Tag : Housing

Where They Stand: Presidential Candidates on Housing-Related Issues

November 1, 2016

The National Association of Home Builders asked Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and Republican candidate Donald Trump about their positions on issues of special importance to home builders, remodelers and … Read More

CoreLogic: Home Prices Up 5.9 Percent This Year

July 5, 2016

IRVINE, Calif. —CoreLogic, a global property information, analytics and data-enabled services provider, today released its CoreLogic Home Price Index (HPI™) and HPI Forecast™ data for May 2016 which shows home … Read More

Housing Affordability Posts Second Straight Quarterly Gain

May 12, 2016

WASHINGTON — Spurred by a modest reduction in mortgage interest rates and favorable home prices, nationwide housing affordability in the first quarter of 2016 posted a slight increase, according to … Read More

Report: 2016 Will Be Best Housing Year in a Decade

April 8, 2016

Keller Williams Real Estate Agent Kimberly Davis cites two big reasons why this will be the best housing year since 2006. Check out her blog post here.

NAHB: Housing Markets Continue to Recover at Modest Pace

November 5, 2015

Markets in 79 of the approximately 360 metro areas nationwide returned to or exceeded their last normal levels of economic and housing activity in the third quarter of 2015, according … Read More

Good News on Housing Recovery, but Challenges Remain

October 22, 2015

Steady employment and economic growth, pent-up demand, affordable home prices and attractive mortgage rates will keep the housing market on a gradual upward trend in 2016. However, persistent headwinds related … Read More

Housing Starts Readjust in May

June 16, 2015

WASHINGTON—Nationwide housing starts dropped 11.1 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.036 million units in May from an upwardly revised April reading, according to newly released data from … Read More

Housing Affordability Posts Solid Q1 Gain

May 14, 2015

WASHINGTON — Lower interest rates and home prices contributed to a solid boost in nationwide affordability in the first quarter of 2015, according to the National Association of Home Builders/Wells … Read More

Housing Affordability Edges Up in the Fourth Quarter

February 19, 2015

WASHINGTON, Feb. 19 – Slightly lower interest rates and home prices in markets across the country contributed to a slight increase in nationwide housing affordability in the fourth quarter of … Read More