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See how Trump’s Mexico tariffs could bite the real estate markets

Posted by   /  June 7, 2019  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Mike Sunnucks | Rose Law Group Reporter U.S. President Donald Trump’s looming tariffs on Mexico won’t have a big direct impact on the material costs for home building. But if Trump’s tariffs on Mexican imports are ratcheted up to 25 percent, they would impact consumers. And that could impact consumer spending patterns including on […]

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Ducey dismisses opposition by chambers of commerce over Mexico tariffs

Posted by   /  June 3, 2019  /  Economy, Government and Politics, Immigration  /  No Comments

 The U.S.-Mexico border is marked  in San Ysidro, California./File photo By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Arizona Capitol Times Gov. Doug Ducey took a swat of sorts Monday at businesses who are concerned about the effects of the president’s threatened tariffs on the state and national economy. Ducey, speaking with reporters, specifically mentioned the […]

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Ducey backs Trump’s tariffs against Mexico

Posted by   /  May 31, 2019  /  Featured News, Government and Politics, Immigration  /  No Comments

Gov. Doug Ducey speaks at a November 2016 rally in Mesa for Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. /Photo by Gage Skidmore / Flickr/CC BY-SA 2.0 By Jim Small | Arizona Mirror In a series of tweets, Gov. Doug Ducey voiced support of for President Donald Trump’s plan to implement a series of progressively increasing tariffs on […]

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Chinese tariffs about to make your home renovation more expensive

Posted by   /  September 25, 2018  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Diana Olick | CNBC Home renovation demand is soaring, and so are the costs to do it, thanks to a new round of tariffs on goods imported from China. The latest round hits about $10 billion worth of Chinese products exclusive to homebuilding and remodeling, according to the National Association of Home Builders. To […]

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Trump Canadian tariffs impact local businesses, workers [VIDEO]

Posted by   /  August 13, 2018  /  Economy  /  No Comments

Arizona PBS See how one local business is getting impacted by tariffs placed on Canadian products by President Donald Trump and how jobs are being affected as well WATCH:

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Business group ‘very concerned’ that Trump’s tariffs will harm Arizonans

Posted by   /  May 31, 2018  /  Economy  /  No Comments

By KTAR.COM President Donald Trump’s plan to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Europe, Mexico and Canada from didn’t go over well in Arizona. Garrick Taylor, senior vice president of government relations and communications for the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry, said Arizonans should be “very concerned for a number of reasons” […]

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Trump’s tariffs could spell trouble for certain Valley manufacturing, construction, other industries

Posted by   /  March 7, 2018  /  Economy, Government and Politics  /  No Comments

By Mike Maciag | Governing President Trump’s announcement of tariffs on imported steel and aluminum last week was greeted with praise from American steelworkers who have witnessed the slow decline of their industry over several decades. But the proposal, if implemented, is expected to significantly raise the cost of the two metals, carrying potential consequences […]

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How could import tariffs affect housing?

Posted by   /  March 6, 2018  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

DSNews President Trump caught many by surprise last week by announcing planned tariffs on steel and aluminum, jostling the markets and prompting analysts to weigh in on the prospects of a trade war. But how would the proposed tariffs affect the housing industry? The National Association of Homebuilders announced their opposition to the proposed tariffs on Thursday […]

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