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5 Notable Things about Economy in October

By |2015-11-02T21:10:51+00:00November 2nd, 2015|Commercial Property, Commercial Property Success Series, Inflation, Leadership, Politics, The Economy|

Running out of steam?  Our first note is the US economic expansion continued this past summer, but only at a 1.5% increase according to a report released by the BEA last week.  Down sharply from 3.9 % growth this past spring. Second note is Congress did extend the debt ceiling [...]

Transition on interest rates?

By |2014-08-30T13:26:33+00:00August 30th, 2014|Commercial Property, Commercial Property Success Series, Inflation, Ownership, Politics, The Economy|

When will the Fed decide it is time to let interest rates rise? Members of the Federal Reserve Board have a very active end of summer, with a conference in Jackson Hole and then their upcoming Quarterly policy meeting   September 16 and 17. The majority on the Fed thinks the [...]

4th Quarter Drive

By |2011-09-17T22:41:28+00:00September 17th, 2011|Inflation, The Economy|

I've mentioned before that Bill Connerly the Oregon economist who is highly regarded has consistently said he sees reasons for optimism in the latter part of 2011, even with the slow down we have expreienced.   Here is a post on his September  Businomics Blog  .   Notice he says that commercial lending has [...]

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