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Detroit-Area Real Estate Market: Inventory Down, Prices Up

It was the same old song for the Detroit area’s residential real estate market in February, according to new numbers from the Farmington Hills-based real estate information company Realcomp II Ltd.: The number of sales is down, but prices are up.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/17/2014

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Lots Of Hiring Coming This Spring, Manpower Survey Says

Employers in the Detroit area, West Michigan and the state as a whole are expected to hire at a brisk pace during the second quarter, according to the latest Employment Outlook Survey, released Tuesday by the Milwaukee, Wis.-based temporary help firm Manpower Inc.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/11/2014

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Good Job Market Seen In First Quarter In Detroit Area, West Michigan

The temporary help firm Manpower Inc. says employers in the Detroit area and West Michigan plan to hire at a steady pace in the first qurater of 2014.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/10/2013

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Detroit Area Home Prices Skyrocket

Detroit’s real estate market is officially red-hot.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2013


Second Quarter Hiring: Modest In Detroit, Strong In West Michigan

Employers in the Detroit area expect to hire at a modest pace in the second quarter starting April 1, according to the quarterly Employment Outlook Survey from the Milwaukee-based temporary help firm Manpower Inc. Hiring is predicted to be much stronger in West Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2013


AT&T Outlines 2011 Network Investment Highlights for Detroit Area

AT&T is focused on enabling 4G speeds and enhanced reliability for customers in the Detroit area, part of its overall planned $19-billion investment in its U.S. wireless and wireline networks and other capital projects in 2011.


MetroPCS Brings First Commercial 4G LTE Services to Detroit Area

Dallas-based MetroPCS Communications Inc. (NYSE: PCS) said Wednesday that it will offer Detroit-area customers faster mobile phone data and video speeds, with what it’s calling the first commercial 4G (for fourth-generation) wireless services in the […]


What's Hot Around Town 09/24

WWJ’s Roberta Jasina has the latest on new things to see and do around town.