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90.7’s economic analyst Dr. Hank Fishkind, President of Fishkind and Associates
Fishkind Economic Commentaries

Fishkind Conversations: Are Home Sales Really Falling? Yes. And No.


Sales of existing homes tumbled in January nationwide, falling 3.2 percent compared with December and down by 4.8 percent from January 2017. Economic analyst Hank Fishkind says this seems very surprising since interest rates are low, job growth is strong, and home prices have rebounded above their prior peak in 2005. So, what’s behind the lower numbers?
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Fishkind Economic Commentaries

Fishkind Conversations: What Drives Florida Tourism’s Record Highs?


The Sunshine State continues to set records for tourism. According to the latest report from Visit Florida, late summer numbers were up more than three percent over last year’s record-setting high for the three months ending in September. 90.7’s economic analyst Hank Fishkind looks at what’s driving this long-running surge in Florida’s visitor volumes.
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