Posts in the "Economic News" Category
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May/June issue of Commercial Investment Real Estate available

This issue’s cover story deals with how brick and mortar stores can thrive in the digitized market. To read the full issue, click here.Read more

March/April issue of Commercial Investment Real Estate available

This issue’s cover stories include articles about slowing growth in the office sector, how shopping centers can survive, and getting to know opportunity zones. To read the full issueRead more

January unemployment edges up to 4.0%

The unemployment rate went up to 4.0%, Job gains of 304,000 occurred in hospitality, leisure, construction, transportation and warehousing. You can see the full report by clicking here.Read more

November 2018 housing starts up over 0.4% over 2017

Privately-owned housing building permits up 5% from October, and up 0.4% year-to-year. You can download a PDF of the full monthly report from the US Census by clicking here.Read more

December unemployment rises to 3.9%

The unemployment rate remained rose to 3.9%, Job gains of 312,000 occurred in health care, food services, construction, manufacturing and retail trade. You can see the full report byRead more

CCIM 4Q18 Real Estate Insights Report: CRE finance disruption: Deja Vu or Something New?

Recessions and CREF disruptions create new demands on technology and data analytics. Read the full report here.Read more

Puget Sound Jobs Forecast

Integra Realty Resources created a employment forecast showing jobs growth from 2016 through 2023 in 8 sectors, from services and retail through construction and manufacturing. Many sectors show slowingRead more

October unemployment unchaged at 3.7%

The unemployment rate remained unchanged from September at 3.7%, Job gains of 250,000 occurred in professional and business services, health care, wholesale trade, transportation and warehousing. You can seeRead more

September 2018 housing starts up over 3.7% over 2017

Privately-owned housing building permits down 0.6% from August, but up 3.7% year-to-year. You can download a PDF of the full monthly report from the US Census by clicking here.Read more

September unemployment down to 3.7%

The unemployment rate went down to 3.7%, Job gains of 134,000 occurred in professional and business services, health care, wholesale trade, transportation and warehousing. You can see the fullRead more