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Is Charlotte The Hottest Real Estate Market For Investors In 2019?

Is Charlotte The Hottest Real Estate Market For Investors In 2019?

Charlotte Real Estate Market Overview When someone considers investing in real estate, attention tends to drift to the hot markets like San Francisco or the places those residents are fleeing to due to the high cost of real estate. In other cases, investors focus on the “cool” places people want to be and assume...
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Tuesday: Small Business Survey

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Tuesday: Small Business Survey

Tuesday:• At 6:00 AM ET, NFIB Small Business Optimism Index for September. Calculated Risk
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Schedule for Week of October 7, 2018

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Schedule for Week of October 7, 2018

The key economic report this week is the September Consumer Price Index (CPI). —– Monday, Oct 8th —–Columbus Day Holiday: Banks will be closed in observance of Columbus Day. The stock market will be open. No economic releases are scheduled. —– Tuesday, Oct 9th —–6:00 AM: NFIB Small Business Optimism Index for September. —–...
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Friday: Employment Report, Trade Deficit and some Hiking Pictures

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Friday: Employment Report, Trade Deficit and some Hiking Pictures

My September Employment Preview Goldman: September Payrolls Preview Friday:• At 8:30 AM, Employment Report for September. The consensus is for an increase of 180,000 non-farm payroll jobs in September, down from the 201,000 non-farm payroll jobs added in August. The consensus is for the unemployment rate to decline to 3.8%. • At 8:30 AM,...
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Is Saint Louis The Hottest Real Estate Market For Investors In 2019?

Is Saint Louis The Hottest Real Estate Market For Investors In 2019?

St. Louis Real Estate Market Overview St. Louis is most famous for the Gateway Arch built in the 1960s. Alternately looked down on as a Rust Belt city and part of flyover country, it doesn’t generate much attention except when its crime rate or other problems hit the news. However, the St. Louis real...
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Should You Invest In The Nashville Real Estate Market?

Should You Invest In The Nashville Real Estate Market?

Nashville Real Estate Market Overview Nashville is one of the hottest real estate markets in the country today. The Nashville real estate boom began about 10 years ago and the investors expect these trends to continue in 2018 and foreseeable future, making Nashville one of the most desirable real estate markets in the country....
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Schedule for Week of September 30, 2018

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Schedule for Week of September 30, 2018

The key report this week is the September employment report on Friday. Other key indicators include the September ISM manufacturing and non-manufacturing indexes, September auto sales, and the August trade deficit. —– Monday, Oct 1st —–10:00 AM: ISM Manufacturing Index for September. Here is a long term graph of the ISM manufacturing index. The...
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2007: The Trillion Dollar Bear

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2007: The Trillion Dollar Bear

CR Note: Gone hiking! I will return on Thursday, Oct 4th. In December 2007, most analysts were still dramatically underestimating the probabe losses for lenders and financial institutions. Here is an article from the WSJ quoting a crazy blogger: How High Will Subprime Losses Go? The global race is on to find the best...
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A few Comments on August New Home Sales

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A few Comments on August New Home Sales

New home sales for August were reported at 629,000 on a seasonally adjusted annual rate basis (SAAR). This was close to the consensus forecast, however the three previous months were revised down significantly. Sales in August were up 12.7% year-over-year compared to August 2017.   This was strong YoY growth, however this was an...
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Chicago Fed “Index Points to Steady Economic Growth in August”

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Chicago Fed “Index Points to Steady Economic Growth in August”

From the Chicago Fed: Index Points to Steady Economic Growth in August The Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI) was unchanged at +0.18 in August. Three of the four broad categories of indicators that make up the index increased from July, and two of the four categories made positive contributions to the index in...
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