Jeb Bush: Current housing and debt situation unsustainable

Jeb Bush: Current housing and debt situation unsustainable

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Senate banking committee passes massive regulatory relief bill

Big implications in legislation for housing and mortgage finance

Existing home sales crater in April, falling 3.3%

Spring buying stalls out after strong March performance
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Existing home sales crater in April, falling 3.3%

Spring buying stalls out after strong March performance
Trey Garrison
After a surge in March, existing home sales have petered out like a wet firecracker. Existing home sales dropped 3.3% in April. What went wrong?
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2 reasons the housing market is underacheiving

Thoughts ahead of Thursday's NAR numbers
Mark Fleming
This graduation season, many an overachiever is excitedly entering the labor market with big expectations. First a job, then a rental household, most likely with a friend or two, and eventually, a homeowner? So,will the housing market also an overachiever this spring? It's not likely.
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Existing home sales to finish 2015 at record level

Housing starts struggle to keep up
Brena Swanson
Existing home sales are expected to finish the year at their highest level since 2006, according to the National Association of Realtors’ economic forecast. However, there are still several variables hanging in the balance that could change this.
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NAR: Tight inventory, demand push home prices higher in first quarter

Sales activity notably greater than 2015
Brena Swanson
Home prices continued their steady increase and pushed higher in many metros areas in the first quarter of 2015 due to stronger demand and tight inventory levels.
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Auction.com: April existing-home sales forecasted to continue rising

Pent-up demand boosts sales
Brena Swanson
Existing-home sales for April are forecasted to continue to increase. However, this time around, the increase might not be as grand.
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Existing home sales explode as spring homebuying season officially arrives

Surges to highest level in 18 months
Brena Swanson
Spring has indeed come in like a lion. In what should come as welcome news at a critical time of year, existing home sales exploded in March, hitting the highest level in 18 months.
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Lack of equity drags down existing home sales

First American: Missing equity the key driver of tight inventory
Trey Garrison
Home equity is returning but it's way below norms in most markets. This means tightening inventory, which means a drag on existing home sales. At least that's what First American is finding. Here's why.
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Auction.com: March to bring exciting spring selling season?

Existing home sales forecast revised higher
Brena Swanson
Thanks to recent strong housing reports, Auction.com revised its March forecast for existing home sales to be slightly higher, giving the market a more positive outlook for the spring selling season.
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This graphic sums up February’s tepid existing home sales

Behind the 1.2% uptick
Brena Swanson
Monday’s existing-home sales report from the National Association of Realtors didn’t show too much improvement from January’s giant fall. This chart shows just how minuscule the change is.
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Existing home sales slightly rebound after last month’s plummet

Tight inventory hampers growth
Brena Swanson
While existing-home sales did tick back up slightly in February, the National Associations of Realtors’ latest report reveals the housing market still has some headwinds to overcome for the spring homebuying season.
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