Consumer Confidence Archive

Daily Economic Update: Case-Shiller and Consumer Confidence

Each day the Research staff takes a look at recently released economic indicators, addressing what these indicators mean for REALTORS® and their clients. Today’s update highlights the Case-Shiller price index and consumer confidence....

Wages Trailing Inflation

The tough economy and the high unemployment rate have provided little opportunity for wage increases in the past two years.  The hourly earnings of those workers in non-supervisory positions have risen by 2.3 percent from one year ago to...

Economic Indicators: Weekly Update for August 12, 2011

Every week the Research staff analyzes key data releases and explain what they mean for you and your business. In this update, we give the highlights of the most important data releases for the week of August 8-August 12,...

Daily Economic Update: Fannie and Freddie Downgrade

Each day the Research staff takes a look at recently released economic indicators, addressing what these indicators mean for REALTORS® and their clients. Today’s update highlights Standard & Poor’s downgrade of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac....

Daily Economic Update: Case-Shiller Index, Consumer Confidence And New Home Sales

Each day the Research staff takes a look at recently released economic indicators, addressing what these indicators mean for REALTORS® and their clients. Today’s update highlights the Case-Shiller Index, Consumer Confidence and New Home Sales....