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  • Economic Consensus Masks Many Uncertainties

    While economists foresee little chance of a recession in the near term, potential policy changes could impact the course of the U.S. economy and commercial real estate values, notes Yardi Matrix Associate Director of Research Paul Fiorilla, reporting on the NABE's Annual Meeting.

    National 04 October 2017 18:11
  • Keep Rising Rates in Perspective

    Despite the Federal Reserve’s program to raise interest benchmarks, financing is still available for real estate transactions at historically low rates, explains Gary Limjuco, Transwestern's senior vice president of structured finance.

    National 04 October 2017 15:02
  • Economy Watch: Employment Stable in Most States

    Unemployment rates were higher in August in only eight states, lower in one state, and stable in 41 states and D.C., according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics latest jobs report.

    National 18 September 2017 13:11
  • Economy Watch Weekly: Middling Month for Job Creation

    The number of jobs created in August was below this year's average monthly gain, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported. The month's report did not include Hurricane Harvey's impact on employment. Economy Editor Dees Stribling discusses the full report, for the week ending Sept 1., 2017.

    National 05 September 2017 14:13
  • Economy Watch: Economy Creates 156K Jobs in August

    Job growth was not as impressive in August as in previous months, but some sectors affecting the real estate industry saw job gains, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics latest jobs report.

    National 01 September 2017 14:36
  • Economy Watch: Most Metros Enjoy Low Unemployment

    Of the 388 U.S. metro areas, 340 had unemployment rates that were lower in July than a year earlier, according to a recent Bureau of Labor Statistics report.

    National 31 August 2017 13:51
  • Economy Watch Weekly: July Marks Good Month for Job Growth

    The U.S. economy has experienced three solid months of job gains, with 209,000 positions being added in July, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Economy Editor Dees Stribling breaks down the jobs numbers.

    National 08 August 2017 13:39

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