Economic Indicators

  Current  Previous  CHANGE 
New Home Sales407419- 2.9 %
Existing Home Sales47404450+ 6.5 %
Consumer Confidence3844.7- 15 %
Housing Starts550651-15.5 %
CPI210.2211.7- .7 %
Prime5%5.25 %-.25 %

Economic News

Multifamily Production Index Still Shows Improving Conditions   Full Article
Washington, DC, Nov. 21, 2014 -- The Multifamily Production Index reached 54 in the third quarter, four points below the previous quarter’s reading, according to the National Association of Home Builders.

Mortgage Rates Fall Again This Week   Full Article
Washington, DC, Nov. 21, 2014 -- Fixed mortgage rates declined again this week, according to Freddie Mac.

Leading Economic Indicators Jump in October   Full Article
New York, NY, Nov. 20, 2014 -- The index of leading economic index jumped 0.9% in October, the Conference Board said, after a gain of 0.7% in September.