ESA on EHS | Home prices up 15%, sharp interest rate hikes, huge inflation and scant inventory all make for a stressed housing market.

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ESA on EHS | The US housing market posted some ugly indicators in February, with near-record low inventory and huge price hikes (+15%).

ESA on EHS | US existing home sales decreased year-over-year in September. Prices continued upward. A staggering 86% of homes sold were on the market less than 1 month.

ESA Car Keys | Auto inventory will remain a concern well into 2022. Pent-up consumer demand will outpace vehicle supply well into 2022.

A lumber shortage is fueling more price concerns in the US housing market, already beset with inventory challenges.

As housing inventory bottoms out, median prices continue their rise to historic levels … spelling big challenges for buyers and realtors.

ESA Car Keys | In this June 22 update, ESA’s Adam Armbruster highlights the surprise winners that have emerged in light of the rapidly changing automotive landscape.

US retail sales for May shattered the record books, easily surpassing the recovery of post-9/11. The retail sector was up 17.7% for the month.

ESA Car Keys | Adam Armbruster with another series of quick video updates (June 1, 2020) on the key datapoints in the recovering auto market.

How fast and strong will the US economy recover? A look at five charts provides a glimpse into the market’s current status and trending.

Detailed recap of the 16.4% retail decline in April on TradingEconomics.com, with metrics on retail subsectors like furnishings, appliances, and apparel.