Markets & Economy

What to expect from the first quarter economy in 2017

Steve Cook joins Bernice Ross via podcast

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This week we are pleased to welcome our favorite economist, Steve Cook, with his economic update for first quarter 2017. Cook joins us with a retrospective on 2016 as well as to what expect going into 2017. Here’s what he will be covering: 2016: Median price set a new high and over 5.6 million units sold -- a great year! What to expect in 2017: is another good year on tap or is a market slowdown coming? Will there be further increases in the interest rates or is it possible that rates may actually decline? The stars are aligned for a slow down in the rental market -- what it means for your residential sales business. [audio mp3=""] Bernice Ross, CEO of, is a national speaker, author and trainer with over 1,000 published articles and two best-selling real estate books. Learn about her training programs at and w...