30-Year Fixed Rate Mortgage Average in the US
These are averages and the rate you get may depend on your credit score, down payment, type of property, term, and a variety of other factors.

US GDP Growth Rate

Is the economy growing or shrinking?

source: tradingeconomics.com

US Unemployment Rate

Full employment in today’s world is probably stands around 5-5.5%….so less than that means rages will likely rise…more than that…too many people looking for work.


source: tradingeconomics.com

US Population

Growing all the time….how about in your state or city?


source: tradingeconomics.com

5-Year, 5-Year Forward Inflation Expectation Rate

Crude Oil Prices: West Texas Intermediate (WTI) – Cushing, Oklahoma

Hey….I’m in Texas…oil prices matter to our economy.

S&P 500

Stock prices matter to those with portfolios. In my market that probably means over the $300,000 price range.

New Private Housing Units Authorized by Building Permits: 1-Unit Structures for Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

At the peak we were starting about 5000 homes a month here in the DFW area. Now about 1/2 that.

S&P/Case-Shiller TX-Dallas Home Price Index