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Deflation Down Under, RBA Kanagroos Kick For Lower Rates!

“Australia saw deflation for the first time in seven years in the first quarter, as falling petrol, food, and clothing prices drove down the cost of a basket of goods and services.” ( 468 more words


Best Market for New Buyers? Zillow says Indianapolis!

A report from the home market specialists at Zillow was released this week listing the top nine markets in the country for first-time home buyers. The list contains cities from all over the country, including Memphis, Tampa, Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Chicago. 696 more words

First-Time Home Buyers

Supply, Demand & the Housing Market

At its most basic, the real estate market is just sellers and buyers of real property doing business with each other. A great deal goes into a real estate market, including the supply of and demand for real property. 41 more words

Housing Market

Fed Stays in Accommodative Mode

Popular Economics Weekly

It looks like Janet Yellen’s Fed will continue to keep interest rates low this year, based on the latest FOMC press release. This is great news for the housing market, in particular, but not necessarily for consumers that continue to save more than they are spending, for fear of another economic slowdown. 589 more words

Weekly Financial News

Homes Continue to Sell Quickly Nationwide

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released their latest Existing Home Sales Report, which revealed that homes were on the market for an average of 47 days in March. 121 more words

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Inside the Economy with SH&J: April 25, 2016

This week’s discussion highlights segments of the U.S. economy. The U.S. job market remains strong as layoffs within the energy sector remain low and individuals who leave their current positions are moving on to better jobs. 67 more words


Owning Housing in the UK: Snakes and Ladders or just Snakes?

One of my favourite ‘angry’ songs from the first Tom Robinson Band album (Power in the Darkness) was ‘I’m Alright, Jack’. The song always conveyed to me the sense of ‘pulling up the ladder’. 647 more words