Monthly Archive:: October 2013

The Latest on Unemployment Insurance Claims

n 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 the latest unemployment insurance claims data....

Latest Case Shiller Index

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

Median Days on the Market Increases to 50 Days in September

Properties are starting to stay on the market longer. The median days on the market reported by REALTORS® responding to a survey about their transactions in September 2013 indicated an increase in the median days on the market to...

The Latest on Retail Sales

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 retail sales....

REALTOR® Commercial Fundamentals Impacted by Slow Employment in Third Quarter

With lackluster employment growth, third quarter fundamentals in REALTOR® commercial markets maintained a positive trajectory. However, the specter of government shutdown and the budget debate added headwinds to the market performance. The results of the October Commercial Real Estate...