Daily Archives: December 16, 2016

National weekly average wage and employed workforce comparison; 2Q/16 v. 2Q/15

Wake County ranked 181 out of the 345 largest United States counties in terms of percentage average weekly wage growth. The average weekly wage in the county was $989, up 2% compared to 2Q/15. The average weekly wage in North … Continue reading

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What a Trump presidency might mean for the national housing market

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Fannie economist interview regarding rising mortgage rates and house prices

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November 2016 Wells Fargo builder sentiment index; 11 year high!!

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National new home permits and starts for November, 2016; both down compared to 11/15

Building permits in November 2016 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of 1,201,000, down 4.7 percent from the revised October rate, and down 6.6 percent from November 2015. Housing starts in November 2016 were at a SAAR of … Continue reading

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