Retail sales soar as rates remain flat

Retail Sales: The March data was much stronger than expected. The headline reading hit 1.6% vs est of 0.9%. Ex-autos,...

Call before you dig that hole

Can you dig it? Sometimes you can’t. Or you shouldn’t. As you get your home improvement and landscaping projects...

US purchase apps impress and China trade imbalance shrinks

 Purchase applications were up by +1.0% while refinance apps dropped 8.0% following the prior week's 11.0%...

Homebuilder sentiment ticks higher in April

The April National Association of Home Builders Sentiment Index matched expectations with...

March prices: supply and demand for homes aren't always in balance

Instead, they reached a new all-time high as the busy spring market begins. While median list prices crossed...