According to CoreLogic's latest Home Price Index for January 2017, U.S. home prices are up both year over year and month over month. Home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased year over year by 6.9 percent in January 2017 compared with January 2016
According to the National Association of Realtors, insufficient supply levels led to a lull in contract activity in the Midwest and West, which dragged down pending home sales in January 2017 to their lowest level in a year.
According to CoreLogic, cash sales accounted for 32.4 percent of total U.S. home sales in November 2016, down 4.5 percentage points year over year from November 2015.
50,047 single- and multi-family residential homes in the U.S. could be damaged with an estimated reconstruction cost value (RCV) of $13.3 billion.
U.S. foreclosure inventory declined by 30 percent and completed foreclosures declined by 40 percent compared with December 2015.
According to CoreLogic's latest Home Price Index for December 2016, U.S. home prices are up both year over year and month over month.
According to CoreLogic, cash home sales in the U.S. accounted for 31.8 percent of total home sales in October 2016, down 2.7 percentage points year over year from October 2015.
According to the National Association of Realtors, existing-home sales closed out 2016 as the best year in a decade, even as sales declined in December as the result of ongoing affordability tensions and historically low supply levels.
China has hit a record of $33 billion in overseas commercial and residential property investment in 2016, an increase of nearly 53 percent year-on-year.
U.S. foreclosure filings were down 14 percent from 2015 to the lowest level since 2006, when there were 717,522 U.S. properties with foreclosure filings.
Real estate tech startup Global Listings, Inc. has just announced the launch its global online real estate listings search platform, GlobalListings.com.
According to ATTOM Data Solutions' 2017 Rental Affordability Report, buying a home is more affordable than renting in 66 percent of U.S. housing markets.
According to CoreLogic's latest Home Price Index for November 2016, U.S. home prices are up both year over year and month over month.
According to CoreLogic, cash sales accounted for 31.7 percent of total U.S. home sales in September 2016, down 1.3 percentage points year over year from September 2015.
According to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau. sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 5.2 percent in November to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 592,000 units.
According to ATTOM Data Solutions' Q4 2016 Home Affordability Index, the U.S. national affordability index in the fourth quarter was at its lowest level since Q4 2008.
California pending home sales dropped from both the previous month and last year in November 2015, indicating that the robust sales registered in November will likely not be repeated in the months ahead.
According to ATTOM Data Solutions' Q3 2016 U.S. Home Flipping Report, a total of 45,718 single family U.S. home and condo sales were flips in the third quarter of 2016, representing 5.1 percent of all single family and condo sales during the quarter.