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A Talk With CA Chief Economist

In this episode, listen in to hear Chief Economist Leslie Appleton-Young from the California Association of REALTORS® (C.A.R.). The association is a statewide trade organization with 150,000+ members. Hear amazing statistics about membership, fundamentals of the market, how the Nation follows and sometimes lags behind what happens in California. Forget what the press tells you, listen and learn through cold hard facts.

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Guest(s) Appearing on this Episode:
Leslie Appleton-Young
California Association of REALTORS®

Leslie Appleton-Young is Vice President and Chief Economist for the California Association of REALTORS® (C.A.R.), a statewide trade organization with more than 150,000 members dedicated to the advancement of professionalism in real estate. Leslie directs the activities of the Association’s Member Information Group. She oversees the analysis of housing market and brokerage industry trends, broker relations, and membership development activities. She is also closely involved in the Association’s strategic planning efforts and is a well-known speaker in California’s real estate community. Before joining C.A.R. in 1984, Leslie Appleton-Young was a consultant with Telesis Inc. in Rhode Island. She also spent several years working as a research associate at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and as an instructor at the University of Pennsylvania. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from the University of California, Berkeley, and her Masters from the University of Pennsylvania.

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