'Your papers, please' must never be heard in America
Independent voices from the TWT Communities
U.S. home prices accelerated in November compared with a year ago, pushed higher by rising sales and a tighter supply of available homes.
The number of people seeking unemployment benefits rose last week after three weeks of decline.
The data "show a broad-based recovery in housing activity and prices across the country," said Michael Gapen, an economist at Barclays Capital. "We expect this housing recovery to continue in the coming years."