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Economy Watch: State Unemployment Rates Reach New Lows
Jobless rates were lower in April than in March in 10 states, stable in 39 states and D.C., and higher in only one state, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Colorado's unemployment rate of 2.3 percent is the lowest rate since the BLS began reporting these numbers in 1976.
NAIOP Index Tips Upward for First Time in 2 Years
The semi-annual survey indicates that CRE players are optimistic about the conditions of the real estate market, especially when it comes to employment growth and occupancy rates for new projects.
Embracing Changes in the Commercial Insurance Industry
The forward-looking technology landscape and the growing regulatory environment are reshaping the vital ways in which insurance companies engage with customers, especially in the U.S., the largest insurance market in terms of premium dollars in the world. Adjusting to changes is the answer for Franklin Street Insurance Services Director Ted Holler.