Housing Market

Hope for Housing

September 27, 2012

It is not reasonable to consider “what if” until we establish a clear understanding of “what is.” We have long assumed that the Federal Reserve has been targeting [...]

Watch the Chinese

March 2, 2011

China’s central bank has been engaging in policies designed to slow inflation over the past several months. The central bank has raised interest rates several times, and it [...]

Hu’s On First!

January 20, 2011

Chinese President Hu Jintao is in Washington this week meeting with President Obama and members of Congress. While the meetings are reportedly cordial, there isn’t much [...]

Housing, Yet Again

September 23, 2010

Traders appeared to cheer the news today that existing home sales rose slightly in August from the lowest reading on record in July (survey began in 1999). Following the [...]