Fed and Economy Watch

HUD Says First Relief Funds are on the Way

2020-04-03T07:04:06-06:00April 3rd, 2020|

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has announced how it will be allocating its initial portion of funds from the massive Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act passed by Congress last week. Over $3 billion will be...

Builders Already Feeling Pandemic Pinch

2020-03-26T09:13:43-06:00March 26th, 2020|

New home building, which only recently and belatedly caught fire, is already feeling the effect of the COVID-19 virus response. The National Association of Home Builder (NAHB) recently did a quick on-line survey of its members and 81 percent said they ...