Data Round-Up: Home Prices Accelerate Further, 'Jobs Plentiful' Poll at 17-Year High
posted by Michael Lewis on May 29, 2018
Found in US, categorized in Growth Outlook and Business Cycle
Home prices appreciation continued to trend up in 18Q1. S&P/Case-Shiller and FHFA price indices are running more than +6.5% (vs. their historical average +3%, i.e., +2% inflation, +1% real).
FMI’s review of March S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index and May Conference Board Consumer Confidence, featuring Jobs-Plentiful/Jobs-Hard-to-Get data, plus our Preview of the rest of this week’s major data releases.