Helping people understand the economy, housing and mortgage markets
Pomological Plots with R
Let's make a new mortgage rate dataviz.
What's a forecaster to do? We look at a forecasting game and determine the optimal communication strategy for a forecaster who predicts a binary outcome.
Spring is nearly upon us, or at least we can hope. Let's examine how housing activity typically rounds into shape as the weather warms up. We'll make some fun plots with R.
COME AND MAKE A MAJESTIC MORTGAGE RATE PLOT WITH ME. We'll use R to make a fun plot showing just how low mortgage rates in the U.S. are relative to historical averages.