Home sales

US New Home Sales Fall Further as Mortgage Rates Rise; prices push higher

A house under construction stands behind a ‘sold’ sign at a new development in York County, South Carolina, U.S., February 29, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sales of new homes fell 2.0% in February; January revised down Median home prices rise 10.7% from a year ago The supply […]

Home sales

New home sales fell in February as falling affordability poses a ‘tough year’ for the housing market

Topline New home sales unexpectedly fell last month to the lowest level since November, continuing a recent slowdown in the scorching housing market, but economists are not convinced the deceleration will help lower home prices This year. The average price of a new home jumped above $500,000 for the first time in February, and the […]

Home sales

Why an analyst thinks home sales could drop 25% by the end of summer and credit reports will soon stop counting most medical debt

Hi, MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories. If you are concerned about the markets and investments, make sure your financial advisor understands Advisors don’t necessarily appreciate clients’ money worries. Read more Husband-wife ‘crypto couple’ discuss plea deal with prosecutors in $4.5 billion bitcoin heist case: court filing Ilya Lichtenstein and Heather Morgan face up to […]

Home sales

Mortgage rates soar, home sales plummet for the 7th month and suddenly here are the new listings

But that still doesn’t reflect the recent spike in mortgage rates to 4.5%. By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET. OK, the “existing home sales” data released today by the National Association of Realtors was for February, and in February average mortgage rates were much lower than today. In mid-February, the average 30-year conforming fixed mortgage […]

Home sales

Fannie Mae updates home sales drop to 4.1% after Fed hikes rates

LifestyleVisuals/Getty Images/iStockphoto Fannie Mae’s Economics and Strategy Research (ESR) Group predicts lower home sales as interest rates rise and economic growth slows, according to a press release and related comments issued by Fannie Mae on March 17. See: Millennials are asking to buy homes more often than Baby Boomers and Gen Xers in the hot […]

Home sales

This week: Fed statement, FedEx wins, US home sales

A look at some of the major trade events and economic indicators to come this week: AN EYE ON THE FEDERATION The Federal Reserve wraps up a two-day meeting of policymakers with an economic policy and interest rate update on Wednesday. Most analysts expect Fed officials to announce the first of several expected increases in […]

Home sales

Minnesota home sales decline in February amid inventory reduction

article Dwindling inventory and rising prices pushed Minnesota closed-home sales down 12.9% from the previous February. (FOX 9) – Dwindling inventory and rising prices pushed Minnesota closed-home sales down 12.9% from the previous February. According to Minnesota Realtors, a membership organization supporting the state’s 22,000 real estate agents, new listings were down 8.5% from a […]

Home sales

Houston home sales set records as average price nears $400,000

Home prices in Houston topped last year’s highs in February as a lack of homes on the market, especially in the more affordable price ranges, continued to push buyers to increase their budgets. The median price of single-family homes rose 19.3% over the year to a record high of $328,000 in February, eclipsing the previous […]

Home sales

Home Buying Mistakes That Could Cost You | door-to-door sales

Photo by Sieuwert Otterloo on Unsplash The concept of the “American Dream” has evolved as the needs and desires of citizens have evolved. Although everyone has a different idea of ​​what a successful life looks like, buying a home is always high on the list. Owning property is more than a status symbol; it has […]

Home sales

Buyer-seller stalemate leads to ‘lowest home sales since GFC fallout’ – CoreLogic

A buyer-seller stalemate led to monthly house sales in January falling to the lowest since the fallout from the global financial crisis, said Nick Goodall, head of research at CoreLogic. There were 4,113 residential property sales in the first month of the year, the lowest number in over a decade, except for April 2020 when […]

Home sales

Low-cost home sales plummet in Palm Beach County, high-priced home sales climb

Douglas Elliman’s report reveals that it’s all about supply and demand… BY: STAFF REPORT | BocaNewsNow.com BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Copyright © 2022 MetroDesk Media, LLC) – There has been a huge drop in low-cost home sales in Palm Beach County, but home sales valued at $1 million dollars or more continue to be robust. […]

