Matthew Gardner Reports

Windermere Chief Economist Matthew Gardner provides updates on the national and Northwest real estate markets.

JUNE 28, 2021 | MONDAYS WITH MATTHEW

Monday with Matthew: Why Home Prices Have Risen So Much

In this month’s episode of “Monday with Matthew,” Matthew Gardner digs into the data on inflation rates and mortgage payments to explain the significant increase in home prices over the past thirty years.

DECEMBER 7, 2020 | END OF YEAR REPORT

Special Report: 2021 U.S. Housing Forecast

In his final 2020 episode of “Monday with Matthew,” Windermere Chief Economist Matthew Gardner looks to the year ahead in his 2021 U.S. Housing Forecast, including his predictions for mortgage rates, sales, forbearance, and more.
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NOVEMBER 16, 2020

Special Report:
Post Election 2020 Housing Market Update

Every time a new U.S. president is elected everyone wonders how the housing market will be affected. In this video recorded on November 12, Gardner offers his perspective on what a Biden administration means for real estate and how a single state’s Senate race could be the deal breaker.

OCTOBER 12, 2020

Forecasting Mortgage Rates & More

On this episode of “Mondays with Matthew,” Windermere Chief Economist Matthew Gardner takes another look at mortgage rates and forecasts what we can expect in the coming months for rates, affordability, and inventory.

AUGUST 31, 2020

COVID-19 Housing & Economic Update

On this week’s episode of “Mondays with Matthew”, Matthew Gardner looks at last week’s real estate and economic news and goes beyond the headlines so that you can not only stay on top of the issues that affect you and your business, but also get more detail than is generally offered by the media.

AUGUST 3, 2020

Case Shiller Home Price Index

On this week’s episode of “Mondays with Matthew,” Matthew Gardner analyzes the latest Case Shiller Home Price Index numbers and explains some of the lesser known (yet, still important) aspects of the report.

JULY 27, 2020

Updated 2020 Housing Forecast

On this week’s episode of “Mondays with Matthew”, Matthew Gardner provides his updated 2020 housing forecast and analyzes the National Association of REALTORS’ June Home Sales Report.

JULY 13, 2020

How Housing Has Fared Amid COVID-19

On this week’s episode of “Mondays with Matthew”, Matthew Gardner analyzes several aspects of the housing market to see how it has fared over the past 16 weeks amid COVID-19.

MAY 4, 2020

Forbearance options available to homeowners

What are the forbearance options available to homeowners currently struggling to pay their mortgage? Matthew Gardner, Chief Economist for Windermere Real Estate, offers some answers in his Monday, May 4 videoblog.

APRIL 27, 2020

Insights into the current housing market

Windermere Chief Economist Matthew Gardner addresses the current state of the national and Northwest housing markets, at a time when listed properties garner good prices. Watch the latest ‘Monday with Matthew’ video posts on our website.

MARCH 30, 2020This week he discusses what it really means for the economy and housing to be in a COVID-19 induced recession (hint: it’s not all bad news).

MARCH 16, 2020In this video he discusses how COVID-19 will impact the national housing market and economy.