Week 9 of the 2021 U.S. Economic Calendar highlights the initial weekly unemployment claims, New Home Sales for January from the Census Bureau, and more. Here are your key economic updates for the week ahead, February 22 - February 26: Monday, February 22 \tChicago Fed National Activity Index\u00a0for January. Tuesday, February 23 \t\u00a0FHFA House Price Index\u00a0for December 2020. Wednesday, February 24 \tNew Home Sales\u00a0for January from the Census Bureau. \tThe Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) will release the results for the\u00a0mortgage purchase applications index. Thursday, February 25 \tPending Home Sales Index\u00a0for January. \tThe\u00a0initial weekly unemployment claims\u00a0report will be released Friday, February 26 \t\u00a0Chicago Purchasing Managers Index\u00a0for February.