consumer price index Archive

Inflation, Producer 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 inflation and the producer price index....

Inflation, Consumer Price Index

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 discusses inflation and the consumer price index....

Water Bills Rising but Phone Bills Falling

The monthly consumer price index (CPI) produced by the Bureau of Labor Statistics can provide important trends related to housing costs aside from mortgage and rent. For example, you are not the only person to be fuming over the...