Morning Minute: A look at current economic activity news

  • The index of U.S. leading economic indicators climbed more than forecast in July. – Bloomberg
  • Total home construction rose in July in the Midwest but fell in all other parts of the country. – Associated Press
  • Chicago area builders confident about new, streamlined market – Sun-Times Media
  • Mortgage rates inch up for third week – Chicago Tribune
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Jon Broadbooks is vice president for communications at Illinois REALTORS®.