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42 Million Americans to Travel During July Fourth Holiday, Most Since 2007

42 Million Americans to Travel During July Fourth Holiday, Most Since 2007

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Miami's Luxury Market Enjoying Higher Median Sale Prices in 2015

Miami's Luxury Market Enjoying Higher Median Sale Prices in 2015

According to the Miami Association of Realtors, Miami's luxury properties saw a significant year-over-year rise in median sales prices in the first quarter of 2015. Read More »

W Hotel in Downtown Atlanta Sold

W Hotel in Downtown Atlanta Sold

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Mortgage Application Volumes Drop in U.S.

Mortgage Application Volumes Drop in U.S.

According to the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending June 26, mortgage applications decreased 4.7 percent from one week earlier. Read More »


Global Property Spotlight

Golfito Marina Village & Resort - (Costa Rica)

Golfito Marina Village & Resort - (Costa Rica)

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Last Updated July 2, 2015 9:10 AM ET

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According to the latest S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index, U.S. home prices continued their rise in April across the country over the last 12 months, but the upward pace of price appreciation slowed.

Owners of small buildings in the U.S. have an opportunity to differentiate themselves by implementing energy-efficient practices

Tishman Speyer announced this past week the acquisition of 100 New Oxford Street, WC1, a 105,000-square-foot office and retail building in London. It represents Tishman Speyer's third central London acquisition in the past year.

Pending U.S. home sales continued to rise in May 2015, and are now at their highest level in over nine years. Gains in the Northeast and West were offset by small decreases in the Midwest and South.

According to the Miami Association of Realtors, median sales prices for Miami single-family homes and condominiums each registered double-digit growth while total residential sales increased in May 2015.

Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 2.2 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 546,000 units in May 2015. This is the highest new-home sales rate since February 2008.

Based on Freddie Mac's latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS), shows the average fixed mortgage rate in the U.S. had little changed from the previous week amid reports of the U.S. housing market strengthening.

Realtor.com revealed this week that millennials have become more positive when it comes to taking the plunge into home ownership and are primed to gain market share in the second half of the year

According to the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending June 19, 2015, mortgage applications increased 1.6 percent from one week earlier.

According to a new report by Wealth-X and the Sotheby's International Realty released this week, ultra wealthy individuals are buying up luxury homes around the world to further diversify their holdings.

Auction.com is projecting that existing U.S. home sales for the month of June 2015 will run between seasonally adjusted annual rates of 5.4 and 5.74 million annual sales

According to Homes.com's April 2015 Local Market Index report, among the nation's top 300 markets, 137 markets (46 percent) have now achieved full pricing recovery in April, compared to 130 markets (43 percent) in March's report.

with the California housing market continuing its upward trend, pending home sales registered their sixth straight annual gain, with the last four months being in the double-digits.

The Mortgage Bankers Association is still bullish about the U.S. economy for the balance of 2015.

According to the National Association of Realtors, all major regions experienced sales increases in May 2015.

London's West End continued to be the world's highest-priced office market but Asia dominated the world's most expensive office locations.

While total unit sales from international home buyers decreased from last year, total sales dollar volume increased 13 percent.

Based on Freddie Mac's latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS), The average fixed mortgage rate in the U.S. moved lower from the previous week's new highs for 2015 while housing data was generally positive.


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