The U.S. housing market is on a tear and the majority of Americans expect that housing prices in their area will continue to rise. Despite this optimism, some investors and analysts are questioning whether we are due for another correction. A strengthening economy might suggest that housing prices will continue to go up, but certain leading indicators-like soaring sale prices relative to inflation, stagnant wages, and rising interest rates-bear similarities to pre-2008.

JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs next on earnings’ horizon Source: Yahoo Finance We have economic news today, and it is as follows: The Asian markets are marginally higher today: In Europe, the markets are lower this morning: Bank Earnings Strong On Trading.

Nearly 50 million americans lack health insurance, and over 17 percent of households report that they have postponed or are delaying seeking healthcare over the past year for financial reasons. The Great Recession has had such a devastating effect on American society because it struck at the very heart of the American social contract.

Initial estimates show slowdown in job growth As it turns out, while ces estimates show Austin’s job growth being 2.5% for the year ending December 2018, the new data through the end of the year from QCEW shows job growth of 3.7%. CES estimates include classes of workers not covered by QCEW and growth rates between the two series may not necessarily align, however, QCEW is the primary.

2019 Housing Market Predictions - Economic Insights SFR fundamentals are among the strongest in the REIT sector. As these REITs mature, we expect their payout ratios to rise to levels in line with other REIT sectors. Single-Family Rental REITs, the.

Updated July 26, 2018. In 2017, a majority of Americans began worrying that the real estate market was going to crash. In fact, 58 percent of those surveyed agreed that there will be a "housing bubble and price correction" in the next two years. As a result, 83 percent of them believe it’s a good time to sell.

We look at what that means for the housing market.. we fully expect mortgage rates to rise this year, so this could be the final opportunity to buy at historically low levels.. the majority.

Stimulus Package to Include Cram-Downs: Report investments that can help produce rapid economic gains in communities. The stimulus package signed by President Bush on February 13, 2008, is intended to provide a short term infusion of funds into the economy. However, experts predict that the economic downturn could be lengthy and serious; as a result, lawmakers are expected to continue toMortgage applications rise 11.7% December may be a slow month traditionally for the housing market, but mortgage lenders are suddenly getting busier. A sharp drop in interest rates drove mortgage application volume up 1.6 percent last week from the previous week, according to the mortgage bankers association’s seasonally adjusted index.

During a housing bubble, people continued to buy houses because They expect house price to continue to rise Asymmetric information problems are more severe during a financial panic

Census data: Half of U.S. poor or low income. December 15, we can expect the number of poor and low-income families to rise for the next several years.". Housing and child-care costs are.

A new U.S. census bureau report released today provides an in-depth analysis of the nation’s population looking forward to 2060, including its size and composition across age, sex, race, Hispanic origin and nativity. These projections are the first to incorporate separate projections of fertility.

Luxury home values appreciate in California Standard Pacific: A Strong Backlog, Focus On Luxury Customers, And The Housing Recovery Are Catalysts – Markets with the highest home price appreciation. end move-up and luxury homes in regions such as California, the South East, and the South West. This means that the company should ideally see an.