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    Consumer Confidence Rebounds Strongly in September

    Tuesday September 29th, 2020 04:00:49 PM
    Fan-Yu Kuo

    After hitting a 6-year low last month, consumer confidence bounced back in September, as consumers were more upbeat on outlook for economy and the job market. The Consumer Confidence Index, reported by the Conference Board, rose 15.5 points from 86.3 to 101.8 in September, the highest level since March 2020 and the largest monthly gain since April 2003. The Present… Read More ›
    The post Consumer Confidence Rebounds Strongly in September first appeared on Eye On Housing.

    Home Price Appreciation Continues in July

    Tuesday September 29th, 2020 02:20:46 PM
    Jing Fu

    National home prices continued to increase at a modest pace in July. While Los Angeles posted the strongest annual growth rate among the 19 metro areas, New York experienced a home price decline. The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price Index, reported by S&P Dow Jones Indices, rose at a seasonally adjusted annual growth rate of 4.7% in July,… Read More ›
    The post Home Price Appreciation Continues in July first appeared on Eye On Housing.

    Share of Non-Conventional Financing Increased in 2019

    Monday September 28th, 2020 01:00:46 PM
    Danushka Nanayakkara-Skillington

    NAHB analysis of the 2019 Census Bureau Survey of Construction (SOC) data shows that, nationwide, the share of non-conventional financing for new home sales accounted for 35.0% of the market, while conventional financing dominated the market at 65.0%. In 2018, share of non-conventional financing was 28.6% of the market while conventional financing accounted for 71.4% of the market share. Non-conventional… Read More ›
    The post Share of Non-Conventional Financing Increased in 2019 first appeared on Eye On Housing.

    Single-Family Starts Growth Slowed in Seven Divisions in 2019

    Friday September 25th, 2020 01:00:02 PM
    Jing Fu

    According to NAHB analysis of the Survey of Construction (SOC), nationally, 891,068 new single-family units were started in 2019, 1% higher than the units started in 2018. It was 107% higher than the trough of 2011 (430,677 units). Among all the nine Census divisions, new single-family units started in the South Atlantic, West South Central and Mountain Divisions exceeded 100k… Read More ›
    The post Single-Family Starts Growth Slowed in Seven Divisions in 2019 first appeared on Eye On Housing.

    New Home Sales at Highest Pace Since September 2006

    Thursday September 24th, 2020 05:42:53 PM
    Danushka Nanayakkara-Skillington

    New single-family home sales surged in August, as housing demand was supported by low interest rates, a renewed consumer focus on the importance of housing, and rising demand in lower-density markets like suburbs and exurbs. Census and HUD estimated new home sales in August at a 1.01 million seasonally adjusted annual pace, an approximate 4.8% gain over revised July rate… Read More ›
    The post New Home Sales at Highest Pace Since September 2006 first appeared on Eye On Housing.



    CNN – Real Estate News

    Should I get a fixed- or adjustable-rate mortgage?

    Wednesday August 8th, 2018 02:19:25 PM

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    Toll Brothers’ record shows the housing boom has no end in sight

    Tuesday August 21st, 2018 04:35:35 PM

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    What will your monthly mortgage payment be?

    Monday February 2nd, 2015 03:53:13 PM

    In the market for a new home? Or planning to refinance? Find out what your monthly payment will be.

    Looking for a home in Berlin or Budapest? Prepare to pay more

    Tuesday July 17th, 2018 11:28:00 AM

    Europe took 11 of the top 20 spots on a ranking of cities with the largest price increases in the first quarter, according to global property agency Knight Frank.

    Zillow buys a mortgage lender and the stock tanks

    Tuesday August 7th, 2018 04:55:43 PM

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