• Pandemic aftershocks overwhelm global supply lines

    1 month ago - By Washington Post

    One year after the coronavirus pandemic first disrupted global supply chains by closing Chinese factories, fresh shipping headaches are delaying U.S. farm exports, crimping domestic manufacturing and threatening higher prices for American consumers.
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  • Radian: U.S. Housing Market ‘Resilient' During Challenging Year

    Radian: U.S. Housing Market ‘Resilient' During Challenging Year

    1 month ago - By RIS Media

    There is no question that 2020 will go down as challenging year in the history books, across all segments of the markets and everyday life. One thing that remained resilient, however, were the housing markets. According to a new report from Radian Group, Inc. , home prices across the U.S. increased 8.5 percent between the end of November to the end of December, despite the obstacles brought on by the pandemic.
    In 2020, the Radian HPI increased 8 percent YoY, a reflection on the increased estimated values of more than 70 million unique addresses across all single-family property types and...
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