Home sales

More disguised home sales after court victory

Lawyers representing consumers facing repossession have applauded a recent case in the Gauteng High Court that blocks lawyers who try to circumvent legal proceedings by selling such homes for less than market value. Judge Fisher’s February 2022 ruling ended the practice of banks’ lawyers addressing judges in chambers in an attempt to circumvent the reserve […]

Home sales

Federal National Mortgage Association: Consumption and existing home sales improved in January, but headwinds for the economy and housing have intensified since then

Key points to remember: Gross Domestic Product (GDP), adjusted for inflation, rose at a seasonally adjusted annualized rate (SAR) of 7.0% in the fourth quarter of 2021, according to the second estimate from the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), an increase of one tenth from the preliminary […]

Home sales

New home sales fell 4.5% in January – NMP

New home sales fell in January, with analysts linking the decline to higher interest rates, the omicron COVID-19 variant and colder weather. The U.S. Census Bureau and Department of Housing and Urban Development released their monthly data on Thursday, showing that sales of new single-family homes in January were at a seasonally-adjusted annual rate of […]

Home sales

Sales of homes over $700,000 have tripled locally from 2019 to 2021

To exploreCheck how many homes in your area have sold recently To underscore this low inventory, Duncan-Hart cites a client who sold his luxury home five years ago for around $650,000 before leaving the area. Now looking to move back to the area on a budget of $850,000, they continue to fail when it comes […]

Home sales

Existing home sales tally surprises in January as inventories dwindle

Existing home sales hit a seasonally adjusted rate of 6.5 million, up 6.5% from December, according to January sales data from the National Association of Realtors. Existing home sales jumped in January 2022, marking a strong start to the year after December sales dipped slightly over the holidays, according to data from the National Association […]

Home sales

Despite the lack of supply, sales of existing homes increase by 6.7%

Homebuyers flocked to what little existing inventory there was in January, as sales of existing homes rose 6.7% from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 6.5 million. January sales fell 2.3% from a year earlier, although the median price of existing homes rose 15.4% annually to $350,000, according to Friday’s report […]

Home sales

Knoxville sees an increase in mega-home sales

Don’t bother trying to nab one of these East Tennessee mansions for sale on the market. Most trade is done strictly by word of mouth. Knoxville, Tenn. – Knoxville isn’t the first place that comes to mind when you think of fabulous homes in a “Town & Country” setting. East Tennessee’s affordability, growing local wealth, […]

Home sales

More mixed results for Forsyth home sales in opportunity areas | Local

“We really hope this will help prime the pump to create new investment and jobs for our residents.” There are 12 zones in Guilford County, as well as four in Alamance, three in Randolph, Rockingham, Surry and Wilkes, two in Davidson and one in Alleghany, Ashe, Davie, Stokes, Watauga and Yadkin. North Carolina’s list of […]

Home sales

Oakland Co. home sales continue to smash records, despite seasonal decline – The Oakland Press

According to the report you read, January residential home sales in Oakland County slowed 8.8% for closed and pending sales according to RealCompi.e. 13.4% according to Re/MAX of Southeast Michigan. The differences, said Jeanette Schneider, president of Troy-based RE/MAX in southeastern Michigan, depend on the day the numbers are counted for each report’s month, as […]

Home sales

The budget misses the long-term demands of the real estate sector; Rebound in home sales: Niranjan Hiranandani

While the budget focuses on promoting infrastructure and affordable housing, the middle class has been left behind, says Niranjan Hiranandani, co-founder and managing director of the Hiranandani Group and vice president of NAREDCO. In an interview with Activity area, The 71-year-old Indian billionaire pointed out that institutional investors’ interest in real estate, especially new asset […]

Home sales

Coca-Cola says its out-of-home sales are rising again after plunging at the start of the pandemic

