Oil Prices Archive

Lower Air-Conditioning Bill Ahead

Natural gas prices took a deep dive from six months ago.  Last week, the price was slightly under $2 per unit. Increased ‘fracking’ has brought an abundance of new natural gas to the market in addition to bringing mining...

North Dakota: Good News

Home prices have risen by 60 percent in the past decade in North Dakota.  That is significant wealth creation, particularly in light of the housing bust in many other parts of the country.  A starting wage for an entry...

Household Wealth

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 stock market and household wealth....

Europe Muddying Up the Oil Plan

All the ammunition available to provide short-term economic stimulus has been used up.  The short term fiscal stimulus from tax cuts or increased government spending in the current climate is a definite no-no.  The major discussion right now in...