Please wait as we prepare your PDF file ....

Mission Chronicle Blog

Search Blog

our goal is to help you stay informed by providing timely and interesting articles.

Expect the ‘longest economic expansion’ since WWII, says economist

06/16/2017

Download PDF

Kevin Thorpe | Photo by Amber Taufen DENVER — “This is going to be the longest economic expansion in the post-World-War-II era,” stated Kevin Thorpe, the global chief economist at Cushman & Wakefield. He was giving an assessment to a crowd of reporters at the National Association of Real Estate Editors conference, and the general message was one of growth — not risk. Recession? “The U.S. will not be going into recessions anytime soon,” Thorpe said. “Recessions don’t just happen,” he added. “First we need to see imbalances somewhere in the economy — too much credit, too much exuberance in any particular sector.” Equity markets, oil prices, what the Federal Reserve does with interest rates and “wild cards” could change that, of course, but in general, Thorpe was confident that the economy is strong and will remain so for the immediate future. “Of course there will be another recession at some point, and the next question becomes ‘What will the next recession look …

Source: click here

Read More

INSPIRED, INTELLIGENT, INSIGHTFULL

STAY INFORMED WITH TIMELY AND INTERESTING ARTICLES FROM OUR BLOG, MISSION CHRONICLE. OUR ASPIRATION IS TO PROVIDE REALTORS AND OTHER REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS WITH EXCEPTIONAL RESOURCES AND SHARE OUR KNOWLEDGE TO PROPEL YOU TO YOUR GOALS.

  • ‘Consumer resilience’ boosts May existing-home sales

    After a “notable decline” in April, existing-home sales are back on track with a record ...

  • CEO of HomeServices of America’s brokerage division announces retirement

    Robert Moline Robert (Bob) Moline, who’s been running the HomeServices of America affiliate fo...

  • Lead thinks you’re the listing agent? Zillow’s StreetEasy offers responses

    “You’re not the listing agent?” It’s a common question agents hear from lead...

  • Fast and furious: 10 attributes of a winning indie broker

    Over the years, Inman has published a series of stories on indie brokers, including surveys and repo...

  • Daily market update: June 21, 2017

    We’ll add more market news briefs throughout the day. Check back to read the latest. Most rece...

  • Saving time for hobbies can boost your career

    Are you happy? Do you feel inspired? Investing in your creativity is a great way to boost your mood ...

  • Rivals FBS and Solid Earth team up to offer MLS ‘front end of choice’

    Real estate agents and brokers know that sometimes cooperating is the best way to both compete and s...

  • 3 tips for converting online real estate leads into clients

    So you have an online lead. Now what? Once you receive a response to one of your online campaigns, y...

  • How do you relaunch a listing that hasn’t sold with other agents?

    Peter Lorimer of PLG Estates offers his top tips for relaunching listings that weren’t sold ...

  • 3 types of content that will help you stand out from the herd

    One of the most overlooked tools in every real estate agent’s toolbox is content. It’s taken for...

June 2017
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
« May    
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930  

  • Polls

    What information you are looking for?

    View Results

    Loading ... Loading ...
  • Last month Results

    How Is My Site?

    • Good (100%, 3 Votes)
    • Excellent (0%, 0 Votes)
    • Bad (0%, 0 Votes)
    • Can Be Improved (0%, 0 Votes)
    • No Comments (0%, 0 Votes)

    Total Voters: 3

    Vote

    Loading ... Loading ...