Friday, February 03, 2012
Where the NJ Jobs Are
The monthly employment stats just came out this morning with another unexpected drop in the percentage of unemployed. The new figures show a sharp drop from 8.5% to 8.3% with the addition of 243,000 new jobs. the chart at right breaks down the jobs in the Newark area in comparison the the rest of the U.S.(click on the chart to enlarge it)
For a detailed update on the NJ housing market check out my latest NJ Housing Trends Newsletter. You will see links to several key NJ markets.