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  • NAR released a summary of existing-home sales data showing that housing market activity this January, fell for the third straight month and was down 1.2 percent from December 2018. Sales...
    Created: 2/22/2019 3:00:44 PM
  • Private mortgage insurance's growth rate should outpace that of total mortgage debt outstanding for 2019 as more consumers lacking the ability to put down 20% opt for a government-sponsored...
    Created: 2/22/2019 2:49:39 PM
  • other complaining about how low prices and rents point to a dysfunctional housing market. Neither is good. I think there's a broad understanding of this phenomenon, but it's rarely articulated...
    Created: 2/22/2019 12:34:46 PM
  • please download Firefox , Chrome , or Edge . February 22, 2019 © REALTOR® Magazine Mortgage rates inched lower for the third consecutive week. Freddie Mac Chief Economist...
    Created: 2/22/2019 10:30:50 AM
  • affordability seen throughout 2018, alongside low inventories, rising home prices and higher mortgage rates."
    Created: 2/22/2019 10:08:14 AM
  • Last year’s housing market was one for the record books, with the gains partly driven by tightening inventories and exceedingly low mortgage rates. In some pockets of the country, housing prices...
    Created: 2/22/2019 9:04:46 AM
  • In a shift from the typical upward trend for Central Texas, home sales declined in January and home price appreciation slowed, the Austin Board of Realtors said. January's 1,598 sales was a...
    Created: 2/22/2019 5:26:46 AM
  • US durable goods orders grew less then expected in December and existing home sales declined in January. Surveys showed further manufacturing weakness across the developed world. "The US data...
    Created: 2/22/2019 2:50:00 AM
  • the homes throughout the ground lease to remain competitive in the local housing market. Despite these advances, recent concerns raised by many military families about privatized housing call...
    Created: 2/21/2019 4:10:10 PM
  • s important to advertise homes on the savings it will bring the home buyer and how it could put money back in their pocket.” Additional consumer preferences that emerged from the survey included:...
    Created: 2/21/2019 3:31:05 PM
  • The winter months have proven to be a sluggish time for home sales. January was the third consecutive month in which existing-home sales posted a drop, the National Association of REALTORS® reported...
    Created: 2/21/2019 3:31:05 PM
  • mortgages than any other generation and increasing their purchase power in the housing market. Millennials represent 42 percent of all new-home loans, higher than both the baby boomers and Generation...
    Created: 2/21/2019 3:31:05 PM
  • by Barton, Rascoff and Lloyd Frink, who wanted to do for the housing market what their previous company, Expedia Group Inc., did for air travel — that is, make it more transparent for consumers...
    Created: 2/21/2019 3:22:30 PM
  • C. 8, and discovered that the tax treatment of short sales and foreclosures is anything but straightforward. In April, we looked at Povolny Group, Inc. v. Commissioner, T.C. Memo 2018-37, and...
    Created: 2/21/2019 3:14:48 PM
  • essentially unchanged in January 2019 compared to one year ago, according to NAR’s January 2019 REALTORS® Confidence Index Survey . [1] The REALTORS® Buyer Traffic Index registered 52 in January...
    Created: 2/21/2019 3:00:42 PM
  • counties with a minimum population of 100,000, at least 100 quarterly home sales and a median sales price above the national rate of $241,250. Counties are ranked by the gap between the annual...
    Created: 2/21/2019 1:48:34 PM
  • money. For the sake of protecting the data privacy and security of NAR’s members , a new video interview with NAR’s vice president of IT, Liz Sturrock, explains everything you need to know to...
    Created: 2/21/2019 11:55:48 AM
  • homes fell to the weakest pace since November 2015, indicating that the housing market remained in a slowdown despite a drop in mortgage rates. Contract closings decreased 1.2% in January from...
    Created: 2/21/2019 10:41:02 AM
  • 2009 was not an especially active year. PGIM participates in the affordable housing market through its Fannie and Freddie activity. What else is the company doing to increase the affordable...
    Created: 2/21/2019 10:35:52 AM
  • of the year. This performance was primarily attributable to strength in the housing market, better-than-anticipated growth in its digital segment, and a lower effective tax rate. We expect these...
    Created: 2/21/2019 9:39:45 AM
  • Mortgage rates declined for the third straight week, adding to a brighter outlook for the spring home buying season, according to Freddie Mac. 30-Year FRM 15-Year ARM 5/1-Year ARM Average...
    Created: 2/21/2019 9:07:16 AM
  • heading into the spring, along with improved affordability," Duncan said. Total home sales should remain relatively flat in 2019 with a projected 0.2% growth from 2018. However, sales in 2020...
    Created: 2/21/2019 9:07:16 AM
  • today? Gross: Today, the Bay Area is home to the most expensive housing market in the country. In dollars and cents, San Francisco provides a perfect example. An individual would need to earn...
    Created: 2/21/2019 7:21:47 AM
  • tend to agree that there is no such thing as a national housing market. Each metro and underlying submarket is different. The Elephant In The Room Undoubtedly, interest rates significantly...
    Created: 2/21/2019 6:05:16 AM
  • why Zillow said the Twin Cities is expected to be the fifth-hottest housing market in the nation this year, behind San Jose, Calif., Orlando, Denver and Atlanta. Zillow's ranking is based on...
    Created: 2/21/2019 5:59:54 AM
  • The number of home sales in metro Atlanta dropped 11% in January compared to a year ago, according to a report issued from Remax Georgia. "Like the rest of the country, Atlanta home sales...
    Created: 2/21/2019 5:59:53 AM
  • in the real estate industry can make a positive impact on the housing market in order to help address the issue of housing affordability. Here's what they had to say. 1. Partner With Other Affordable...
    Created: 2/21/2019 4:34:54 AM
  • Several closely watched mortgage rates tapered off today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both trended down. The average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, or...
    Created: 2/21/2019 3:41:18 AM