Report: Richest 7 Percent Got Richer During Recovery
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new report says the richest Americans got richer during the first two years of the economic recovery while average net worth declined for the other 93 percent of the nation's households.
The Pew Research Center report says wealth held by the richest 7 percent of households rose 28…
U.S. Homebuilders Confidence Surges To 6-Year High
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Confidence among U.S. homebuilders rose this month to its highest level in six years and many expect the housing recovery will strengthen in the next six months.
The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo builder sentiment index increased to 40, up from 37 in Augus…