Ahead this week: key readings on housing and a Harry Potter anniversary.
Home sales and other reports this week may show whether the economy will pick up the pace.
The Fed finds that the winter thaw has helped the economy rebound from cold-weather slowdowns.
Two of the four regions saw gains, but nationwide, pending sales are below 2013.
This week’s economic readings will shed light on the health of the housing market. Has it gone cold with the winter?
With mortgage interest rates rising in recent months, the outlook has become less certain.
Listing prices on luxury properties are now well over $100 million.
This week’s economic data lineup is compressed, because of the President’s Day holiday. The early focus will be on the housing market. Later, inflation.
In a positive sign for home sales, more people are relocating.
The most recent Beige Book from the Federal Reserve shows economies modestly improving across the country. Learn more at Bankrate.com.