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Monday Market Update

Week of February 6, 2023 in Review The Fed hiked its benchmark Fed Funds Rate, while there’s more to January’s job data than the headlines suggest. Plus, find out what the latest news on home price appreciation really means, all ahead in these stories: Are More Fed Rate Hikes Ahead This Year? January Job Growth […]

Monday Market Update

Week of January 23, 2023 in Review Housing activity moved higher in December, inflation continues to cool, and more recession signals are flashing: Inflation Turning the Corner Pending Home Sales Rise for First Time in Six Months New Home Sales Ticked Higher in December Caveats to Positive Fourth Quarter GDP Initial Jobless Claims Decline for […]

Monday Market Update

Week of January 23, 2023 Recent housing data brought some better than expected news, while wholesale inflation cooled in December. The contraction in manufacturing continued this month. Here are the details: Sales of Existing Homes Higher Than Expectations Two Sides to Housing Starts Data Is the Uptick in Builder Confidence a Turning Point for Housing? […]

The Mortgage Wire – January 2023 Edition

Consumer Inflation Cooling Down Recent comments show hope may be ahead for the housing market. Plus, learn why signs of cooling inflation could mean opportunities for homebuyers this year. “Silver Lining” in Latest Builder Confidence Report Despite declining confidence among home builders, there was a positive sign in December’s Housing Market Index from the National Association […]

The Home Wire – January 2023 Edition

Consumer Inflation Cooling Down Recent comments show hope may be ahead for the housing market. Plus, signs of cooling inflation could mean opportunities for homebuyers this year. “Silver Lining” in Latest Builder Confidence Report Despite declining confidence among home builders, there was a positive sign in December’s Housing Market Index from the National Association of Home […]