According to Freddie Mac's latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey, the average mortgage rate in the U.S. continued to inch higher at the end of 2017.
According to the National Association of Realtors, U.S. pending home sales were mostly unmoved in November 2017, but did squeak out a minor gain both on a monthly and annualized basis.
According to the American Institute of Architects, even with the uncertainty related to recently signed tax reform legislation that likely will have a mixed effect on the construction industry, design services at architecture firms remains in high demand.
Single-family homes in November 2017 rose 17.5 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 733,000 units from a downwardly revised October reading. This is the highest sales pace since July 2007.
According to the American Automobile Association, this year Americans are traveling in record numbers during the Holiday Season.
After growing at a relatively slow pace for much of the 2017, rental prices have started to tick back up again, driven mainly by an increase in single-family rental prices.
According to a new nationwide consumer survey from realtor.com, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed by Congress on Dec. 20th, 2017 is raising anxiety about owning a home.
According to the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending December 15, 2017, mortgage applications decreased 4.9 percent from one week earlier.
Existing-home sales in U.S. surged for the third straight month in November 2017, and reached their strongest pace in almost 11 years. All major regions except for the West saw a significant hike.
According to Chinese international property portal Juwai.com, the post-Brexit referendum boom in Chinese property buying inquiries still persists, even 18 months after the vote on June 23, 2016.
This month's reading is a post-recession high, nationwide housing starts in the U.S. rose 3.3 percent in November 2017 to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.297 million units after a downwardly revised October 2017 reading.
Despite steady job creation, record stock market gains and faster economic growth in recent months, new consumer findings surprisingly show that a smaller share of households believe that now is a good time to buy or sell a home.
According to Redfin, cryptocurrency is starting to become part of the discussion with some clients buying and selling homes over the second half of 2017.
California Realtors are not happy with the GOP's most recent version of the tax reform bill now up for vote this week. "The final tax reform bill released punishes homeowners and weakens homeownership"
Strong international investor appetite for logistics real estate fueled by e-commerce growth and demand for last-mile logistics, combined with an abundance of institutional capital in the global market, is driving increased investment...
Nationally, 5 percent of U.S. mortgages were in some stage of delinquency (30 days or more past due including those in foreclosure) in September 2017.
This week global real estate consultant Knight Frank made its UK commercial real estate predictions for 2018.
The combined level of commercial and multifamily mortgage debt outstanding increased by $45.4 billion, or 1.5%, to $3.11 trillion in the third quarter of 2017.
U.S. mortgage applications for new home purchases increased 12.2 percent compared to November 2016. Compared to October 2017, applications decreased by 6 percent relative to the previous month.