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Home loan activity recorded no changes from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending Nov. 3
There were fewer mortgage applications being completed last week and more agreement between homeowners and appraisers on property values, according to the latest housing data.   For the week ending Dec. 8, the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Market Composite Index dropped by 2.3 percent from the... Keep Reading....
The latest data from the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Indices reported what has become the most obvious news story of the year: U.S. home prices are still rising
The latest data from the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Indices reported what has become the most obvious news story of the year: U.S. home prices are still rising.   The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price NSA Index reported a 6.2 percent annual gain in September, up from 5.9... more
The National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) Multifamily Production Index (MPI) fell 10 points to 46 in the third quarter, its lowest reading since the second quarter of 2011
The National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) Multifamily Production Index (MPI) fell 10 points to 46 in the third quarter, its lowest reading since the second quarter of 2011.   Two of the MPI’s three components were down in the third quarter: market-rate rental units and for-sale units both... more
Sales of new single-family houses October 2017 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 685,000
Sales of new single-family houses October 2017 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 685,000, according to estimates released by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Last month’s sales were 6.2 percent above the revised September rate of 645,000 and is... more
A new data report from Realtor.com analyzed U.S. Census Bureau statistics covers the nation’s 75 largest metro areas to compare the homeownership rates in the first three-quarters of 2014 to the first three-quarters of 2017
A new data report from Realtor.com analyzed U.S. Census Bureau statistics covers the nation’s 75 largest metro areas to compare the homeownership rates in the first three-quarters of 2014 to the first three-quarters of 2017. The result: Milwaukee now holds the title as the city with the greatest... more