Jim Hastings

March 14, 2023

Case Shiller Index

The Case and Shiller indices are based on original work by economists, Karl E. Case and Robert J. Shiller, in which their team calculated the home price index back to the year 1890 […]
March 8, 2023

Key recession indicator sends investors sharpest warning in 42 years

Yahoo Finance just released this report. The US has been in a Negative Yield Inversion since July 2022. A Negative Yield Inversion has preceded each of […]
March 8, 2023

February 2023 Trustee Sale Report

The Clark County, NV February 2023 Trustee Sale Report summary: Cancelled: 81  (Jan. 2023-84, Dec. 2022-112, Nov. 2022-95, Oct. 2022-72, Sept. 2022-84, Aug. 2022-74) Postponed: 83  (Jan. 2023- 102, Dec. […]
February 18, 2023

U.S. Foreclosure Starts Increase From 2021, While Foreclosure Completions Decline

ATTOM released their Year-End 2022 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report. A good takeaway is the first graph showing U.S. Properties with Foreclosure Filings. Also, the second graph […]
February 13, 2023

Top 10 U.S. Counties with Most Foreclosure Starts in January 2023

ATTOM just released their January 2023 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report. At the beginning you will see a graph of the ten U.S. counties with the greatest […]
February 11, 2023

Mortgage Delinquencies, what’s going on?

I have read and reread the article Suhayl Rouge posted on LinkedIn, Mortgage Delinquencies, what’s going on? It is very well done and make sure you look […]
February 9, 2023

Jerome Powell at The Economic Club of Washington D.C. on 2/7/2023

Jerome Powell, Chair of the Federal Reserve spoke at The Economic Club of Washington D.C. talk on 2/7/2023. He stated we haven’t seen a decline in […]
February 9, 2023

These 4 cities will suffer a 2008 crash in home values: Goldman Sachs

This is a recent article where Goldman Sachs stats that San Jose, California; Austin, Texas; Phoenix, Arizona; and San Diego, California, will likely see boom-and-bust declines of […]
February 9, 2023

January 2023 Trustee Sale Report

This is the January 2023 Trustee Sale Report results and wee see a big jump in Single Family inventory now, 47.7%! January 2023 NOD Report (191 […]