California employers added 104,300 net new jobs in August, a strong showing despite the national slowdown.
U.S. retail sales (seasonally adjusted) grew 0.7 percent from July to August. Retail sales remain elevated due to dramatic growth in January and March.
California builders recorded 9,676 permits in July, 5 percent above the same month in 2020.
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The pace of home sales in California continued to moderate in July, with 38,389 sales recorded.
California home prices continued to soar in July and are now up 21.2 percent over the past 12 months.
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California employers created an estimated 114,400 net jobs in July, the biggest gain since February.
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U.S. retail sales (seasonally adjusted) fell 1.1 percent from June to July. Retail sales remain elevated due to dramatic growth in January and March.
New business creation slowed in July, but still remained above the typical level for the month.
California builders recorded 10,685 housing permits in June, a so-so number for what is typically the biggest month of the year.
The California home price surge continues to accelerate: up 2.8 percent in June and 18.7 percent over 12 months.