Monthly Archive:: March 2013

Case-Shiller Price Index

In each Economic Update, the Research staff analyzes recently released economic indicators and addresses what these indicators mean for REALTORS® and their clients. Today’s second update discusses the Case-Shiller price index....

New Home Sales Contracted Mildly But Remain at High Level

In each Economic Update, the Research staff analyzes recently released economic indicators and addresses what these indicators mean for REALTORS® and their clients. Today’s second update discusses new home sales....

Increasing REALTOR® Optimism Sustained in February

Confidence about current market conditions and in the outlook for the next six months rose in February  based on information gathered in the February REALTORS® Confidence Index (RCI) Survey (http://www.realtor.org/reports/realtors-confidence-index). REALTORS® generally mentioned strong  buyer demand and improving prices...

FHFA Monthly House Price Index

In each Economic Update, the Research staff analyzes recently released economic indicators and addresses what these indicators mean for REALTORS® and their clients. Today’s second update discusses the FHFA monthly house price index....

Initial Jobless Claims Essentially Held Steady

In each Economic Update, the Research staff analyzes recently released economic indicators and addresses what these indicators mean for REALTORS® and their clients. Today’s update discusses initial jobless claims....