DID YOU KNOW?
Top Headlines: Delivered by Leonard Steinberg
September 27, 2023
01 These days, about 23 million, or 45%, of all Americans ages 18 - 29 are living with family, roughly the same level as the 1940s.
02 While US gas prices have jumped around 25% - approaching $4 per gallon on average and cause for concern as this fuels inflation and impacts spending power - gas prices in today’s dollars actually peaked at $5.71 per gallon in June 2008.
03 Some estimates say A.I. could impact as many as 300 million jobs globally. What are YOU doing to A.I-proof your role and profession? (Remember the internet did not replace agents either, it made them better!)
04 Applications refinance home loans jumped 13% last week compared with the prior week. Applications for home purchases increased 2% for the week but were 26% lower than the same week a year ago. The FED did not raise rates yesterday but indicated they would stay higher longer.....and Switzerland indicated its rate hikes may be over.