Items Tagged with 'Inventory'


Appraisal volume dented by low inventory, tight credit

Four-week moving average increases
Appraisal volume continued to inch higher for the week of April 24, but at a slower pace from the previous week, the latest appraisal volume numbers from a la mode reported. As it stands, appraisal volume continues to be impacted by a tight spring housing market.
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March job creation bodes well for housing inventory crisis

Construction adds 37,000 jobs
While overall job creation in March did well, with no significant revisions to the prior months, the biggest story for housing may be the growth in construction. Right now the market is suffering from a lack of inventory, and one huge reason behind that is a lack of workers.
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Here are 7 tips to secure a home when inventory is low

This low inventory environment isn’t going anywhere
Despite strong buyer demand, a giant lack of inventory in the housing market is creating a roadblock, and this isn't expected to change anytime in the near future. To help still secure your dream home in a tight inventory environment, Sharon Voss, president of the Orlando Regional Realtor Association, gave a few tips on what home shoppers can do.
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From HW Magazine

Banks can lead by lending

Taking stock of 2014 housing market expectations
The housing market clearly has been through the ringer and back. The question is, are we all the way back, or does the housing market still have some improvement left in it?
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