VOL. 122 | NO. 155 | Friday, August 17, 2007
Realtors urge consumers to get off 'fence' despite sagging home sales, tighter lending practices
In what has become a continuing uphill battle against national headlines routinely depicting doom and gloom in the housing market, Memphis real estate professionals have launched a counterattack.
In last Friday's edition of The Washington Post, columnist Mary Ann Akers introduced her readers to Memphis congressman Steve Cohen, summing up her interviewee as a "fun-loving hipster in an aging man's body."
When Katrina Shelton advises business owners about potential moves to the Downtown area, she speaks from experience.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Consumer prices in July edged up by the smallest amount in eight months as gasoline prices posted a big decline.
Analysts and economists nationwide have been speculating about an impending recession. And as the threat of a downturn continues to loom, different business sectors are projecting how this bleak scenario might affect them.
The leaders of the Tennessee Republican and Democratic parties don't agree on much when it comes to who should lead the country when George W. Bush leaves the White House.