WILL THE ECONOMY BLOOM THIS SPRING?

WILL THE ECONOMY BLOOM THIS SPRING?

The housing and labor sectors remained strong in the first quarter, but what about our economy overall? GDP Slows While Fed Holds Steady The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) met in April and, as expected, held its benchmark Fed Funds … Continue reading

SOME SPRING IN OUR STEP

SOME SPRING IN OUR STEP

Spring is nearly here, and some sectors of the economy are warming more than others. Home Sales: Heating Up Lower than expected home loans rates are making homeownership more affordable than renting in many areas. January Existing Homes Sales, which … Continue reading

SPRING HEATS UP HOUSING

SPRING HEATS UP HOUSING

According to a late February analysis in the Wall Street Journal, homebuilders are reporting that sales of newly built homes so far this year are going gangbusters. But sales of existing homes are more lukewarm. Why the difference? A simple … Continue reading

MOVING ON UP

MOVING ON UP

Timing is Everything…But Not in the Way You Think It’s a question every homebuyer faces: When’s the best time to purchase a home? To answer that question, you need to consider not only seasonal trends, but also where you’re at … Continue reading