Economy Watch Weekly: February Marks Robust Month for Hiring

Several real estate-related sectors saw employment increases for the month, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Economy Editor Dees Stribling discusses the full jobs report, for the week ending March 9, 2018.

CPERadioTotal U.S. payroll employment had a strong month in February, increasing by 310,000 jobs, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The real estate industry benefited from this increase, with several sectors supporting the industry experiencing job growth. Which sectors had the highest employment numbers in February? Economy Editor Dees Stribling discusses the full jobs report, for the week ending March 9, 2018.