It might not be mission-critical equipment for your home, but a good label maker is a nice gadget to keep around, and Amazon’s top seller is only $10 for Black Friday. At that price, why not? [Brother Compact Label Maker, $10] Read more...
Barneys New York — Up to 40% off select regularly priced clothing, shoes, and accessories for men, women, and children, plus gifts for the home. Shop Barneys’ Black Friday sale on Barneys.com. Neiman Marcus — up to 40% off regularly priced items in Select Better Apparel and 25% off in Kids at NeimanMarcus.com. Show More Summary
Good news for homebuilders! New home sales rose 10.74% in October. However, median prices for a new home sale fell -5.2%. The growing new home sales are look different than the flat-lined mortgage purchase applications index. The Northeast saw a 135% increase in new home sales while The West saw a 1% decline. Show More Summary
Mariah Carey is turning into Airbnb's best customer -- she is currently renting her second Malibu mansion and it has the same massive price tag as her first one. According to our sources, MC is staying in a gorgeous beachfront home in a gated…
In Williston housing developers – people and companies who have built apartment buildings and hotels and single-family homes – have overbuilt the market. With oil prices in the tank, and workers leaving oil patch communities, they’re finding it hard to fill what they’ve built. As a short term solution, they’ve decided to kneecap the competition....
It's Thanksgiving weekend, and millions of Americans are making the drive home for dinner. Fortunately for drivers, Thanksgiving gas prices this year are the lowest since 2008, according to the Energy Information Administration. TheShow More Summary
Today's data deluge continues with the latest New Home Sales in which we find that in October a total of 495K new homes were sold, of which just 146K completed (the lowest in the past year), 172K under construction and a whopping 177K houses sold which have not even been started - this was the highest print since 2007. Show More Summary
Despite weaker home sales, tumbling homebuilder confidence, and fading median home prices according to NAR, FHFA reports home prices in America rose 0.8% in September. Doubling expectations of a 0.4% rise, this is the biggest MoM price increase since March 2013's peak. Everything is awesome then? Charts: Bloomberg
Slowing sales activity has done little to affect Sugar Land's existing home prices. In Sugar Land's south region the average sales price of a home was $518,729 during a recent 12-month period, according to the Houston Association of Realtors...
The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) will release its latest data on US home prices at 9:00 a.m. ET. Economists forecast, according to Bloomberg, that the house price index rose 0.4% in September. In August, the index rose 0.3%....Show More Summary
Potential sellers in central London’s prime property market are staying put and using the money they would have paid in stamp duty on refurbishing their present home, it is suggested. Official statistics show that price growth in this sector of the UK’s property market has slowed with changes to stamp duty announced a year ago […]
From the WSJ: Real Home Prices Could Take 17 Years to Return to Peak Most measures of home prices—including the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index, the CoreLogic Home Price Index and the National Association of Realtors existing homeShow More Summary
The UPoR runs a Bloomberg story that kind of misses the point on the Charlotte housing market. The headline is “Home prices rise 4.3 percent in Charlotte over the year.” That sounds really impressive until you read the actual article: The 5.5 percent increase in the S&P/Case-Shiller index of property values was the biggest year-over-year […]
There’s one thing Americans are rarely thankful for on Thanksgiving: affordable airfare. According to Hopper, a data-driven travel site that monitors about 2 billion price quotes a day, flights over Thanksgiving can be up to 75 percent...Show More Summary
The U.S. housing market has not lost momentum. The S&P/Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price Index showed an increase of 4.9 percent in September, up from a 4.6 percent increase in August. "Home prices and housing continue to show strength with home prices rising at more than double the rate of [...]
An hour outside of Houston lies Lake Conroe, a submarket where home sales activity and prices remained relatively unchanged during a recent 24-month period. Spanning October 2014 to September 2015, a total of 1,580 homes sold, a 2.1 percent increase from the previous 12-month period....
Last year Black Friday, the biggest shopping day of the year when retailers slash prices across much of their range, created a home delivery bottleneck and saw some companies running out of stock. But delivery experts Fastlane International contends that spreading deals over a week now will “bust the log [...]
The San Francisco press would have you believe that the instant tech millionaires from Silicon Valley are the ones buying Bay Area homes with suitcases of cash, sending regional home prices sky-high. But in fact, it's the quiet achievers...Show More Summary
New report shows US home price growth accelerated in September.
After 3 straight months of home price declines, August and now September have seen the usual seasonal pattern unfolding as Case-Shiller reports 0.61% rise in September (double the +0.3% expectations). Of course this runs in the face of NAR's 4 month decline in median home prices, but who's quibbling. Show More Summary