Obama Scorecard warns economy remains fragile

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APEC warns of fragile recovery, sees unemployment as challenge. SINGAPORE: Ministers of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum on Thursday said the recovery of the global economy was still shaky and expected to be uneven while warning of still-high rates in some nations. "The global economic situation has eased considerably,".

The housing recovery picture is "mixed" as seen in the February edition of the Obama Administration’s Housing Scorecard, released this week by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Treasury Department. Indicators including existing home sales, mortgage delinquencies and.

Housing Scorecard Shows Big Gains in ‘fragile’ recovery 0 The housing market is making key progress in home prices and sales, but officials warn that the overall recovery remains "fragile" in the Obama administration’s Housing Scorecard for March.

The housing market is making gradual improvements-home prices are inching up and foreclosures are falling-but the recovery still remains "fragile," according to the Obama administration’s April Housing Scorecard. The monthly report highlights progress in the main indicators of the housing market.

WASHINGTON- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Department of the Treasury today released the December edition of the Obama Administration’s Housing Scorecard – a comprehensive report on the nation’s housing market. The latest data show progress among many key indicators.

Yet it remains at risk from President Obama. according to Moody’s analyst Lisa Heller, who warns also of the impact to Kentucky of recently-announced target from the Obama administration to cut.

Florida law firms scrutinized in robo-signing scandal (Newser) – The Federal Reserve’s probe into the robo-signing scandal and other abusive mortgage practices failed to turn up a single wrongful foreclosure, the Fed’s Consumer Advisory Council.

"The Obama Administration’s efforts to speed housing recovery are showing continued progress as the January scorecard indicators highlight clear forward momentum in the housing market," said HUD Deputy Assistant Secretary for Economic Affairs Kurt Usowski.

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OBAMA ADMINISTRATION RELEASES DECEMBER HOUSING SCORECARD Key Indicators Continue to Show Important Progress in the Housing Market. WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Department of the Treasury today released the December edition of the Obama Administration’s Housing Scorecard – a comprehensive report on the nation’s housing market.