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Fed Rate Hike and Understanding Housing Supply

Despite slowing activity in the housing market, supply still remains tight. Plus, the Fed’s latest...

Hot Inflation Roils Markets

Last week’s inflation data had a big impact on Stocks, Mortgage Bonds and mortgage rates, while...

Home Prices and Fed Inflation Talk

News about home price appreciation and unemployment claims highlighted an otherwise quiet economic...

The Real Scoop on Employment and Home Prices

Important labor sector reports made headlines ahead of the Labor Day holiday, while home prices...

Fed Talks Inflation

Fed Chair Jerome Powell gave an important speech at the annual Jackson Hole Economic Symposium,...

Home Sales and Construction Slow in July

July brought a slowdown in home sales and home construction. Does this mean we’re in a housing...

Inflation Cooler Than Expected in July

Both producer and consumer inflation were cooler than estimates last month, while Initial Jobless...

Dissecting Labor Sector Data

July’s Jobs Report was much stronger than expected but what’s really going on? Plus, the Fed’s take...

Fed Rate Hike, Hot Inflation and Negative GDP

The last week of July was jam-packed with news, including a Fed rate hike, hot inflation numbers,...

Deep Dive Into Housing Data

The latest housing data shows that while homebuyer activity may be slowing, demand remains strong....