The current slowdown of home prices has been sharpest in markets that crashed during the bust and bounced back last year. And although asking-price gains have been slowing since last spring, price increases remain high by historicalShow More Summary
From Trulia chief economist Jed Kolko: What The Home-Price Slowdown Really Looks Like Nationally, asking home prices rose 10.4% year-over-year in February 2014, down slightly after peaking in November 2013. But the year-over-year change is an average of the past twelve months and therefore obscures the most recent trends in prices. Show More Summary
Richard Drew/APA surging stock market and rebounding home prices boosted Americans' wealth to a record in the final three months of last year. By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER WASHINGTON -- A surging stock market and rebounding home pricesShow More Summary
Never before has a downtown apartment in New York sold for as much as $57.25 million, but this was the price tag on media mogul Rupert Murdoch’s pricey new four-floor penthouse pad, at One Madison Park, E. 23rd St. After losing his last place on the Upper East Side, during his divorce, Mr Murdoch has […]
By MetalMiner: by Taras Berezowsky MetalMiner's monthly Rare Earths MMI® kept steady at a value of 34 in March - and a lot can be explained by China. Still home to nearly 90 percent of the world's rare earth metals, China has seen buoyant demand but falling prices these last 12 months. Show More Summary
Following a big drop in holiday sales, Radio Shack is shutting down up to 1,100 stores. Plus, home prices rose in January and stocks surged on easing of tensions in Ukraine. Jill Wagner reports.
Economists in both the public and private sector are striving to produce real-time price indices like the ones available for more liquid assets like stocks.
ByAsean Century: Executive summary: The rise in lumber prices impacted the latest quarter, but the company has made strategic changes to limit any future impact. Both Lowe's and Home Depot are forecasting sales gains for this year and...Show More Summary
By Apex Financial Consultants: Weyerhaeuser (WY) grows and harvest trees, builds homes, an makes a range of forestry products. The company recently announced its full year results for 2013.The timberland segment has been the best performing segment as far as the earnings contributions are concerned followed by the cellulose fiber segment. Show More Summary
Notes: This CoreLogic House Price Index report is for January. The recent Case-Shiller index release was for December. The CoreLogic HPI is a three month weighted average and is not seasonally adjusted (NSA).From CoreLogic: Home Prices...Show More Summary
Home prices (including distressed sales) climbed 12% year-over-year in January, according to the latest CoreLogic home price report. This is the 23rd straight month of annual home price gains. Month-over-month, home prices were up 0.9%. Show More Summary
After three months of decline, residential real estate prices rose 0.9 percent in January, new report shows
Despite unusually cold weather, home prices in January raced upwards at a clip not seen since the height of the housing boom, CoreLogic reported. Home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, jumped 12 percent year over year in January, and were...
Gene J. Puskar/AP By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER WASHINGTON -- U.S. home prices rose in January after three months of declines. A tight supply of homes might have helped boost prices and offset sales slowed by cold weather. Real estate data provider CoreLogic (CLGX) says prices rose 0.9 percent in January after slipping 0.1 percent in December. Show More Summary
This article is by staff writer William Cowie. Chances are home prices in your neighborhood have been rising lately. Strangely enough, that only made the news when, for last November, Standard & Poor’s Case-Shiller index of home prices in 20 top cities fell the grand total of 0.1 percent. The Federal Reserve tracks a national composite [...]
Housing is an industry made and broken at the margins. This is why in areas like Beverly Hills or Newport Coast, a small number of sales can skew prices dramatically. Housing prices in more homogenous markets where many homes are built in cookie cutter fashion provide a better metric of future appraisal values. How so? […]
Investors can get more cost than they bargained for any time they have an uninhabited real estate holding. Here are a few tips to deal with the vacant home dilemma.
The interconnection between home prices and interest rates is hurting affordability for American's in the market for a new home.
We all see home prices rising in most parts of the country. In fact some parts of the country have seen prices surpass the high points that were seen before the housing crisis. This rise in market prices has caused many people to worry...Show More Summary