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Best Cities for Black Friday Price CutsBest Cities for Black Friday Price Cuts

In honor of the post-turkey shopping frenzy, Zillow says it has identified where home shoppers can score savings of their own. Read more

What's in a Name? Mapping Real Estate's Most Common HandlesWhat's in a Name? Mapping Real Estate's Most Common Handles

Wall Street Journal staffer Adam Bonislawski taps into a Realtor.com analysis of the most common names among real estate agents in the country, all good news to two David Johnsons, each of whom ply their trade in the town of Springfield, Mo. Read more

The Land of Opportunity May Not Be for EverybodyThe Land of Opportunity May Not Be for Everybody

Washington Post staffer Matt O'Brien covers off on a new paper from Richard Reeves... Read more

No Pressure, But It's Time to Start Thinking About Generation ZNo Pressure, But It's Time to Start Thinking About Generation Z

Fast Company staffer Ariel Schwartz reports on a Northeastern University survey... Read more

Talkin' Turkey: Part Gobble, Gobble, GobbleTalkin' Turkey: Part Gobble, Gobble, Gobble

What's the true cost of a Thanksgiving meal? NerdWallet analyst Katie Ryan O'Connor finds out, and it all has big-time implications, so have a look here. Meanwhile, we here at BUILDER Pulse and the entire Hanley Wood family wish you and your family and friends a Happy Thanksgiving! We'll say hello tomorrow with a line-up of your favorite Pulse stories over the past few months, and see you Friday with an exclusive, real-time briefing. Read more

Cars' Days May be NumberedCars' Days May be Numbered

New Geography analyst Aaron M. Renn looks at the widening implications of American... Read more

Custom Home Market Shows New MojoCustom Home Market Shows New Mojo

National Association of Home Builders tax and policy expert Robert Dietz looks at a proxy for growth in custom home building. Analysis of Census Data from the Quarterly Starts and Completions by Purpose and Design survey indicates that the number of starts of homes built on an owner’s land, with either the owner or a builder acting as the general contractor, held at 47,000 for the third quarter. Read more

Wage Growth and Listings Spur Sales Volume in OctoberWage Growth and Listings Spur Sales Volume in October

Redfin chief economist Nela Richardson delves into the reasons October surfaced as one of 2014's standout months for home sales, particularly compared with 2013's robust showing. Read more

Debt's Just What We LikeDebt's Just What We Like

Wall Street Journal staffer Neil Shah taps into the new Federal Reserve Bank of New York analysis of household spending and debt, which reveal a recovering consumer household spending profile after years of deleveraging. Read more

Consumer Confidence Hits Five-Month LowConsumer Confidence Hits Five-Month Low

U.S. consumer confidence fell in November to its lowest level since June as... Read more

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