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    Economic Update – Week Ending October 18, 2014

    DataQuick reported that the number of home sales in California rose for the first time in a year in September, as cooling prices and a strong economy encouraged buyers.  The median sales price for new and existing houses and condominiums was $389,000 last month, down 1% from $393,000 in August but up 9.6% from $355,000 […]

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    Economic Update – Week Ending October 11, 2014

    Mortgage Rates were down for the 3rd straight week. The average rate for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell to 4.12% in the week that ended Oct. 9, hitting the lowest rate in a month and close to the lowest level in 2014, from the prior week’s reading of 4.19%, according to Thursdays report. Fixed mortgage rates were down on a week […]

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    Economic Update – Week Ending October 4, 2014

    Hiring Surge Pushes U.S. Jobless Rate to Six-Year Low. We kicked off October with great jobs news, initial jobless claims that have fallen to pre-recession levels.  The September Job report was released today, a powerful surge in hiring pushed unemployment to a six-year low of 5.9 percent in September as the U.S. labor market showed renewed vigor. The unemployment rate […]

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