labor Archive

Where is the Workforce Moving?

What to expect from the local housing market? People are changing jobs every 4 years[1] on average, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Since U.S. workers are changing jobs more frequently than a couple of years ago,...

Labor Mobility

American dynamism is springing up as more workers are getting hired and more are voluntarily quitting old jobs.  The changing of jobs in some cases requires a change in residence and therefore buying a new home.  The rise in...

Latest Jobs and Employment Data

Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) showed that 288,000 jobs were added to the economy in June, marking the fifth consecutive month of net job growth above 200,000. Upward revisions to April and May data added 29,000...

The Latest on Labor Productivity

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 latest data on labor productivity....