Thursday, October 30, 2014

Apartment rents still not in a bubble, despite record low vacancy rates


 - by New Deal democrat

I have a new post up at XE.com.

Apartment vacancy rates are lower than they have ever been since the series started being kept, but median asking rents, both in inflation-adjusted terms and also as a percentage of median wages, are still relatively subdued.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Weekly Indicators for October 20 - 24 at XE.com


 - by New Deal democrat

My Weekly Indicators piece for last week is Up at XE.com

The recent theme of positve, but less strongly so continues.