But the world’s biggest soft drink maker also warned that inflation was clouding its outlook for 2022 as supply chain issues and other factors drove up costs for businesses and consumers. That concern was underscored in the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ monthly inflation snapshot on Thursday, which showed the US consumer price index rose 7.5% […]

Home sales

Will the Doorsey open offers platform change home sales? It could, yes

Do you receive Agent Edge from Inman? Be sure to subscribe here for the latest real estate tech from Inman expert Craig Rowe. Doorsey is an open offer platform for buying a home. Platforms: Navigator Ideal for: All agents and home buyers Main Selling Points: Very detailed listing pages Full transparency of current offers Free […]

Home sales

Landed home sales hit record $8.9 billion in 2021: Knight Frank

Credit: Samuel Isaac Chua/The Edge Singapore SINGAPORE (EDGEPROP) – According to a Knight Frank research report, $4.3 billion worth of landed houses were traded as of 2H2021 with 421 units changing hands, representing a 6.2% drop in the total value of landed houses. sales on a semi-annual basis. Nonetheless, this brings the total value of […]

Home sales

2021 has been a ‘fantastic year’ for home sales despite low inventory and high prices: RE/MAX

The housing market in 2021 was the busiest ever, according to a new RE/MAX report, with a record number of homes being sold at a blistering pace. (iStock) According to the last National Housing Report RE/MAX. But motivated buyers overcame those challenges to make 2021 the busiest year for home sales in the study’s 14-year […]

Home sales

Sales of fast-moving homes hit a 15-year high last year

Sales of existing homes hit a 15-year high in 2021, according to the National Association of Realtors. Last year, about 6.1 million homes were sold, an 8.5% jump from the previous year. Despite the high volume of sales, inventories remained tight in many markets as demand was high and sales closed so quickly. On the […]

Home sales

Mobile home sales on the rise, residents seek more affordable homes

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) – For more than a year, the housing market has been booming and finding affordable housing has been difficult for many residents. Today, people looking to buy are investing in modular homes, also known as mobile homes. The Flamingo West Mobile Community in the Southwest Valley is just one of many attractive […]

Home sales

Home sales increased in November. Will this trend continue in 2022?

In 2021, the housing market was very difficult for buyers to navigate. That’s because home values ​​have skyrocketed nationally, putting many potential buyers in a tough spot. One would think that the rise in house prices would have put buyers off and forced a decline in the real estate market. But the November sales figures […]

Home sales

Home sales in Canada set a new record in 2021, surpassing the previous record by 20%: ACI – National

The Canadian Real Estate Association says annual home sales hit a new high in 2021, eclipsing the previous record set in 2020 by about 20%. The association said Monday that about 667,000 residential properties changed hands in 2021, about 30% more than the 10-year average. However, home sales in December were little changed from November […]

Home sales

Home sales post biggest monthly decline since pandemic began

Nassau County, New York, saw the biggest drop in sales since last year, down 22.3% Newsday via Getty Images According to a new report from red fin, the real estate brokerage powered by technology. This is the largest month-over-month decline in sales since May 2020. Home prices jumped 15% from a year earlier, the 17th […]

Home sales

Home sales in the United States register the largest drop since the start of the pandemic

Record high inventories drove seasonally-adjusted home sales down 3.6% nationwide in December, according to a new Redfin report released Friday. Record inventories drove seasonally-adjusted home sales down 3.6% nationwide in December, according to a Redfin report. This is the largest month-over-month decline since the start of the pandemic. But it’s not because buyers have left […]

Home sales

In Mumbai alone, over 2,000 home sales were recorded in the first 12 days of January

Mumbai: Over 2,000 house registrations were registered in the first 12 days of January, according to data available from the Maharashtra Government Registration and Stamps Department, generating revenue of Rs 121.49 crore from the duty stamp. Shravan Hardikar, Inspector General of Revenue (IGR), whose office is in Pune, attributes the driving factor to the growing […]

