DID YOU KNOW? In the Fed's meeting yesterday, it appeared they have no interest in hiking - or lowering - interest rates in the near future. Inflation appears tame at 1.6% although the Fed would prefer it closer to 2% which may result in the Fed cutting rates again to stimulate the economy...
DID YOU KNOW? Redfin listings are not listed on Zillow, Streeteasy or Trulia.
DID YOU KNOW? 36% of first-time homebuyers would have a roommate if it meant being able to afford a home sooner. (FORBES)
DID YOU KNOW? San Diego and Boston are expected to see the largest jumps in potential first-time buyers (median age 34 years old). Both metros will see a nearly 20% increase in the next wave of potential first-time home buyers compared with the previous wave. (FORBES)
DID YOU KNOW? Construction spending fell 0.9% in March to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.282 trillion, a bigger decline than the median forecast of a 0.4% decline. All residential construction was lower by 1.8% for the month, and 8.4% for the year. Private-sector construction of all types was 0.7% lower compared to last month and 3.6% lower compared to the same period in 2018. Public-sector outlays were 1.3% lower for the month, but 8.6% higher than last year. (Marketwatch)