Pending home sales rose sharply in May 2014, with lower mortgage rates and increased inventory accelerating the market.
According to the California Association of Realtors' (C.A.R.) "2014 Survey of California Home Buyers" report, more U.S. home buyers are turning to social media in the home-buying process than ever.
According to Freddie Mac's latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS), the average fixed rate mortgage is moving lower following the release of the first quarter real GDP final estimate.
According to STR Global, hotels in the Asia Pacific region experienced positive results during May 2014.
It looks like there is some good news on the U.S. housing front this week - new home sales enjoyed their largest sales volume increase since May 2008.
Ten percent of all water quality samples collected last year in the U.S. contained bacteria levels that failed to meet the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's benchmark for swimmer safety.
According to the Mortgage Bankers Association's Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending June 20, 2014, mortgage applications decreased 1.0 percent from one week earlier.
According to the California Association of Realtors (C.A.R.), higher home values continued to fuel more equity home sales, which have made up more than 80 percent of all home sales for the past 11 consecutive months.
According to the Miami Association of Realtors, Miami's real estate market continued to reflect strength, healthier growth, and more balance between buyers and sellers during the month of May 2014.
According to RealtyTrac's May 2014 Residential & Foreclosure Sales Report, U.S. residential properties, including single family homes, condominiums and townhomes, sold at an estimated annual pace of 5,147,550 in May.
According to the Florida Association of Realtors, Florida's housing market reported both an increase in median home prices and an uptick in inventory levels during the month of May 2014.
Freddie Mac's latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS) now reports the average fixed mortgage rate reversed course this week and moved slightly downward.
On the heels of consecutive months of decreasing demand for architectural design services in the U.S., the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) has returned to positive territory, says the American Institute of Architects (AIA).
According to the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending June 13, 2014, mortgage applications decreased 9.2 percent from one week earlier.
California home sales eased slightly in May 2014 as a shortage of homes and housing affordability concerns held back would-be home buyers.