectedly passed the Senate in March.
    The chair of the relevant House committee told Insider he still wants to find "consensus" on the issue.
    Congress came closer than ever this year to moving the country towards permanent daylight savings time, ending the biannual ritual of adjusting...
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