Gas prices throughout the United States have continued their upward trend over the previous months and years, due to increasing oil prices.
Declining gas and housing prices partially accounted for the easing inflation.
According to the report, business applications in the Northeast increased, with 64,005 new applications, a 1.1% increase from the previous month.
The New Hampshire housing market is in tougher shape than most of the country. Consider that a healthy inventory of homes for sale is 5 to 6 months’ worth of supply – meaning if no more homes came on the market, the existing stock would be sold within six months.
Despite the rise in unemployment rate, the nation’s total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 339,000 jobs.
As federal COVID-19 support programs fade away, evictions in New Hampshire are on the rise.
As a member of Manchester’s planning board, Molly Lunn Owen knows the city’s housing landscape better than most. But that hasn’t helped her find a house to buy.
According to the report, the national unemployment rate dropped from 3.5 percent in March to 3.4 percent in April, tying the record low set in January of this year.
Online poker is illegal in New Hampshire, and most of the rest of the United States. But many find ways to do it anyway, experts say.
New Hampshire’s March unemployment rate was 2.4 percent, a 0.3 percent drop from February’s rate of 2.7.