Week 36 of the 2021 U.S. Economic Calendar highlights\u00a0Pending Home Sales Index for July, the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), and more. Monday, August 30 \t\u00a0Pending Home Sales Index for July, with the consensus for a 0.4% increase in the index. Tuesday, August 31 \tFHFA House Price Index for June will be released. \tS&P\/Case-Shiller House Price Index for June will be released. Wednesday, September 1 \tThe Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) will release the results for the\u00a0mortgage purchase applications index. \tThe ADP Employment Report for August will be released. Thursday, September 2 \tThe initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released, with the consensus for a decrease slightly to 350 thousand from 353 thousand last week. Friday, September 3 \tEmployment Report for August. The consensus is for 728 thousand jobs added, and for the unemployment rate to decrease to 5.2%.