Manhattan and San Francisco Again Top List of Most Expensive Cities

Manhattan and San Francisco continue to be the most expensive cities in which to live, according to the most recent Cost of Living Index. The index, produced by the Council for Community and Economic Research, compares the relative price to live in a wide selection of cities across the […]

Dr. Clifford Lipscomb to Head Cost of Living Index Committee

CARTERSVILLE, GA, October 8, 2015 – Dr. Clifford Lipscomb, Director of Economic Research at Greenfield Advisors, was named the chairperson of the Cost of Living Index Technical Advisory Committee. The Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) publishes quarterly the Cost of Living Index (COLI) and provides city-to-city comparisons […]

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The Minimum Wage

In recent months, there has been a conversation coming out of Washington D.C. about raising the minimum wage, not to mention all the comments from those in agreement and disagreement. While I’m not inclined to take a political position on the issue, I thought it a good opportunity to […]

Cost of Living Index in the Top 10 Most Populated U.S. Cities

In a previous post, we discussed the U.S. Cost of Living Index (COLI) data for the second quarter of 2012, with particular interest in the Atlanta and Seattle markets. Recently, we have received the annual 2012 COLI results produced by the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER). Greenfield Advisors’ Director of Economic […]

The Cost of Living Index

At Greenfield Advisors we follow a variety of journals, both real estate and economic, and we also review various indices. One index we find quite interesting is the Cost of Living Index produced by the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER), a nonprofit organization. Dr. Cliff Lipscomb, Director of Economic […]