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Once-Hot Apartment Construction Cooling as Housing Engine
Faster apartment building was instrumental in pulling the U.S. housing market out of its slump a decade ago. Now, that engine is starting to throttle back. A softening in the multifamily segment......

Default servicers investing in REO home improvements
The hot housing market is spurring spending on REO improvements, according to Altisource Portfolio Solutions' latest release of data from a default servicing survey conducted earlier this year......

Southern California house prices shoot up in October
market slowing as eroding affordability and persistently low housing inventory cut into home sales," CAR 2018 president Steve White said in a statement. "Moreover, the looming tax reform bill......

To buy a house, millennials digging deep into family's pockets
Based on anecdotal reports from agents, Schneider estimated that nearly 10% of home sales use some kind of family financing or gifts and that could grow if the housing market stays hot. That......

The Week Ahead: Do Investors Finally Believe?
There are a number of data series that I follow on the housing market and the favorite is the Housing Market Index. As I commented previously The HMI is a monthly survey of NAHB members, which......

Holiday Week Starts With Market Focused On Black Friday Shoppers
little thin. Leading indicators for October bow on Monday, followed by existing home sales on Tuesday and durable goods and Michigan sentiment on Wednesday. Also on Wednesday, we’ll get a look......

Which Digital Ad Platform Is Right for You?
more parameters. Broad match modified campaigns, such as “real estate agent + home buyer,” will narrow the search by telling Google to only include those who search for “home buyer” as well. Display......

Dedicated accounts encourage saving for a down payment
the new law could encourage 7,000 first-time buyers to enter the housing market statewide over the next five years. Or, put another way, about 1,400 renters each year will take advantage of the......