consumer price index Archive

Consumer Price Inflation

Consumer prices (CPI) fell 0.7 percent in January as declines in gasoline prices more than offset increases in food and shelter prices.  Core inflation, a measure that excludes volatile food and energy prices, increased 0.2 percent for the month....

Consumer 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 update discusses the consumer price index....

Inflation in March

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 the consumer price index....

Consumer 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 update discusses the consumer price index. Lower gas prices drove overall prices down in November...

Inflation

Overall inflation was tame in October, rising only 0.1 percent from the prior month and a manageable 2.2 percent from one year ago. However, the rent component rose at the fastest pace in 4 years.  The monthly rent increase...