The Challenges of Global Assignments and Relocations (And Why to Use a Relocation Service Provider)

September 14, 2021By Robin EvenocheckBlog No Comments

Travel Restrictions and quarantine issues have forced the global workforce into an increase in remote work and dependence on virtual meeting tools. With restrictions easing, global mobility is expected to rebound and continue to expand. The need for a relocation provider to manage international assignments, executive relocation, and global moves continues to grow. There are … Read More

Wells Fargo Keeping Current September 3, 2021

September 8, 2021By Robin EvenocheckNews No Comments

Home prices accelerated through the second quarter, hitting an annualized appreciation rate of 21.2%. Before 2020, the strongest quarterly advance was the 11.0% annual rate recorded in the second quarter of 2005. Over the past year, prices have risen 17.4%, the strongest pace of appreciation over four quarters in the 30-year history of the data.1 … Read More

Wells Fargo Keeping Current August 6, 2021

August 12, 2021By Robin EvenocheckNews No Comments

New home sales slipped 6.6% in June to stand at a seasonally adjusted annual pace of 676,000 units. That’s the third consecutive monthly decline, and the pace fell below 2019’s annual rate for the first time since April 2020.1 The number of completed new homes on the market stood at 36,000 units in June, a … Read More

Managing Employee Relocation Costs

July 28, 2021By Robin EvenocheckBlog No Comments

Transferring an employee across the country or internationally can be a major undertaking. This is especially true if the department responsible for coordinating the logistics is already busy performing essential duties for your company.  Hiring a relocation management company can help simplify and expedite the moving process—not to mention save you and your employees time, … Read More

Wells Fargo Keeping Current July 23, 2021

July 27, 2021By Robin EvenocheckNews No Comments

Existing home sales rose 1.4% in June to stand at a seasonally adjusted annual pace of 5.86 million units. The gain breaks a string of four monthly declines. The sales rate over the past five months (February through June) is 10.1% slower than the sales rate over the previous five months (September through January). Of … Read More

Wells Fargo Keeping Current 6.11.2021

June 22, 2021By Robin EvenocheckNews No Comments

Consumer prices rose 5.0% in the year ending in May, the highest year-over-year reading in almost 13 years. Year to date, consumer prices are rising at a 6.5% annual rate. From 2015-19, the CPI rose at a 1.8% average annual rate.1 Excluding the volatile food and energy sectors, the “core CPI” rose 3.8% in the … Read More