According to a recent article published by CNBC, there are 5 charts to help track the U.S. economy as states start reopening:

  • Requests for Directions on Apple Maps
  • Restaurant Bookings on OpenTable
  • Hotel Occupancy Rate
  • Travelers Passing through TSA Checkpoints (Air travel)
  • Mortgage Applications for Purchasing a Single Family Home

All show drastic drops as everyone went into lock down at the start of April. But since May, each has started to trend upward – modestly, but still positive.

However, the data is showing that home purchase are actually up 10% over the same period last year. This seems to indicate that the residential real estate market could experience a quick recovery.

Read the full article, “Five charts that track the U.S. economy as states reopen” on CNBC.com >