Existing home sales fall below projections, but prices climb

High mortgage rates continue to result in slumping U.S. home sales, which fell another 4.1% in October and hit an annualized rate of 3.79 million units. The latest data from the National Association of Realtors show that the annualized rate is 14.6% lower than last year and comes up short of the 3.90 million units […]

Economists see 1980’s-style recession in U.S. housing market

The home affordability challenges facing a generation of Millennials are reminiscent of certain circumstances their Baby Boomer parents encountered in the 1980’s, according to some economists observing the current market. With 30-year fixed mortgage rates up around 8% and home prices kept high by tight supply, sales activity has hit a wall during the second […]

Greg Englesbe

Celebrating and supporting the Arts

The arts are meant to enrich our lives by fostering creativity, self-expression, and deeper understanding of the human experience. They provide us with a unique lens through which we can explore diverse cultures and emotions, ultimately connecting us on a profound level. In order for the next generation to captivate us with their expressions, it’s important […]