February 2020 Existing and Pending Home Sales
on April 7, 2020 at 8:16 pm
NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun discusses the latest home sales numbers, how the coronavirus is affecting the housing market, and the factors that may offset some of the market uncertainties.
Older Millennials: Forming Families, Establishing Homes
on April 7, 2020 at 3:53 pm
Older Millennials, buyers aged 30 to 39 years, made up the largest share of home buyers by generation at 25 percent of all home buyers in 2019.
Tracking Jobless Claims by State: Week of April 2, 2020
on April 2, 2020 at 5:35 pm
According to the Department of Labor, the number of Americans filing claims for unemployment benefits shot to a record of 6.6 million last week.
Economic Contribution of Small Businesses by Industry, by State
on March 31, 2020 at 9:38 pm
Nearly 8 in 10 establishments in the U.S., employing nearly half of the country’s workers, falls into the category of “small business.” This is why one of the CARE measures funds an SBA loan program that provides loans and encourages businesses to retain their workers during the coronavirus pandemic.
February 2020 Pending Home Sales
on March 31, 2020 at 7:33 pm
NAR released a summary of pending home sales data showing that February’s pending home sales pace rose 2.4% last month and increased 9.4% from a year ago.