Category: Commentary & Analysis

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Inventory Improving, Affordability Deteriorating: 2018 Q3 Price and Inventory Report

After years of annual declines, national housing inventory seems close to hitting bottom, declini...
Cheryl Young
For Sale House
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Case Shiller Growth Slows for 4th Straight Month: More Signs of Housing Market Softening

Home prices are still rising—up 6.0% year-over-year—but for the fourth consecutive month home pri...
Cheryl Young
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Existing-Home Sales Flat in August: A Mixed Bag for Buyers

August’s existing-home sales figures remained flat since July at a seasonally adjusted annual rat...
Cheryl Young
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Case Shiller: Home Prices Up in May, but Annual Growth Flattens

Prices marched higher again in May, as homebuyers faced more of the same during peak home buying ...
Cheryl Young
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10 Markets Where Home Prices Aren’t Rising (Even Falling)

Maybe you’ve heard, it’s tough out there for American homebuyer. Inventory is low, pr...
David Weidner
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Led By Strong Demand By Millennials, Homeownership Rate Rises

The homeownership rate continued its steady annual ascent to 64.2% in the first quarter of 2018 u...
Cheryl Young
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Seattle, Las Vegas and San Francisco Lead Big Rise in Case Shiller

Home prices surged into the new year, reaching 6.2% year-over-year growth, defying fleeting conce...
Cheryl Young
For Sale By Owner
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Existing Home Sales: Americans Are Finding Less, but Buying What They Find

Existing home sales rose 3.0% year-over-year following two months of declines despite scarce inve...
Cheryl Young