Economic Updates Archive

CoreLogic Data, Rising Home Prices

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 CoreLogic home price data....

July Employment Situation

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 July’s employment figures....

Jobless Claims

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 jobless claims....

Existing-Home Sales

Total existing-home sales declined 5.4 percent to 4.37 million in June, however they are up 4.5 percent from a year ago. The market is gaining, in part due to pent-up demand among all home buyers and tight inventory throughout...

Construction Spending Rises

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 construction spending....