Jobs

September 7, 2010

August 2010 Jobs Report Pushes Mortgage Rates Higher

On the first Friday of each month, the Bureau of Labor Statistics releases Non-Farm Payrolls data for the month prior. 54,000 jobs were lost in August.
July 12, 2010

June’s Jobs Report Wasn’t As Bad As The Headlines (And How You Can Take Advantage)

At first glance, the June jobs report looks weak but a deeper look shows something different.
June 4, 2010

May 2010 Jobs Report Gives A Temporary Boost To Home Affordability

According to the government, 431,000 jobs were created in May, but of those new jobs, 95.4 percent represented temporary staffing for the 2010 Census. Home affordability is improving on the report.