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December 2019 Existing-Home Sales
NAR released a summary of existing-home sales data showing that housing market activity this December increased 3.6%. December’s sales of existing homes surged 10.8 % from December 2018......

How foreclosure auction buyers will signal the next housing downturn
...of the warning signs he missed in 2005 leading up to the housing market crash. "I kept buying in a downward market and I was stuck with all this inventory that I wasn’t able to sell," said......

'A great year to be a seller' as profits hit 13-year high: Attom
...and profit margins increased at the slowest pace since 2011. While low mortgage rates are propping up prices, the declining progress suggests some uncertainty going into the 2020 buying season......

Seattle Eviction Ban: No Facts, No Data, Higher Rents, More Evictions
...at worst it is an effort to sow chaos in the rental housing market in order to gain power for a narrow band of tenant activists and Seattle’s socialist City Councilmember Kshama Sawant. More......

New York faces more empty storefronts as bank branches shrink
...branch count in the city from 2002 to 2009, according to the FDIC. It's been declining since. HSBC Holdings Plc reduced its footprint by 20% since 2009 while Citigroup Inc. and Bank of America......

Mortgage Rates Hover Near All-Time Lows
...The very low rate environment has clearly had an impact on the housing market, as both new construction and home sales have surged in response to the decline in rates, the rebound in the economy......

Homebuilder Stocks Going Parabolic
...January 15, we learned that the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Housing Market Index slipped a point to 75 in January. The latest two readings have been the highest since July 1999......

Colorado Springs-area foreclosures plunge to 22-year low in 2019
A strong economy and a bustling housing market helped push Colorado Springs-area foreclosures to a 22-year low in 2019. It was a dramatic turnaround from a decade ago, when a record number......

How much does vinyl siding cost?
...and can withstand quite a bit, but the elements or the current housing market trends will eventually dictate that it’s time to update your siding. When it comes to siding, vinyl can be an excellent......

South Bend area residential market shows no signs of cooling off
...of Realtors has the same belief. "December was a strong month for home sales statewide, pulling 2019 ahead of the record-breaking year before and not surprising many," said Bernice Helman, a......

Refinance rates today, January 24, 2020 | Rates drop off
...see where rates are right now? Lenders nationwide respond to Bankrate’s weekday mortgage rates survey to bring you the most current rates available. Here you can see the latest marketplace......

Mortgage rates today, January 24, 2020 | Rates decline
Jessie Roberts/Unsplash Several key mortgage rates tapered off today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both dropped. Meanwhile, the average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate......

Why Mixed-Use Is the Biggest Asset Class for Design/Build Projects
...business development at design-build construction company OTL, tells GlobeSt.com. "A 2017 NAR study revealed that the majority of Americans—53%—prefer to live in walkable communities...

ARM, HELOC mortgage borrowers likely won’t see a rate cut from first Fed meeting of 2020
...costs for those who have adjustable-rate mortgages and home equity loans. However, mortgage rates are still hovering below 4 percent, which is near historic lows. Although the three previous......