• Spain will have the world's longest life expectancy in the next 20 years - and the US will fall behind China in the rankings

    28 days ago - By Business Insider

    Japan has had the longest life expectancy in the world for years.
    But a study in the journal Lancet says Spain will earn the first-place post by 2040 with a life expectancy of 85.8 years.
    Spain ranks highly in lists of healthy countries; most recently, it tied for first place in the World Economic Forum's Global Competitiveness Report.
    The United States, meanwhile, will fall significantly in the rankings, reaching 64th place by 2040.
    Japan will soon lose its long-standing title as the country with the longest life expectancy.
    According to a study published Tuesday in the journal Lancet...
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  • NAR: Existing-Home Sales Declined to 5.15 million in September

    NAR: Existing-Home Sales Declined to 5.15 million in September

    28 days ago - By Calculated Risk

    From the NAR: Existing-Home Sales Decline Across the Country in September
    Existing-home sales declined in September after a month of stagnation in August, according to the National Association of Realtors®. All four major regions saw no gain in sales activity last month.
    Total existing-home sales, which are completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops, fell 3.4 percent from August to a seasonally adjusted rate of 5.15 million in September. Sales are now down 4.1 percent from a year ago .
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    Total housing inventory at the end of September...
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  • Existing home sales down 3.4% in September

    Existing home sales down 3.4% in September

    28 days ago - By CNBC

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest read on existing home sales from the National Association of Realtors.
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  • Existing home sales drop in September

    28 days ago - By Inman

    Existing-home sales dropped 3.4 percent to a seasonally adjusted 5.15 million units in September, according to the latest National Association of Realtors report.
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  • U.S. existing home sales fall for sixth straight month

    28 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. home sales fell in September by the most in over two years as the housing market continued to struggle despite strength across the broader economy.
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  • US home sales fall for 6th straight month to slowest pace in nearly 3 years

    28 days ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - US home sales fall for 6th straight month to slowest pace in nearly 3 years.
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