Home sales

What are as-is home sales

Selling a home can be a long process. From hiring a real estate agent to reaching a final agreement, selling a home is full of paperwork and detailed requirements. Yet, while most buyers want a home that can be lived in immediately and needs few repairs, these days more and more sellers are setting up […]

Home sales

Experts divided on whether home sales will rise or fall in 2022

A panel of economists and housing experts is also split on whether sales will rise or fall in 2022, as worries about deteriorating affordability collide with expectations of rising inventories. Surveyed, 41% of respondents to the latest Zillow survey on house price expectations (ZHPES) said sales will increase, 41% predict a slowdown and 18% believe […]

Home sales

Summerlin ranks 3rd nationally for new home sales in 2021

RCLCO RANKS SUMMERLIN® #3 NATIONALLY FOR NEW HOME SALES IN 2021 LAS VEGAS, NEV. – The Prime Planned Community (MPC) of Summerlin®, a development of The Howard Hughes Corporation® (NYSE: HHC), ranked #3 for the fourth consecutive year in RCLCO’s National New Home Sales Report in 2021. Summerlin is once again Nevada’s highest-ranked MPC on […]

Home sales

Houston #1 in the United States for home sales in planned communities

In a way, the Houston metro area reigns supreme over planned communities. According to a investigation by real estate consulting firm RCLCO, one-fifth of the nation’s 50 best-selling planned communities last year were in the Houston metro area. In this category, Houston ranks first out of all the metropolitan areas represented on the list. Collectively, […]

Home sales

Pending home sales drop to historic low

While the number of homes for sale fell to a record low, the median home sale price rose 14.6% year-over-year. A new all-time high of $361,171 was hit in the four-week period ending December 26, according to a new report Redfin. New listings and pending sales both fell to their lowest levels since January 2021, […]

Home sales

Greater Palm Beach area home sales experience record year in 2021

E-mail Sign up for our free weekly newsletter Driven by waves of Northeast and West Coast buyers Palm Beach County real estate broke its record for the most home sales in just 11 months, according to the Miami Association of Realtors, as the November 2021 sales total pushed the market above the former standard. Total […]

Home sales

Home prices in Australia hit record high in 2021 amid 40% rise in home sales

Australian home prices suffered a bumper in 2021 as lower interest rates pushed values ​​higher, with values ​​in Sydney alone rising on average by $ 4,200 each week. Figures from real estate consultant CoreLogic released on Tuesday showed some heat exiting the market as national home prices rose 1.0% in December, down from 1.3% in […]

Home sales

Top 10 Nassau County Home Sales in 2021

Nassau County’s most expensive home sales in 2021 ranged from $7.5 million to $20.1 million. 10A Dock Lane Kings Point / OneKey MLS photo $20.1 million 10A Docks Way, Kings Point The most expensive home in Nassau sold last year was a waterfront estate with 7 bedrooms, 8 full bathrooms and 10 half bathrooms on […]

Home sales

$105million Hamptons mansion tops biggest home sales of 2021

Henry Ford II and the sprawling 42-acre Ford Estate at Jule Pond in Southampton, Long Island (Bespoke Real Estate, Motorcities National Heritage Area) Tracking the biggest sales in the Hamptons is no small feat. The area has seen a post-lockdown boom thanks to the pandemic, as well-heeled New Yorkers have fled the city. So many […]

Home sales

Imminent drop in the home sales index

A gauge of U.S. pending home sales dropped unexpectedly in November as high prices and low inventory capped home buying. The National Association of Realtors’ pending home sales index fell 2.2% from the previous month to 122.4, data showed Wednesday, more than all estimates for a Bloomberg survey. An index of 100 equals the level […]

Home sales

New York home sales could slow in 2022

Bess Freedman, CEO of Brown Harris Stevens (Brown Harris Stevens, iStock) After 2021 marked a banner year for housing markets in Manhattan and Brooklyn, New York home sales could slow in 2022, BHS CEO Bess Freedman said. Freedman told Bloomberg TV’s Surveillance that rising interest rates and housing supply issues could spur the city’s changing […]

