Obama Scorecard warns economy remains fragile

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The housing market made important progress in its slow path to recovery in August, including gains in home prices and equity and sales of existing homes, according to the Obama Administration’s most recent housing scorecard. While the overall recovery remains "fragile," officials caution in the report, released jointly by the Departments of Housing and Urban [.]

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President Obama Speaks on Education and the Economy 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. “Despite the positive news, we have important work ahead since there are so many families and individuals still struggling,” says Kurt Usowski, HUD deputy assistant secretary for economic affairs.

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WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and urban development (hud) and the U.S. Department of the Treasury today released the February edition of the Obama Administration’s Housing Scorecard. The latest housing figures show increased existing home sales as home affordability remains high, but officials caution that the market remains fragile, as prices are unsettled.

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A new forecast warns that economic recovery in the world’s top industrial nations remains fragile, and that the pace of growth. US Congressional Elections Look to Be Referendum on Obama President.