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Some consumer and business behavior has rebounded. But as the BA.5 subvariant spreads, other trends show persistent trepidation.
Prices are still high, but demand is slackening and inventory is catching up, AutoNation reports.
Adventures in Housing
Lori and Bruce Howard recently cashed in on tourist lodging they built together near Yosemite National Park.
Patrick Smith, CEO of Loftus Ranches, is fighting inflation as well. Some fertilizer materials have nearly doubled in a year or two, he says.