Daily market update: Nov. 3, 2015

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

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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...