CoreLogic: Home prices rose an amazing 6.5% annually in June

CoreLogic: Home prices rose an amazing 6.5% annually in June

This marks 40 straight months of increases

Here are the 20 hottest housing markets right now reveals where demand and prices are sizzling

Mortgage closing costs drop 7% to $1,847

Origination fees dropped but third-party costs rose

Items Tagged with 'Homeownership'


New housing policy foundation breaks silence on housing crisis

Ladies and gentlemen, the J. Ronald Terwilliger Foundation for Housing America’s Families
Housing and mortgage finance reform either gets shuffled off to arguments in congressional subcommittees that go nowhere, or just plain ignored by policymakers. A new foundation with a power lineup plans to change all that, and they may have the capital to do it.
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The history of housing in 5 charts

Coldwell Banker survey reveals the lessons we've learned
A financial crisis and recovery later, the housing market looks nothing like it did 20 years ago. A new survey from Coldwell Banker shows in 5 charts just how different the market is.
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Zillow: Rents gallop past home values in April

Rents grew at 4% annually while home values saw 3% growth
Rents for residential housing in the United States grew at their fastest pace in two years in April, surpassing home values. There’s good news and bad news in this, and a growing gap to come. Want to know more?
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Redfin: Sara Stevens’ new take on homeownership

With homeownership at a new low, Redfin digs deeper on what’s happening
A year ago Lorraine Woellert was a reporter for Bloomberg, where she told the story of Sara Stevens, daughter of a guy who knows a little about homeownership and mortgages. Now that Woellert is at Redfin, she revisited the issue and the daughter to look at what's really happening in housing.
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How to read a potential homebuyer's mind

Chart shows how relationships play into the decision
Chase just released a new survey with insights into what goes on in a potential homebuyer’s mind when making the decision to buy a new home. As an added bonus, it shows how intensely relationships play into housing choices.
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