Consumer data Archive

Daily Economic Update: Consumer Spending

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 consumer spending....

Inflation Watch: an Eye on Prices

August 2011 Highlights Price change from July to August generally picked up, and year over year inflation continues to run high due to previous increases. One bright spot was in crude materials where prices declined, though increases earlier in...

Daily Economic Update: Jobless Claims, CPI

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 jobless claims and the consumer price index....

Debt Ceiling Catastrophe?

August 2, 2011 is the date given by when the federal government will run out of money to pay all its obligations – including social security checks, government employee salaries, interest on borrowed money, etc.  The message has been that...

Economic Indicators: Weekly Update for July 15, 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 July 12-July 15,...