Home sales

Home sales continue to climb in November as prices rise

The median selling price of existing homes rose 13.9% year-over-year to $ 353,900. Getty Existing home sales rose a modest 1.9% in November, once again pushing prices up and reducing inventory, according to the National Association of Realtors. The median price of existing homes for all housing types in November was $ 353,900, up 13.9% […]

Home sales

Rising Rates May Not Slow Home Sales, Says First U.S. Model of Potential Home Sales

SANTA ANA, Calif .– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF), a leading global provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk management solutions for real estate transactions, today released First American’s exclusive home sales potential sales model for the month of November 2021 The potential home sales model measures what the healthy level […]

Home sales

Existing home sales data continues to outperform

However, before getting into this report, I need to explain why so many people missed out on this surge in demand in the second half of 2021. It’s the same reason I’ve given for many years: American bears hosting generally addicts can I do not read the data correctly, and the mortgage purchase application data […]

Home sales

Maine home sales continue downward trend in November as prices continue to rise

Home sales in Maine fell for the fifth straight month in November, following a downward trend that was driven by a continued rise in costs across the state. The 1,808 homes sold posted a 7.99% decline last month compared to November 2020, while the median sale price of an existing single-family home hit $300,000 last […]

Home sales

US Existing Home Sales Rise in November; Supply remains tight | Investment News

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. home sales rose for a third straight month in November, but supply remained tight, keeping house prices high and crowding out first-time buyers. Sales of existing homes rose 1.9% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 6.46 million units last month, the National Association of Realtors said Wednesday. Sales increased in […]

Home sales

U.S. Home Sales Will Rise 7.1% in 2021, Fall in Next Two Years – Fannie Mae | Investment News

CHICAGO (Reuters) – U.S. home sales are expected to end 2021 up 7.1% but are expected to decline over the next two years as limited supply, as well as rising mortgage rates and prices , are cooling the residential real estate market, Fannie Mae said on Monday. The government-sponsored firm’s Economics and Strategy Research Group […]

Home sales

Toms River plans to require pre-sale home inspections – Lavallette-Seaside Shorebeat

For sale/awaiting sale sign. (Credit: Dan Moyle/Flickr) Council for the Township of Toms River introduced an order late Tuesday that would require code inspections prior to deed transfers, including the sale of a residential home. The township currently requires inspections when a landlord applies for a rental occupancy certificate, but no municipal inspection is required […]

Home sales

Toms River plans to require inspections before homes are sold – Toms River, NJ Shorebeat

For sale/awaiting sale sign. (Credit: Dan Moyle/Flickr) Council for the Township of Toms River introduced an order late Tuesday that would require code inspections prior to deed transfers, including the sale of a residential home. The township currently requires inspections when a landlord applies for a rental occupancy certificate, but no municipal inspection is required […]

Home sales

15 cities with the most home sales per capita

sirtravelalot / Shutterstock.com Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared on Porch. Unusually high demand in the real estate market has been a constant fact throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. While real estate sales – like most aspects of the economy – came to a halt in March and April 2020, buyers have since bought homes quickly, […]

Home sales

“Are we in a bubble? Home sales and price growth will slow in 2022, experts say | Florida Trend Real Estate – Florida Trend

“Are we in a bubble? Home sales and price growth to slow in 2022, experts say The country’s real estate market is expected to cool in 2022, as mortgage rates rise and inventories rise, a panel of experts said Thursday at the National Association of Real Estate Editors conference. The states expected to see the […]

Home sales

RSAR Releases November 2021 Existing Home Sales Report

The Reno/Sparks Association of REALTORS® (RSAR) today released its November 2021 report on existing home sales in Reno/Sparks and Fernley, including the median sale price and number of home sales in the area. region. RSAR obtains its information from the Northern Nevada Regional Multiple Listing Service. During the month of November, RSAR saw… The median […]

