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Daily market update: Nov. 3, 2015

Our daily summary of market news, updated regularly with new tidbits

We'll add more market news briefs throughout the day. Check back to read the latest. First American's Homeownership Progress Index: The inaugural Homeownership Progress Index (HPRI) fell 1.6 percent in 2014 from an index value of 68 in 2013.   The index is currently 7 percent above the 1994 low point of homeownership. Washington, D.C., homeownership levels have increased the most -- 155.0 percent.     U.S. Census Bureau's September 2015 Construction report: Construction spending during September 2015 was estimated at $1,094.2 billion (seasonally adjusted rate). This is 0.6 percent above the revised August 2015 estimate and 14.1 percent above the September 2014 estimate. Spending on private construction was at $794.2 billion, 0.6 percent above the revised August estimate. CoreLogic September 2015 Home Price Index report: Home prices nationwide -- including distressed sales -- increased by 6.4 percent year-over-year...