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Trending Thursday: More McMansions, Ferguson home values and more

Plus the real truth about whether renters really want to buy
Trey Garrison
People want the suburbs a little closer, renters tell what they really want, the New York Fed spots a real trend, Wall Street is starting to sweat the FIFA scandal, and so much more in this week's Trending Thursday. You don't want to miss a word. Read on.
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Pending home sales rise to highest in nine years in April

Index rises for all four major regions
Trey Garrison
Pending home sales rose in April for the fourth straight month and reached their highest level in nine years. Is it springtime for home sales?
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New home sales jump in April even as prices gain

Midwest rebounds strong from March doldrums
Trey Garrison
Sales of new single-family houses in April 2015 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 517,000, a gain driven by home sales in the Midwest even as the Northeast and West regions continue to drag. Here are the details.
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Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Time to cut the MLS cord?

Plus housing metrics, the incredible shrinking GDP, and kicks are for TRIDs
Trey Garrison
TILA-RESPA and TRID are closing in – are you ready? Plus how weak is the recovery, will housing pull it through, and you say you want to ditch the MLS? Read on for all this and more.
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PropertyRadar: California home sales up 9%

Homebuyers stepping up to the plate
Brena Swanson
California single-family home and condominium sales were up 9% in April mostly due to the 9.2% gain in non-distressed property sales. But before you get too excited, it is still too early in the year to say the California real estate market is off to the races.
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Lebron James wins in the real estate showdown with Michael Jordan

Fans may differ, but one set of numbers tells the tale
Trey Garrison
A new poll of NBA fans shows that more than three-quarters think Michael Jordan is the best player in NBA history, and despite his being 52, more than one in three think Jordan could beat Cleveland’s Lebron James one-on-one today. But off the court, James has the numbers.
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Redfin: Home prices rise 6.5% in April as homes sell at fast clip

Prices skyrocket in San Francisco, only 5 days on market in Denver
Trey Garrison
In some of the hottest housing markets, sales prices are rising and homes are spending less than a week on the market, Redfin finds. Here’s what’s happening now.
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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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How long will Zillow reign supreme?

Challenges ahead for the king of the mountain
Trey Garrison
Zillow Group appears to have strengthened its already dominant position as they move ahead in a critical growth year. The question is, can keep their crown?
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Trending Thursday: Jumbos jump, Zillow roadmap and the jobs horizon

This is what's happening, right now
Trey Garrison
Much like the economy as a whole, this week’s housing news is a mixed bag. With job creation in doubt but luxury homes selling fast and a push to get housing back in the presidential conversation – here’s what to watch out for what's left of this week.
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