Home sales

Real estate company makes $ 3 billion in home sales

Wilmington-based residential real estate firm Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage surpassed $ 3 billion in closed sales for 2021 on Monday, officials said. The milestone includes sales outside of the Cape Fear Tri-County area, in New Hanover, Brunswick and Pender counties, with Onslow, Carteret and Craven counties sales also being part of the mix. The […]

Home sales

Most Expensive Evergreen Castle, Gold Record – The Denver Post

After five years in the market, a limestone castle in Evergreen finally crowned a buyer last month. The 21,692-square-foot mansion sits on 35 acres at 600 Chateau V Road and sold for $ 9.5 million on November 17, taking first place among local home sales in November. Evergreen Castle was listed in 2016 for $ […]

Home sales

Spanish market records highest home sales since 2008 ‘credit crunch’

A trend that seems to continue as long as their prices increase with inflation, explain the experts. Of course, with the uncertainty of how the new housing law will affect the market, which includes price control mechanisms, penalties for empty apartments, rent cuts for large landlords in new contracts and surcharges for second homes. Among […]

Home sales

Calgary home sales in November are up 47% from last year, real estate board says

LETHBRIDGE, Alberta. – It’s been a particularly tough year for the police chief of Alberta’s third largest city But Lethbridge Police Chief Shahin Mehdizadeh said he was fully aware of the issues before taking the top post in July 2020. “I knew the challenges in this department and in this city, and a lot of […]

Home sales

Housing Snapshot: 2022 Will See Continued Increase In Home Sales And Prices, Report Says

kali9 / Getty Images Anyone looking for a new home should have a better chance of finding one in the next year, as the supply of new homes approaches demand, but you can still expect historically high prices to drop. everywhere, according to a new report from Realtor. com. See: Buying A Home Is Crazy […]

Home sales

Home sales in the United States could reach their highest level since 2006

Image source: Getty Images Despite the high prices, home buyers are not backing down. Key points Sales of existing homes increased 0.8% in October from September. They are now on their way to reaching their highest level in 15 years. It is often the case that home sales peak in the spring and summer and […]

Home sales

Million-dollar mansions in Franklin County lead November home sales

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — Million-dollar mansions dominated the most expensive home sales in Ohio’s largest county in November, with each home in the top 10 selling for $1,250,000 or more. NBC4 analyzed daily property sales records from the Franklin County Auditor’s Office and filtered out “single-family dwellings” to not include items such as apartments, duplexes […]

Home sales

While waiting for the shock of home sales, the real estate crash of 2021 carries

As we can see below, the accommodation moderated, found a base and increased towards the second half of 2021. I emphasize this point because many people had sent me sample YouTube videos. with people touting a real estate crash in the second half of the year. I can tell you that these people do not […]

Home sales

After brief dip, pending home sales rebound strongly in October: NAR

The number of contract signatures increased 7.5% from September to October, reports the National Association of Realtors. Pending home sales rebounded in October after falling sharply the month before, as the housing market continued to tumble through one of its strongest years in recent memory. The number of contract signatures in October rose 7.5% after […]

Home sales

New home sales peak in 6 months

New home sales in October rose a modest 0.4% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 745,000 after a furious September. After rising double-digit in September 2021, sales of new single-family homes slowed significantly in October, increasing a modest 0.4% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 745,000, the US Census said on Wednesday. Office […]

Home sales

U.S. home sales edged up in October, as prices continue to rise

Existing home sales, which include single-family homes, townhouses, condominiums and co-ops, were up 0.8% month over month. After slowing down during the summer, sales revived in September, which saw a monthly increase of 7%. Year over year, home sales were down 5.8% from October 2020, marking the cyclical peak of the pandemic spike in home […]

