Historians like to say that those who do not learn the lessons of the past are doomed to repeat them. In the real estate industry, the chances of that happening are slim because agents and other professionals follow market trends closely That being said, a careful examination of 2017 market trends and other factors can help highlight where the housing market is headed. Consider these top trends when deciding about whether to buy or sell a property. Millennials Scooping Up Homes According to…
Economic snapshot: U.S. housing market trends are shifting
Buyers still in the housing market are putting more money upfront, and single and minority homebuyers are taking up a bigger share of the market.
How the Housing Market is Faring
According to HousingWire, home sales increased 11.4% in June compared to the same time last year. So far this year, 2015 has seen an increase in housing activity in both the buyers’ and selle
What Will the Housing Market Do Next?
The U.S. housing rebound has helped drive the economic recovery that began in 2009, yet indicators of its health are mixed. What will the coming months bring?
How a Healthier Housing Market Impacts Our Community
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10 Fastest Appreciating Housing Markets in the U.S.
A new report has found that home prices in five states are appreciating much faster than the rest of the country. Which are these states?
How millennials are actually driving the housing market
While debt and is keeping a lot of young people from buying a house, at the moment, millennials are actually driving the housing market, not slowing it down.
What a Million Dollars Buys in the Housing Market
For anyone with $1 million to spend on a house, the best return on investment in terms of the size of the house itself lies 90 minutes northwest of Columbus, Oh
Here’s what happened in the BC housing market in October
BC’s housing market was balanced in October, as demand was subdued and listings remained elevated, a monthly update from the British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) suggests.
What Vancouver’s housing market can teach Torontonians
For reasons that are still uncertain to him, realtor Steve Saretsky suggests Vancouver’s housing market is a bellwether for Toronto’s and may provide insight into where the latter is headed in the near future.
Top 10 Most Searched Housing Markets Online
Which markets were home buyers eyeing the most at REALTOR.com last month? See if your market made the list.
The housing market is completely shifting next year
Homebuyers will still face headwinds, sellers remain in the sweet spot and renters may see more incentives and negotiating power.
Lessons in Supply and Demand: Housing Market Edition
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Top 10 housing markets impacted by oil prices
Although consumers easily welcomed the recent plummet in oil prices, the true impact of the drastic decline typically takes two years to see. This includes the impact on home prices in top oil producing states, but this list should help give a preview.
How to win a bidding war in LI's housing market
Strategies to put buyers - and sellers - ahead in the game
Why student loans affect the housing market
The percentage of homes sold to new homeowners slipped. One reason: student loans.
How Inflation Might Affect The Housing Market
The dictionary definition of inflation is a “substantial rise in the general level of prices related to an increase in the volume of money and resulting in the loss of value of currency.” In other …
What Will The Housing Market Look Like This Fall?
It can be hard to get a grasp on what is happening in the housing market with the constant news updates about home sales, mortgage rates, and prices. Monthly housing reports can be volatile and can…
How Life’s Milestones Affect The Housing Market
Some housing market trends are driven by economic factors, while others are driven by our lives. The job market, economic conditions, and wages can all affect whether or not we decide it’s a …
How Long Will The Housing Market Stay Hot?
Like any market, the housing market has its ups-and-downs. For the last several years, though, it’s consistently been on the rise with no sign of slowing down. That means, home buyers have in…