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2014 Household Formation Rebounds
In the latest Homeownership & Vacancy Survey, the Census Bureau estimated that household formation surged to 1.7 million in 2014, from 400,000 the previous year. This means household formation, which is the bottom line demand factor read more
March Existing Home Sales Spike
Total existing home sales, which are completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums, and co-ops, increased 6.1 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.19 million in March... read more
5.4% Unemployment223,000 Jobs in April
In The latest unemployment report is gangbusters, as I predicted, with employment returning to pre-recession levels. The U.S. churned out 223,000 new non-rarm payroll jobs in April, which means the U.S. economy's winter deepfreeze..... read more
No Recession Is In the Cards
There is a growing consensus among economists that recovery from the Great Recession will continue for several more years. This is in part because there are really no signs of a looming recession. Inflation is still too low, job openings are still plentiful, and housing, the usual predictor of... read more
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