Monthly Archives: February 2011

Mortgage Delinquencies are Falling

The Mortgage Corner Mortgage delinquencies are declining—the kind that tell us we may be seeing an end to falling real estate prices. That is, there are fewer 30-day late payments, which are the first indicator of trouble leading to short … Continue reading

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When is Inflation a Problem?

Financial FAQs Does it seem like the price of everything is rising these days—particularly food and gas prices? It really depends on who you talk to, and this is reviving the age-old debate between deficit hawks and doves. The old … Continue reading

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Productivity Soaring–Where Are the Jobs?

Financial FAQs In spite of Mideast unrest (when was it restful?), and the massive snow job hitting most of the U.S. (the biggest storm of the century?) the output of goods and services continues to improve. Businesses through the fourth … Continue reading

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