Friday on The Chad Hasty Show, James Arnold, President of Lubbock's American Bank of Commerce joined the program to talk about the condition of the Lubbock, South Plains, and West Texas economies.

Arnold said,

Volumes are up, housing starts are up, but we're not having to cut price to move product, so values continue to increase. So all that points to a good solid economy, retail sales are doing well. So it points to a really rosy, and a solid 2018 is what it's shaping up to be.

Listen to the entire interview with James Arnold in the video above.

For more information on American Bank of Commerce, visit their website here.

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