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The State of the State’s Housing Market Presentation

The COVID-19 pandemic years created unmatched volatility in Utah’s housing […]

September 13, 2023
August 2023 Newsmaker Travel and Tourism Industry Outlook Presentation

Utah’s tourism economy has experienced a strong recovery since the […]

August 9, 2023
April 2023 Newsmaker Breakfast: 2030 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in Utah

Utah’s demographic, social, and environmental factors favorably position the state […]

April 27, 2023
Storytelling through Data: Utah’s Rental Market Presentation

Utah’s renters, like much of the renters across the country, […]

April 6, 2023
U.S. Census Bureau Estimates by County, 2022

Each year, the Census Bureau produces population estimates at varying […]

March 30, 2023
February Newsmaker Breakfast: Great Salt Lake Policy Assessment Slides

Presented by the Great Salt Lake Strike Team, a Collaboration […]

February 8, 2023
Economic Insights – Current Conditions & Outlook

Amid Headwinds, Utah’s Fundamentals Remain Strong

January 12, 2023
December 2022 Newsmaker Breakfast: Property Tax Insights Presentation

The property tax is Utah’s most stable tax. This stability […]

December 14, 2022