Posts Tagged: jobless rate

California Housing Market Improves, Unemployment Drops

A solid national jobs report this morning — 227,000 new jobs added, unemployment rate steady at 8.3 percent — was followed by a psychologically significant California report, from the state’s Employment Development Department. At long last, we’re below 11 percent — 10.9 to be exact, for January 2012. Bear in mind that 10.9 percent is… Read more »