According to Freddie Mac's latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS), the average U.S. mortgage rate rose for the first time in five weeks in late April 2017.
According to according to the National Association of Realtors, U.S. pending home sales in March 2017 maintained their recent high level, but momentum slackened slightly in most of the country as dearth supply weighed on activity.
Global real estate consultant CBRE's new released Manhattan Retail MarketView for Q-1 is now reporting that New York City retail sector fundamentals and demand drivers remain strong, yet still face market headwinds in early 2017.
According to STR, the hotel industry in Dubai, recorded strong occupancy levels during the first quarter of 2017 despite continued and significant supply growth.
The National Association of Home Builders' Remodeling Market Index (RMI) rose to 58 in the first quarter of 2017, an increase of five points from the fourth quarter of 2016 and the highest reading since 2015.
According to the National Association of Realtors, existing-home sales took off in March 2017 to their highest pace in over 10 years, and severe supply shortages resulted in the typical home coming off the market significantly faster than in February and a year ago.
According to international property consultant JLL, with no new shopping centres delivered to the market in Q1 2017, the vacancy rate in existing retail properties in Moscow declined from 7.5% to 7.2%.
Weakening economic conditions, tapering off in demand for oil and gas, and an increase in real estate supply has led to increased pressure on the Bahrain real estate industry.
According to the Mortgage Bankers Association's Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending April 14, 2017, U.S. mortgage applications decreased 1.8 percent from one week earlier.
A government-led delegation of UK investors and developers are set to visit the Middle East to strike deals with investors as they continue to plough their wealth into the UK post-Brexit.
Following an elevated February 2017 reading, nationwide housing starts fell 6.8 percent in March to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.22 million units
Deregulation. Or less regulation. That's the magic wand President Donald J. Trump, a homebuilder by birth, is waving over the nation's real estate industry today.
U.S. homebuilder confidence dipped three points in April 2017 to a level of 68 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index,
Independent mortgage banks and mortgage subsidiaries of chartered banks in the U.S. made an average profit of $1,346 on each loan they originated in 2016, up from $1,189 per loan in 2015.
According to JLL, lower Manhattan recorded more than 2.3 million square feet in leasing transactions in the first quarter of 2017.
Mortgage applications for new home purchases increased 6.7 percent compared to March 2016. Compared to February 2017, applications increased by 23 percent relative to the previous month.
According to Freddie Mac's latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey released April 13, 2017, the 30-year mortgage rate in the U.S. dropped for the fourth consecutive week and hitting a new low for 2017.
According to ATTOM Data Solutions' Q1 and March 2017 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report, which shows first quarter foreclosure activity was below pre-recession levels nationwide and in 102 out of 216 metropolitan statistical areas (47 percent) analyzed in the report.