Tag Archives: National Association of Realtors

Existing Home Sales Slowed by a Lack of Listings

KCM Crew, November 24th, 2017 Some Highlights: The inventory of existing homes for sale has dropped year-over-year for the last 29 consecutive months and is now at a 3.9-month supply. Existing home sales are currently at an annual pace of … Continue reading

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Existing Home Sales Hit Highest Pace Since Summer Months

But drop annually for second consecutive month November 21, 2017,.Kelsey Ramírez, HousingWire.com Existing home sales increased in October, hitting their highest pace since earlier this summer, however, sales are still down year-over-year, according to the latest report from the National Association … Continue reading

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Here’s What Today’s First-Time Homebuyer Look Like

NAR breaks down who they are and what they want November 14, 2017, Kelsey Ramírez, Housingwire.com Millennials continue to surge into the housing market, their demand rising unchecked by rising home prices or increasing mortgage rates. Ellie Mae’s Millennial Tracker showed these first-time … Continue reading

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NAR Forecasts Existing Home Sales to Rise to Post-crisis High in 2018

What the Republican tax bill could do to home sales November 6, 2017, Kelsey Ramírez, HousingWire.com Next year could see an increase in existing home sales due to an improving economy, job growth and rising confidence that now is a good … Continue reading

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What’s on the Horizon for Existing Home Sales?

DSNews.com, November 6th, 2017 Though existing home sales are poised for a comeback in 2018, a few hurdles stand in their way. According to Lawrence Yun, an industry-leading economist, continuing inventory shortages and the GOP’s latest tax bill are prime … Continue reading

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Why Sell Now Instead of Later? The Buyers are Out Now

KCM Crew, October 3rd, 2017 Each year, most homeowners wait until the spring to sell their houses because they believe that they can get a better deal during the normal spring buyer’s market. However, recently released data suggests that a seller’s best deal … Continue reading

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Rates, Incomes Inch Housing Affordability Upward

DSNews.com, November 1st, 2017 Housing is more affordable now—but not because of home prices. According to the Real House Price Index (RHPI) released by First American today, it’s low mortgage rates that are driving affordability upward for buyers. The RHPI, which takes … Continue reading

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