According to data from Zillow, home shoppers should be prepared to move quickly when they find a home they want, as homes sold at their fastest pace on record in 2017.
According the National Association of Home Builders, U.S. builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes edged down one point to a level of 69 in April 2018 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI).
Mortgage applications for new home purchases in the U.S. decreased 2.6 percent compared to March 2017. Compared to February 2018, applications increased by 14 percent.
Not only is it one of the top retirement havens for Australians, but with more than 250 courses scattered throughout Thailand, it has fast become a golfer's dream. Because of such, the editors at International Living Australia have just pinpointed the best golf courses in Thailand for 2018.
Median home prices in Q1 2018 were not affordable for average wage earners in 304 of 446 U.S. counties analyzed in the report (68 percent).
According to a new report from International Living, based on affordability, value, safety and lifestyle, these five islands made their list of the Top 5 Caribbean islands to live in 2018.
This represents the lowest level of homebuyer demand in 11 months and the largest month-over-month decline on record for the Demand Index, for which Redfin has data going back to January 2013.
Sales of newly built, single-family homes remained virtually unchanged, inching down 0.6 percent in February to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 618,000 units after upward revisions to the January, December and November reports.
Despite consistently low inventory levels and faster price growth, existing-home sales bounced back in February 2018 after two straight months of declines. Sizeable sales increases in the South and West offset declines in the Northeast and Midwest.
According to Freddie Mac's latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey, the 30-year fixed mortgage rate in the U.S. dropped after nine consecutive weeks of increases in late March 2018.
According to Zillow's January Real Estate Market Report, U.S. home value growth across the country is increasing at the slowest pace in 15 months. Over the past year, home values rose 6.7 percent to a median home value of $207,600.
According to Freddie Mac's latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey, optimistic testimony on Capitol Hill from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell sent Treasury yields higher.
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.
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.
Both Moscow and St. Petersburg luxury segments' Average Daily Revenue (ADR) crossed a threshold of RUB18K for the first time.
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.
Based on Freddie Mac's latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey, showing the 30-year fixed mortgage rate hitting its highest mark since December 2016. The U.S. weekly average 30-year fixed mortgage rate rocketed up 10 basis points to 4.32 percent this week.
According to Ireland property website Daft.ie, searches for properties that qualify for the new government-backed mortgages surged by over 9% last week following the Government announcement of the scheme.
U.S. builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market remained strong in the fourth quarter of 2017 with a reading of 71, up 12 points from the previous quarter. This is the highest reading since the inception of the index in 2008.
Pending home sales were up slightly in December 2017, for the third consecutive month, according to the National Association of Realtors. In 2018, existing-home sales and price growth are forecast to moderate.