Peace.

Continuing the spirit of a gracious Olympic host country, today Russia said that there is no need to invade Ukraine yet. I guess that someone figured that Russia’s 33 medals compared to Ukraine’s 2 in the Sochi games was enough of a victory for the time being.

In housing, CoreLogic reported that home prices overall increased by 12% YOY from January 2013, increasing 1% from December’s reading, and marking the 23rd consecutive month of price gains. Nationwide, prices also increased 0.9% from December to January