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Oligarchs prefer luxury apartments in New York, but this is where most Russian-born buyers would prefer to reside

The scrutiny of US real estate purchases by wealthy Russians is intensifying amid the war in Ukraine. But these deals represent a drop in the bucket in the grand scheme of the nation’s housing market. A new analysis from the National Association of Realtors has examined the home buying behavior of Russian-born buyers in a […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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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 […]

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The Hague approaches ban on buying low-cost homes as rental properties

The Municipality of The Hague has taken another step to prevent buyers from buying affordable housing and then renting it from March 1. The city’s mayor and aldermen approved the plan to protect the affordable housing market for low and middle income. households wishing to live in cities. The entire city council has yet to […]

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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% […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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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 […]

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New home sales in the United States increase much more than expected in September

(RTTNews) – New home sales in the United States soared in September, according to a report released by the Commerce Department on Tuesday. The report says new home sales climbed 14.0% to an annual rate of 800,000 in September after falling 1.4% to a downward revised rate of 702,000 in August. Economists expected new home […]

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Home prices rise to highest on record, new home sales jump

The benefits of lower tax rates and flexible working hours are pushing people towards the Sunshine State. Madison Alworth of FOX Business with more. Home prices in the United States saw the strongest growth on record in August, but showed signs of a potential slowdown in the coming months. Home prices rose 19.8% year-on-year in […]

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No more “slow season” as home sales post the highest numbers since January 2020

FatCamera / iStock.com Seasonality plays an essential role in the housing market, as it has a significant impact on the supply of and demand for housing. Transactions and prices tend to be above trend in summer, while activity slows down in winter. This year, however, the housing market still looks exceptionally strong in what is […]

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Home sales in September in Maine fell as prices continued to climb sharply

Sales of existing single-family homes in Maine slowed for the third consecutive month from a year earlier, indicating a moderation in the warm housing market, although prices continued to rise, according to data released Thursday by the Maine Association of Realtors. . The 2,067 homes sold were down 9.7% last month from September 2020, while […]

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Home sales expected to hit 6.8 million in 2021: MoxiWorks

A strong fall and winter season should mean 2021 will end with nearly 7 million sales, making it one of the strongest years in history, according to a new analysis from MoxiWorks. A new report from real estate technology company MoxiWorks predicts that a strong home buying season in the fall and winter should mean […]

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Declining listings are causing monthly home sales to drop

According to a new report from Redfin, the median home selling price rose 14% year-on-year to $ 376,800 in September 2021, the lowest growth rate since December 2020. September marked the 14th month. consecutive month of double-digit price increases. . Both closed home sales and new listings of homes for sale declined from a year […]

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Increased Home Sales Among Baby Boomers and Older Americans

Many of the businesses featured on Money advertise with us. The opinions are ours, but the compensation and extensive research determines where and how companies can appear. Learn more about how we make money. Homes have often sold for thousands of dollars above asking prices during the recent housing boom. And the generation that won […]

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Dubai real estate markets set new home sales record of over $ 10 million – after 54 deals

“As has been the case throughout the pandemic, current and future homeowners have their sights set on large homes, whether for more space for a home office or to access additional space, to inside or outside ”, explains Faisal Durrani, Partner – Head of Middle East Research. Image Credit: Gulf News Archives Dubai: Residential property […]

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Profitable home sales reach their highest level in 39 years

Profitability increased in 12 of the 15 capitals and the rest of the state’s markets, with the rate of sales at a loss increasing in Melbourne, Hobart and regional Tasmania, albeit from a weak base. Regional and tree-change markets posted the highest proportion of lucrative sales, with Victoria’s Ballarat regional area reaching 99.7 percent of […]

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Falling sales of existing homes due to high prices

High home prices may finally drive buyers away. There’s a reason many potential buyers have struggled to purchase a home this year. Limited inventory and low mortgage rates fueled increased demand from buyers. This, in turn, has pushed home prices up to the point that many buyers simply cannot afford them. In August, the median […]

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U.S. pending home sales slow in mid-2021

E-mail Sign up for our free weekly newsletter National real estate broker Redfin reports that U.S. pending home sales rose 7% in the four-week period ending September 12, 2021, the lowest year-over-year increase since June 2020. Of the homes sold during the period, just under half cost more than their asking price, the smallest share […]

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California home sales continue to slow in July

E-mail Sign up for our free weekly newsletter According to the California Association of Realtors, the California real estate market slowed for the third consecutive month in July 2021 as home sales and prices eased from the tight market conditions seen over the past year, while staying above pre-pandemic levels. Closed escrow sales of existing […]