The Oldest and Most Trusted Real Estate News Magazine

Posts Tagged ‘ Sales ’

Friday: Retail Sales, Industrial Production

By
Friday: Retail Sales, Industrial Production

Friday:• At 8:30 AM, Retail sales for May is scheduled to be released.  The consensus is for 0.7% increase in retail sales. • At 9:15 AM, The Fed will release Industrial Production and Capacity Utilization for May. The consensus is for a 0.2% increase in Industrial Production, and for Capacity Utilization to increase to...
Read more »

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Mortgage Brokers | No Comments »

Thursday: GDP, Unemployment Claims, Pending Home Sales

By
Thursday: GDP, Unemployment Claims, Pending Home Sales

Thursday:• At 8:30 AM ET, The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released.  The consensus is for 215 thousand initial claims, up from 211 thousand last week. • At 8:30 AM, Gross Domestic Product, 1st quarter 2019 (Second estimate). The consensus is that real GDP increased 3.0% annualized in Q2, down from the...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , ,
Posted in Mortgage Brokers | No Comments »

Lawler: Early Read on Existing Home Sales in April

By
Lawler: Early Read on Existing Home Sales in April

From housing economist Tom Lawler: Early Read on Existing Home Sales in April Based on publicly-available local realtor/MLS reports released across the country through today, I project that existing home sales as estimated by the National Association of Realtors ran at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.31 million in April, up 1.9% from...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , ,
Posted in Mortgage Brokers | No Comments »

Tuesday: New Home Sales, Richmond Fed Mfg

By
Tuesday: New Home Sales, Richmond Fed Mfg

From Matthew Graham at Mortgage News Daily: Mortgage Rates Modestly Higher to Start The Week Mortgage rates were higher again on Monday, but just barely. The average lender was still in worse shape on Tuesday or Wednesday of last week when rates were the highest they’d been in about a month. [30YR FIXED -...
Read more »

Tags: , , ,
Posted in Mortgage Brokers | No Comments »

CAR: “California home sales moderate in March”

By
CAR: “California home sales moderate in March”

The CAR reported: California home sales, median price moderate in March, C.A.R. reports The lowest interest rates in more than a year boosted California’s housing market and kept home sales level in March after an exceptionally strong performance the previous month, the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) said today. Closed escrow sales of existing,...
Read more »

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Mortgage Brokers | No Comments »

BEA: March Vehicles Sales at 17.5 Million SAAR

By
BEA: March Vehicles Sales at 17.5 Million SAAR

The BEA released their estimate of March vehicle sales. The BEA estimated sales of 17.48 million SAAR in March 2019 (Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate), up 5.7% from the February sales rate, and up 1.4% from March 2018. With the strong sales in March, 2019 is averaging 16.9 million (average of seasonally adjusted rate), just...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , ,
Posted in Mortgage Brokers | No Comments »

Tuesday: Vehicle Sales, Durable Goods and More

By
Tuesday: Vehicle Sales, Durable Goods and More

From Matthew Graham at Mortgage News Daily: Mortgage Rates Surge 0.125% Higher Mortgage rates spiked quickly today, capping a 3-day run leading back up from the lowest levels in more than a year. Today’s move was by far the biggest and it leaves the average lender offering rates that are at least an eighth...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , ,
Posted in Mortgage Brokers | No Comments »

Friday: New Home Sales, Personal Income and Outlays

By
Friday: New Home Sales, Personal Income and Outlays

Friday:• At 8:30 AM ET, Personal Income, February 2019; Personal Outlays, January 2019. The consensus is for a 0.3% increase in personal income, and for a 0.3% increase in personal spending. And for the Core PCE price index to increase 0.2%. • At 9:45 AM, Chicago Purchasing Managers Index for March. The consensus is...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , ,
Posted in Mortgage Brokers | No Comments »

Comments on February Existing Home Sales

By
Comments on February Existing Home Sales

Earlier: NAR: Existing-Home Sales Increased to 5.51 million in February A few key points: 1) Seasonally February is one of the weakest months of the year for existing home sales (See Not Seasonally Adjusted NSA graph below).  Since existing home sales are counted at closing, these are properties that usually went under contract during...
Read more »

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Mortgage Brokers | No Comments »

Thursday: New Home Sales, Unemployment Claims

By
Thursday: New Home Sales, Unemployment Claims

Note: Still catching up on New Home sales following the government shutdown. The report released tomorrow will be for January. The February new home sales report is scheduled for March 29th. The March report will be released on the normal schedule. Thursday:• At 8:30 AM, The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released....
Read more »

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Mortgage Brokers | No Comments »

Sitemap Madbadcat Graphics