Items Tagged with 'Salt Lake City'


  • Utah senator plans to transform state's affordable housing

    SB34 could bring more than $20 million dollars to Utah's affordable housing
    A Utah state senator has proposed a bill that could be a “major financial boost” and transform how the state navigates affordable residential construction, according to an article written by Tony Semerad for the Salt Lake Tribune.
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  • First home hunting

    Home affordability, neighborhood safety and school quality top criteria for first-time homebuyersDante and Jodi Peduzzi dotted that last "i" in their signatures in December 2009 on...
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  • The alchemy of flipping

    The dirtiest job in real estate has grown more complicated than buy, repair, sellThe first thing you notice is the smell.Mike Baird walks into his first...
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  • Asking Prices Gain with Seasonal Sales

    Asking prices on houses across the US rose again in May as the spring selling season continued to work through excess inventory. House prices rose in 23 of 26 major metropolitan markets, with 22 of these markets showing the third consecutive month of price increases, according to a Real-Time Housing Market Update published Tuesday by Altos Research and Real IQ. Asking prices were down by 3.7% in Las Vegas, 1% in Salt Lake City and 0.7% in Seattle.
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  • Spring Selling Pushes Housing Strength

    The prices of homes on the market are climbing, as inventory levels are falling, offering hopes of a market on its way to recovery, according to recent housing reports. The prices of properties listed for sale rose in 22 of 26 major markets during April, according to the Real-Time Housing Report, published by Altos Research and Real IQ. The Altos 10-City Composite Price Index increased by 2.2% during April and 3.3% during the most recent three month period, which Stephen Bedikian, partner and research director for Real IQ, contributes largely to the "powerful effect of seasonality."
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  • Listing Prices on the up in Most Markets

    During March, home listing prices rose 1.1%, increasing in 16 of the nation's major housing markets, according to data released Monday by Altos Research LLC and Real IQ. Prices dropped, however, on a month-on-month basis in eight other American cities.
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