Tag: housing market

South Korean builders’ sales rise 9.9pc in 2017

SEJONG: South Korean builders saw their sales rise 9.9 percent last year from a year earlier amid a boom in the local housing market, government...

RBC warns authorities may intervene in Toronto housing market

TORONTO: Royal Bank of Canada on Thursday warned that policymakers are more likely to introduce measures to cool the Toronto housing market after home sales...

U.S housing starts surge in December; jobless claims near 43-year low

WASHINGTON: US homebuilding rebounded more than expected in December as a strengthening economy boosts demand for rental housing. Other data on Thursday showed the number...