If you have a cool $100 million handy you could become the proud owner of Michael Jackson’s famous Neverland Ranch. The eccentric King of Pop’s former home is about to go under the hammer for any fan with the wherewithal to buy it. Neverland...Show More Summary
Please click here to see the edition of BuilderBytes for 5/28/15 on the Web. In this issue of the MetroIntelligence Economic Update, I covered the following indicators: New home sales jumped in April more than expected Case-Shiller Indices...Show More Summary
Housing Industry Association report shows new home sales increase 0.6% in April.
Housing Industry Association new home sales report shows 0.6% increase.
The "Apple of China" continues to dominate in its home market, as it recently announced retaining the top spot for smartphone sales against Samsung and other hometown rivals like Huawei and Lenovo.
The Malibu site where Castle Kashan once stood, the onetime Santa Monica home of screenwriter Larry Levin and a Bel-Air estate with two swimming pools were among the top residential real estate sales in the greater Los Angeles area last week.
AP By JOSH BOAK WASHINGTON -- Americans signed contracts to buy homes in April at the fastest pace in nearly nine years, evidence that steady job growth is strengthening the real estate market. The National Association of Realtors said Thursday that its seasonally adjusted pending home sales index climbed 3.4 percent to 112.4 last month. Show More Summary
The housing market's strong spring appears to be rolling on.
The number of contracts signed to buy previously-owned homes rose in April to reach its highest level since May 2006, despite a short supply of housing inventory, the National Association of Realtors said Thursday. NAR’s Pending Home Sales Index, which tracks contract signings (as opposed to closed sales), rose 3.4% in April to a level [...]
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes rose for a fourth straight month in April to a nine-year high, buoying the outlook for the housing market. The National Association of Realtors said on Thursday itsShow More Summary
Following the March pending home sales report which saw growth moderate after February's 3.6% surge to 1.1%, the flurry of contract signings, not actual purchases, in April rebounded by 3.4% - the biggest jump since September 2012 -Show More Summary
Index lifts 3.4 per cent in April, smashing expectations for 1 per cent rise.
From the NAR: Pending Home Sales Climb in April to Highest Level since May 2006Pending home sales rose in April for the fourth straight month and reached their highest level in nine years, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Show More Summary
At 10:00 a.m. ET, the National Association of Realtors will release data on pending home sales in April. Economists forecast that sales, based on contracts for previously owned homes, rose 0.9% month-over-month, and 10.9% year-over-year,...Show More Summary
If you’re thinking about buying a vacation home, you aren’t alone. Vacation home sales across the country are soaring, mainly for two reasons: Declining prices mean deals can be had, and empty nesters are flooding into the market. Read full article >>
One of McLean’s first fully solar-powered homes is available.Langley Summit, a custom-designed Craftsman-style home at 6653 Sorrel St. in the Langley Forest neighborhood, has been listed at $4.995 million.Read full article >>
The June 16 Voices of the 20th Century sale at Bonhams will present the prototype for the first home pregnancy test, invented in 1968 by graphic designer and illustrator, Margaret Crane. It is estimated at $6,000 ? 9,000. The auction...Show More Summary
From Reuters: EU officials dismiss Greek statement on aid agreement being draftedGreece's government on Wednesday said it is starting to draft an agreement with creditors that would pave the way for aid, but European officials quickly...Show More Summary
TVNewser: Ann Coulter is still saying Ann Coulter things. GalleyCat: F. Scott Fitzgerald‘s home that inspired The Great Gatsby is for sale. For just $3.9 million, you can constantly annoy your friends by reminding them “You know, this is the Gatsby house.” TVSpy: Incredibly depressing aerial footage of the flooding in Houston.
Neighbors of Wakefield, Massachusetts, woman Marian Burbine were beside themselves on Monday, when a yard sale in their neighborhood brought renewed attention to one of the most horrifying episodes in the history of that well-to-do Boston suburb. Show More Summary