This Week: Home sales, Costco earns, durable goods orders

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week:


U.S. home sales have surged this summer, fueled by ultra-low mortgage rates and competition for a limited supply of properties.

Sales of previously occupied U.S. homes jumped by a record 24.7% in July to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.86 million homes. That was the second straight month of accelerating home purchases. Economists expect the trend continued last month. The National Association of Realtors issues its August home sales tally Tuesday.

Existing home sales, in millions, seasonally adjusted annual rate:

March 5.27

April 4.33

May 3.91

June 4.70

July 5.86

Aug. (est.) 5.95

Source: FactSet


Wall Street expects that Costco Wholesale’s latest quarterly report card will show solid results.

Analysts predict the membership warehouse club will report Thursday that its fiscal fourth-quarter earnings and revenue increased from

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Global Smart Home Market 2020: key Vendors, Trends, Analysis, Segmentation, Forecast to 2025

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Global Home Appliance Steel Sheet Market 2020 Opportunity Assessment, Business Opportunities, Top Industry Players, Trend and Growth to 2025

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Sep 06, 2020 (CDN Newswire via Comtex) — has published a new report titled, Global Home Appliance Steel Sheet Market 2020 by Manufacturers, Type and Application, Forecast to 2025 where the base year considered for the study is 2020 and forecast considered from 2020 to 2025, which is an addition to its extensive database. The report provides an inside-out and expert examination inside-out and expert examination of the market situation. The study helps clients in developing their effective approaches for growth, our upcoming general market trends study on the global Home Appliance Steel Sheet market. The report offers conjecture and provincial investigation on the market outline. The research explores an in-depth insight of the report provides information on future opportunities, challenges, risks, threats, and uncertainties in the market.

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Canadian home prices rise in August as market shows signs of firming

TORONTO (Reuters) – Canadian home prices rose in August, led by the Victoria and Ottawa-Gatineau markets, with the pace of the advance just shy of the average gain for the month as the housing market showed signs of picking up, data showed on Friday.

a close up of a sign: FILE PHOTO: A real estate sign is seen hanging on a fence in front of a house for sale in Ottawa

FILE PHOTO: A real estate sign is seen hanging on a fence in front of a house for sale in Ottawa

The Teranet-National Bank Composite House Price Index, which tracks data collected from public land registries to measure changes for repeat sales of single-family homes, showed prices were up 0.6% in August from July. The average gain for the month over the past 22 years was 0.7%.


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The number of repeat sales used to derive indexes was down 1.3% year-over-year, showing some recovery after being down more than 20% in the prior three months.

The gain is a sign of firming

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Smart Home Market 2020 Global Share, Business Growth, Trend, Segmentation, Top Key Players Analysis Industry, Opportunities and Forecast to 2027

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The rising aging populace, government initiatives, rise in urbanization & infrastructure projects and growth

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Jodie Comer (‘Killing Eve’) reveals deep scars as she returns home in ‘Are You from Pinner?’

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Jodie Comer is killing it at the Emmys. For her turn as the skilled, maniacal assassin Villanelle/Oksana Astankova on BBC America’s “Killing Eve,” the actress just scared up her second consecutive (and career) nomination in Best Drama Actress, the category in which she took home the statuette for the series’ sophomore installment at last year’s awards. Now, Comer is gunning to assassinate her competition once more with her submission to Emmy voters, “Are You from Pinner?,” season 3’s fifth episode.

In this installment, Villanelle travels to Russia to visit her offbeat extended family, which is both surprised and suspicious upon her surprising arrival. While Villanelle – or more suiting, Oksana – bonds with her hermit-like brother Pyotr (Rob Feldman) and her Elton John-obsessed half-brother Bor’ka (Temirlan Blaev), tension between her and her mother Tatiana (Evgenia Dodina) is

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This Home Security System Is #1 In Customer Satisfaction

Home security has become necessary more than ever. As people are more on the go and spending less time at home, burglars are becoming more and more encouraged to break-in. If you are worried about your valuables and your safety, you should seriously think about getting the right protection from a professional service. The market is full of such providers, so make good research before you decide on one.

J.D. Powers lists Brinks home security as the #1 home security system according to customer satisfaction, so you should surely check out the Brinks home security review and see what it has to offer and whether it meets your needs.

How to get it started?

All you have to do is to pick a plan and a security system either by phone or online and choose whether you would like to install it or get a professional installation. It requires unpackaging

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Laundry Tips for Getting Glue Out | Home Guides

“Consumer Reports” ran tests and experiments on the best glues, which included 23 products at the time of publication. The criteria included water resistance as well as the force needed to separate glued metal, plastics and wood. You obviously have numerous choices of glues for various personal projects, including crafts, home improvement and repairs. Unfortunately, this abundance of glue formulas means that cleaning caked-on glue stains from fabrics will vary significantly as well. Glue-removal techniques from laundry often are a matter of the type of glue or adhesive.

Regular All-Purpose Glue

Students may use all-purpose glue for school projects, and anyone can use it for crafts and other fun activities. When all-purpose glue dries on a surface, such as a table or even the body’s skin, most people use hot water and soap to effectively dissolve away glue. To remove dried-on glue in clothing, you should soak the fabric in

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Home Tax Solutions Named as Best Place to Work

Other honors in 2020 are: HTS was named one of the fastest-growing, Texas-based, private companies by Inc. Magazine, Corporate Vision magazine awarded HTS “Leading Experts in Property Tax Lending – Texas,  Houston Better Business Bureau Award, “Best of McAllen Award” in Loan Agency category, and founder and CEO, Trey Rome, was named “40 Under 40” by Dallas Business Journal as one of the outstanding business leaders in the area.

“Trey hired me in 2012; I was his very first employee,” said Bridget Jackson, now Senior Loan Operations Manager.  “At first, I saw him doing everything from sweeping floors to making loans.  He built a company focusing on kindnesses and caring for his staff and clients.  That’s how we’ve grown; most of our new hires are referred from staff because we enjoy the environment that Trey built.  We know our input is valued, we have wonderful benefits,

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Solar Home System Market Share, Trends, Opportunities, Projection, Revenue, Analysis Forecast Outlook 2026 – Press Release

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