Consumer Confidence at levels not seen since the dot-com bust

It’s been quite a while since we last checked in on Consumer Confidence and mortgage interest rates, so let’s take a look at an update to those charts.

The overall Consumer Confidence Index currently sits at 127.7, down two percent in a month and up two percent from a year ago. The current levels are higher than any point since late 2000, just as the dot-com bubble was bursting…

Consumer Confidence Keeps Climbing, Rates Inching Up

It’s been half a year since we last checked in on Consumer Confidence and mortgage interest rates, so let’s take a look at a long-overdue update to those charts. First up, here’s the Consumer Confidence data as of June: The overall Consumer Confidence Index currently sits at 101.4, up 7 percent in a month and […]

Consumer Confidence Hit a Seven-Year High in October

Before the NWMLS data hits this week let’s check in on how Consumer Confidence and mortgage interest rates fared during October. First up, here’s the Consumer Confidence data as of October: The overall Consumer Confidence Index currently sits at 94.5, up 6 percent in a month and up 31 percent from a year ago. At […]

Consumer Confidence Dipped in September

This is a couple weeks late, but let’s check in on how Consumer Confidence and mortgage interest rates fared during September. First up, here’s the Consumer Confidence data as of September: The overall Consumer Confidence Index currently sits at 86.0, down 8 percent in a month but up 7 percent from a year ago. At […]

Consumer Confidence Expectations Dip Slightly in August

Let’s check in on how Consumer Confidence and mortgage interest rates fared during August. First up, here’s the Consumer Confidence data as of August: The overall Consumer Confidence Index currently sits at 92.4, up 2 percent in a month, 13 percent from a year ago, and at its highest point since October 2007. At 94.6, […]

Consumer Confidence Up 12 Percent From Last Year

Let’s check in on how Consumer Confidence and mortgage interest rates fared during July. First up, here’s the Consumer Confidence data as of July: The overall Consumer Confidence Index currently sits at 90.9, up 5 percent in a month, 12 percent from a year ago, and at its highest point since October 2007. At 88.3, […]

Consumer Confidence Hits 6.5-Year High in June

Let’s check in on how Consumer Confidence and mortgage interest rates fared during June. First up, here’s the Consumer Confidence data as of June: The overall Consumer Confidence Index currently sits at 85.2, up 4 percent in a month, and at its highest point since January 2008. At 85.1, the Present Situation Index increased 6 […]