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According to the May 2018 Zillow Real Estate Market Report, median rent is appreciating more quickly this spring than last in 27 of the 35 largest U.S markets.
South Florida's multifamily real estate transactions jumped 8.5 percent year-over-year in 1Q 2018 and per-unit multifamily prices increased in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties.
According to the National Association of Realtors, U.S. pending home sales decreased modestly in May 2018, and have now fallen on an annualized basis for the fifth straight month. A larger decline in contract activity in the South offset gains in the Northeast, Midwest and West.
According to Zillow, through 2017, the West Coast saw some of the biggest home value increases over the past decade, and home sellers are seeing big profits as a result.
According to the American Institute of Architects, architecture firm billings grew in May 2018, marking the eighth consecutive month of solid growth.
Global property consultant JLL is reporting this month the extended stamp duty rebate window has failed to help home upgraders in Hong Kong.
According to ATTOM Data Solutions Q2 2018 U.S. Home Affordability Report, U.S. home prices in the first quarter were at the least affordable level since Q3 2008.
According to the National Association of Realtors, existing-home sales in the U.S. fell back for the second straight month in May 2018, as only the Northeast region saw an uptick in activity.
According to Freddie Mac's latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey, U.S. mortgage rates inched back over the past week and have now declined in three of the past four weeks. "Mortgage rates remained mostly tranquil heading into the first week of summer, declining five basis points to 4.57 percent"
According to the Miami Association of Realtors, total Miami luxury home sales rose 24.1 percent year-over-year in May as existing condominium sales rose for the second consecutive month.
Irvine, Ca-based Ten-X Commercial announced this week that they have handled over $20 billion in commercial real estate transactions since the platform's inception.
According to the California Association of Realtors, California's median home price reached a new high in May 2018, while home sales retreated both on a monthly and annual basis, wiping out most of the gains posted for the year.
According to CoreLogic's latest Single-Family Rent Index, which analyzes single-family rent price changes nationally and among 20 U.S. metropolitan areas, a national rent increase of 2.7 percent, which mirrors the rent increase for March 2017 when it was also 2.7 percent.
According to Redfin, across 174 U.S. housing markets, the typical home sold in May 2018 went under contract in 34 days, breaking April's record of 36 days, which was the fastest month on record going back to 2010. Amid the speed, the national median home sale price rose to $305,600, a 6.3 percent increase from May 2017.
According to a new Yardi Matrix report indicates that Chicago is living up to its financial hub status and continues to add high-earning jobs, driving multifamily rent growth.
The Orlando Regional Realtor Association is reporting the inventory of homes available for purchase in the Orlando area dropped to its lowest point this year in May 2018.
According to the 2018 Daft.ie Wealth Report, the number of homeowners in Ireland whose property is worth €1m or more - making them "property millionaires" - has surpassed 4,500.