Based on new data from Redfin, mortgage-rate locks for second homes in the U.S. were down 47% from pre-pandemic levels on a seasonally adjusted basis in August, compared to a 33% decline for primary homes.
According to AAA booking data, international trips are on the rise this year. International travel is up more than 200% compared to 2022. Hotel bookings are seeing the biggest jump, up more than 300% over last year.
Based on new projections by AAA booking data for flights, hotels, rental cars, and cruises shows Labor Day weekend travel in 2023 is up over last year: domestic bookings are up 4% and international bookings are up 44%.
Based on new data from JLL, Asia Pacific hotel investment volumes declined by 51% year-on-year in the first half of 2023 as macroeconomic challenges and the rising cost of debt influenced capital deployment.
With summer vacation season winding down in August, the national average for a gallon of gas awoke from a months-long slumber, surging 13 cents in the last week of July to $3.71, says AAA.
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