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  • Have we reached a tipping point in the rising costs of homes?

    Case-Shiller report shows lowest level of home price growth since Nov. 2016
    After rising constantly since 2012, are home prices now finally starting to modulate a bit? New data from S&P Dow Jones Indices and CoreLogic suggests that may just be the case. According to a review of the data by CoreLogic Deputy Chief Economist Ralph McLaughlin, thanks to a slower December, home price growth is now at its lowest level since November 2016.
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  • Core Logic: Mortgage rates average a 7-year high

    Despite high home prices, demand is strong for homeownership
    Home prices continued to climb in May, according to the latest Home Price Index report from CoreLogic. CoreLogic President and CEO Frank Martell says even in the most expensive markets, renters are four times more likely to purchase than homeowners are willing to sell.
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  • FHFA: Home prices rise slowly

    Interest rates contribute to continual slowdown
    Home prices increased slightly in April, rising only 1% from March. Capital Economics says as interest rates continue to rise and mortgage lending stays tight, there will be a continual slowdown in annual price growth.
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  • Greater Austin should keep getting great property values into 2019

    Appreciation for the Heart of Texas
    [Expert Commentary] For some time, the Austin area has also been able to lay claim to an upward trending economy that currently includes projected real estate appreciation of 5.4% over the next year. With a current supply of homes that has been inching up, and now stands at 3.3 months, the rapidly growing metro area is certainly likely to keep the Lone Star state popular with lenders.
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  • Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Start of year sees strongest home price growth since 2005

    Happy Cinco de Mayo! Hispanic homeownership is booming
    Home prices increased at the start of 2018 at its fastest rate since 2005. One metro, in fact, had an annual home price growth higher than the median home price in most U.S. metros. Also, did you celebrate Cinco de Mayo this weekend? Here’s a quick history lesson and the current state of Hispanics in housing and the U.S. economy.
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  • FHFA: Home prices still on the rise

    But growth could see moderation in 2018
    Home prices are still on the rise, increasing once again in February. But one expert said a rise in debt-to-income ratios looks to have supported house price gains over the past few months but, with mortgage interest rates now on the rise, he still expects a slight moderation in growth this year.
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