Economic Calendar

Economic Commentary and Calendar June 2017

June Commentary Recapping the Key Economic Indicators, Data, and Events in May 2017 that Affect the Mortgage Industry Memorial Day was Monday marking the beginning of Summer. Along with warmer temps and brighter days, the Economy also looks bright according to the latest Economic Indicators. According to the latest Economic Indicators and Data, Homes are…

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Economic Commentary and Calendar for May 2017

Economic Indicators and Events Affecting the Mortgage Industry¬† May is getting off to a hectic start with news dominated by Trump’s new tax plan, geopolitical tensions, and an FOMC Meeting that starts today. The good news is that it’s getting warmer and Memorial Day is just around the corner. Soon we’ll be in the lazy…

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Economic Commentary and Calendar for April 2017

Economic Commentary and Calendar for April 2017 It’s April, Spring is here, Baseball is starting, and the weather is getting warmer. What else is warming up? The Economy and Housing. But the Fed doesn’t want it to get too hot – so, as everyone expected, they raised interest rates 1/4% citing “improving economic conditions”. Housing…

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Economic Commentary and Calendar for March 2017

“March – In Like a Lion and Out like a Lamb” – I’ve been hearing that expression all my life. March usually starts off with ferocious winter weather but ends with mild spring like conditions. March 1st is usually a happy day because it signals that the end of winter is near. In 12 days…

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Economic Commentary and Calendar for February 2017

The New Year usually gets off to a slow start but this year is already in full swing. If recent events are any indication – 2017 is going to be a VERY interesting year. With the media and news outlets being dominated by what’s happening in Washington DC, it’s easy to forget that the Fed…

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Economic Commentary and Calendar for January 2017

It’s January 3rd and 2017 has begun. The Inauguration will take place January 20th and the Mortgage Industry is hoping our newly elected politicians will provide us some relief from regulation. So, what do the experts think will happen in 2017? Early forecasts by Economists expect that by December 2017: Inflation will continue to rise…

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