The REconomy Podcast
What a Changing Labor Market Means for Housing - Ep 04

What a Changing Labor Market Means for Housing - Ep 04

January 13, 2021

In this episode of the REconomy podcast from First American, Chief Economist Mark Fleming and Deputy Chief Economist Odeta Kushi discuss how long-term shifts in the U.S. labor market have been accelerated by the pandemic, and what that may mean for housing in the months and years ahead.

2021 Housing Market Outlook - Ep 03

2021 Housing Market Outlook - Ep 03

December 10, 2020

In this episode of the REconomy podcast from First American, Chief Economist Mark Fleming and Deputy Chief Economist Odeta Kushi explain what has fueled the impressive housing market rebound from the pandemic-driven slowdown in the spring of 2020 and why the housing market remains on solid footing heading into 2021.

Housing Affordability in the COVID Era - Ep 02

Housing Affordability in the COVID Era - Ep 02

November 2, 2020

In this episode of the REconomy podcast from First American, Chief Economist Mark Fleming and Deputy Chief Economist Odeta Kushi break down housing affordability trends, discuss the economic forces that influence house-buying power and explain why housing is actually more affordable today, even amid the pandemic, than it was at the peak of the housing bubble.

Welcome to the REconomy Podcast - Ep 01

Welcome to the REconomy Podcast - Ep 01

October 9, 2020

Welcome to the inaugural episode of the REconomy podcast from First American. In this episode, Chief Economist Mark Fleming and Deputy Chief Economist Odeta Kushi discuss the economic forces influencing housing supply, affordability, the impact of historically low interest rates, and how the COVID-19 pandemic is shaping demand for housing.