Home sales

LIVE MARKETS Sales of existing homes: everything old becomes new again

Three major US stock indexes green, but the Nasdaq is far from the peaks Energy leads the gains among S&P sectors; lone loser comm svcs Euro STOXX 600 index up 0.2% Dollar, rise in crude; gold bitcoin down The 10-year US Treasury yield is ~ 1.60% November 22 – Welcome home for real-time market coverage […]

Home sales

US home sales peak in nine months

U.S. home sales rose unexpectedly in October, reaching their highest level in nine months, although higher prices amid tight supply continued to exclude first-time homebuyers from the market. Marlet. The National Association of Realtors report released on Monday also showed an increase in the share of investors buying homes last month, likely reflecting growing demand […]

Home sales

Existing home sales increase slightly, but inventories are tightening again

Sales of existing homes increased in October, second consecutive month of growth. The National Association of Realtors® (NAR) said sales of used single-family homes, townhouses, condos and co-op apartments were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 6.34 million units. That rate was 0.8% higher than the 6.290 million rate in September, but 5.8% lower […]

Home sales

As inflation rises, home sales are expected to decline over the next 2 years

Inflation is heating up and could accelerate further, but the impact on mortgage rates is expected to be modest thanks to the Federal Reserve’s clear roadmap on its plans to withdraw support from mortgage markets in the coming months. That’s according to the latest economic and real estate forecast from economists at mortgage giant Fannie […]

Home sales

Off-season mortgage rebound could bode well for fall home sales

The rebound in mortgage rates did not deter buyers last week, with demand for purchase loans increasing for the second week in a row. A weekly survey by the Mortgage Bankers Association found that requests for purchase loans increased week-over-week by 2% seasonally. Even though home purchase loan applications were down 6% from a year […]

Home sales

Develop your referral network through the sale of second homes

Every agent knows the importance of referrals in building and expanding your customer network. You’ll find all kinds of scripts, tips and tricks online for asking for referrals – it ranges from tips on choosing the right time to request a referral, to smart psychological tactics you can use, to ways to overcome your own. […]

Home sales

Mixed house sales figures for October – bizwest

The cities of Boulder Valley and northern Colorado experienced mixed results for home sales prices during the month of October. The region’s multiple listing service, Loveland-based Information and Real Estate Services LLC, released October figures on Monday. Those whose median prices increased from the previous month include Boulder and Loveland. Those down were Estes Park, […]

Home sales

Door-to-door sales perceived as immune to economic pessimism

Americans’ confidence that the economy is on the right track is at its lowest level since 2013, but growing negative consumer sentiment is not seen as an immediate threat to home sales. as buyer demand continues to exceed available listings. That’s according to an analysis by economists Fannie Mae accompanying the release of the mortgage […]

Home sales

How Agent Assisted Home Sales Compare to Owner-Assisted Home Sales | New

When it comes to selling a home, the process can be stressful, exciting, or in many cases, both. Listing your home in a booming market allows you to take advantage of competitive offers, quick home sales, and above-average selling prices. However, it also means that you have to deal with visits, contracts, inspections, negotiations, appraisals […]

Home sales

Another bond deadline looms for Evergrande, other developers as home sales collapse, News and business and market news

TOKYO (BLOOMBERG) – China Evergrande Group faces another key bond payment deadline on Saturday (November 6), part of more than US $ 2 billion (S $ 2.7 billion) to come this month here to stressed Chinese real estate developers while the industry slump persists. Major builders saw home sales drop 32% last month from a […]

Home sales

September home sales surged despite sky-high prices

Home prices have climbed exponentially over the past year as tight inventory and low mortgage rates have boosted buyer demand. Now you would think that at some point buyers would have no more room in their budgets to keep paying sky-high prices. But home sales managed to rise in September despite the many reasons buyers […]

Home sales

Pending home sales take a hit in September: NAR

The slowdown in contract signing in September is a likely sign that home price growth will soon come back to earth, said Lawrence Yun, chief economist at NAR. Pending home sales fell 2.3% in September 2021 from the previous month and fell 8% year-on-year to an index of 116.7, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) […]