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Economic Indicators
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Rhode Island should prepare for a substantial boost in 2017. That's the conclusion to be drawn from the Winter 2017 PBN Business Survey. Nearly 80 percent of respondents to three questions in PBN's biannual survey of the region's … more
Cranston, Pawtucket and Providence made a list of the top 100 “dream cities” from GoodCall, coming in 19th, 43rd and 61st, respectively. more
After the birth of the sport utility vehicle, minivans disappeared from many American driveways. Family sedans appear to be headed down a similar road. more
The foreclosure rate in the Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area fell to 1.25 percent in December, but remained higher than the national foreclosure rate of 0.85 percent, CoreLogic said Thursday. more
The fewest Americans in almost 44 years filed applications to collect unemployment benefits last week, indicating the job market continues to power forward. more
Home values in greater Providence rose by 6.6 percent in 2016, according to a national analysis by Zillow.com, which evaluated the market value of residential stock in the largest metro regions. more
Cash collections increased 3.2 percent in January compared with January 2016, and grew 1.7 percent fiscal year over fiscal year, the R.I. Department of Revenue said Wednesday. more
The Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area ranked 30th among the 40 largest metros in the country for its year-over-year home price gain of 5.4 percent in December, Black Knight Financial Services said this week. more
Maybe it’s the lack of volunteer hours, but Providence ranked fourth lowest on a list of the “hardest-working cities in America.” more
The Ocean State continued to have one of the highest tax burdens out of any state in the country in fiscal 2014, ranking 13th highest per $1,000 of personal income and 14th highest per capita, according to the Rhode Island Public Expenditure Council’s annual report “How Rhode Island Revenues Compare: 2016 Edition.” more
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