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  • ...For those delays, you can blame the 2007-09 recession that collapsed the housing market and caused a lot of Voters in Prosper and Celina are . (Various estimates say Prosper will grow from its...
    Created: 8/17/2019 9:25:05 PM
  • If a recession is looming, the housing market won't be to blame this time, according to Zillow. Despite unwelcome news of an inverted yield curve in the bond market, mortgage borrowers are...
    Created: 8/16/2019 1:21:52 PM
  • ...many top markets around the country. But we all know that the housing market is a cyclical one. Pricing and demand that goes up eventually goes down, and the hot summer housing market often...
    Created: 8/16/2019 1:14:27 PM
  • ...issues impacting the nation’s 1.3 million REALTORS®. Goldberg specifically highlighted NAR’s support for AHPs and the Labor Department as the department defends its rule in court. “REALTORS®...
    Created: 8/16/2019 11:30:40 AM
  • ...week,” says Sam Khater, Freddie Mac’s chief economist. “The decline in mortgage rates over the last month is causing a spike in refinancing activity—as homeowners currently have $2 trillion in...
    Created: 8/16/2019 11:30:40 AM
  • ...shortage, I expect to see new-home inventory stay low overall. But low mortgage rates and more affordable new homes mean sales could strengthen a bit in the coming months.” Sales of new homes...
    Created: 8/16/2019 11:30:39 AM
  • Every month NAR produces existing-home sales, median sales prices, and inventory figures. The reporting of this data is always based on homes sold the previous month and the data is explained...
    Created: 8/16/2019 10:56:32 AM
  • ...get hit with foreclosure claims. But with the economy improving and the housing market still hot, an expanding number of neighborhoods across the country face little or no problem with these...
    Created: 8/16/2019 10:42:12 AM
  • ...attached to Treasury rates will dive as well. CDs will yield less, mortgage rates drop, and debt based on a “floating” rate will have the rate adjusted downward. • This is the tail end of a 40-year...
    Created: 8/16/2019 10:05:10 AM
  • ...suburban home by many of the current young generation of urbanites. Rising mortgage rates last year also hurt demand, but their recent decline does not seem to have helped much yet. Also, in...
    Created: 8/16/2019 8:10:29 AM
  • ...alleviate a nationwide deficit of affordable housing as solid wages and low mortgage rates support demand. Total building permits, a proxy for future construction, rose 8.4% to a 1.34 million...
    Created: 8/16/2019 8:02:35 AM
  • ...economy recovers and starts its rollercoaster climb out of recession, the saturated housing market will lag behind in terms of rents; vacancy rates will stay high, prices low, and even while...
    Created: 8/16/2019 6:33:32 AM
  • ...undervalued, would-be buyers have been delaying or giving up on the market. Home sales in June hit their lowest level for the month since 2008, according to CoreLogic. The San Jose metro area...
    Created: 8/16/2019 5:23:40 AM
  • July brought some zip to a Portland area housing market that had been in the doldrums relative to the past few years, but the rally might prove short-lived. Sales jumped 7.6% compared with...
    Created: 8/16/2019 5:23:37 AM
  • ...author and thought leader in the mortgage industry. Oregon Portland WFG National Title Insurance Co. has appointed Gregg Christensen senior business development officer for the company...
    Created: 8/16/2019 4:02:30 AM
  • ...In September and October, some housing markets see a final flurry in home sales as well as lower home prices. In 2018, the median existing-home sales price fell 3.6 percent from $265,600 in August...
    Created: 8/16/2019 3:40:34 AM