Daily business briefing: New home prices too expensive for most Americans

June 11, 2014 

New government data reveals that the average price of a newly built homes is out of reach for two-thirds of Americans. The average cost is $320,100 -- a 20.5 percent jump since 2012. Read more at http://www.bnd.com/business. ...


Nintendo has unveiled a toy figure line called "amiibo" that will work in tandem with its video games. For more information, go to http://www.bnd.com/business. ...


China's largest e-commerce company has entered the U.S. market. Alibaba has introduced 11Main.com, an invite-only online marketplace that showcases small business retailers. Learn more at http://www.bnd.com/business. ...


Emirates Airlines has canceled its order for 70 Airbus A350 aircraft. THe aircraft was intended to help Airbus make up ground in the market that is dominated by Boeing's 777 and 787. To find out more, go to http://www.bnd.com/business.

--Will Buss, BND business writer

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