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Inland manufacturing closes out 2021 strong

The Inland Empire’s manufacturing sector grew for the 16th consecutive month in December. The region’s purchasing managers index last month was 55.5, down slightly from November but still above the baseline 50 that determines growth or reductions, according to data released this week by the Institute of Applied Research and …

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State housing market stays strong

Nationwide housing prices take record jump

California’s housing market remained strong in November, despite its perennial problem of not enough houses being built, according to the California Association of Realtors. Sales of existing, single-family homes totaled 454,450 last month, up 4.7 percent from October but down 10.7 percent year-over-year, the association reported. Statewide, the median home …

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Huge year looms for e-commerce returns

E-commerce returns this year could total $66.7 billion, a 45.6 percent increase compared with the average amount compiled during the last five years, according to data released last week. That would mean more stress for retailers, many of whom are having enough problems dealing with supply chain, CBRE said in …

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