According to the American Institute of Architects, 2018 started on a strong note for architecture firms, as the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) saw its highest January score since 2007.
According to the Mortgage Bankers Association's latest Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending February 16, 2018, mortgage applications in the U.S. decreased 6.6 percent from one week earlier.
According to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau, sales of newly built, single-family homes in the U.S. fell 7.8 percent in January 2018 to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 593,000 units after an upwardly revised December 2017 reading.
According to STR, hotels in the Middle East reported mixed performance results in January 2018, while hotels in Africa posted growth across the three key performance metrics.
According to JLL's latest Property Market Monitor, Hong Kong's property investment market continued to hit new highs in January 2018, riding on strong global investor interest.
According to the National Association of Home Builders latest Multifamily Production Index, a gain of seven points to 53 in the fourth quarter of 2017 was recorded.
According to global property advisor CBRE, the recent rise in inflation and higher interest rates is expected to put upward pressure on U.S. capitalization rates in 2018.
According to Freddie Mac's most recent Primary Mortgage Market Survey, the 30-year fixed mortgage rate in the U.S. increased for the seventh-consecutive week in 2018.
Existing-home sales in the U.S. slumped for the second consecutive month in January 2018, and experienced their largest decline on an annual basis in over three years. All major regions saw monthly and annual sales declines last month.
According to the Mortgage Bankers Association's Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending February 16, 2018, U.S. mortgage applications decreased 6.6 percent from one week earlier.
According to Zillow's newly released 2018 Q1 Home Price Expectations Survey, new changes to U.S. tax laws led 41 percent of survey respondents to lower their long-term expectations for the U.S. housing market.
Orlando's median home price continued along its upward trajectory in January 2018, while sales held steady with a 0.5 percent increase compared to January of 2017.
A surge in U.S. multifamily production pushed overall housing starts up 9.7 percent in January 2018 to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.33 million units after an upwardly revised December 2017 reading.
Asia Pacific's commercial real estate market will be increasingly defined by changing business conditions, the growing influence of technological innovation.
U.S. builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes remained unchanged at a healthy 72 level in February 2018 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI).
New York City's residential real estate market rounded out a year of healthy home sales activity with a record $50 billion in transactions completed in 2017.
According to the Miami Association of Realtors, Miami recorded the fifth-most annual single-family home sales in county history in 2017 as total dollar volume and median prices rose at year-end and in 4Q 2017.
According to Realtors, an uptick in existing U.S. home sales in the final three months of 2017 pulled down housing inventory to an all-time low, while keeping home-price growth at its recent robust pace.
According to the California Association of Realtors, after hitting a 10-year low in third-quarter 2017, slightly lower home prices and steady mortgage rates allowed more Californians to purchase a home in the fourth quarter of 2017.