Remodelers remained positive about the pace of market improvement in the first quarter of 2015, though that confidence was tempered by a severe winter and continued labor shortages, according to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)...
Good news! Existing home sales rose 6.1 percent in March to reach levels from 1999-2001! From the National Association of Reators: Total existing-home sales, which are completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes,...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. home resales surged to their highest level in 18 months in March as inventories improved, a sign of strength in the housing market ahead of the spring selling season. The National Association of Realtors said...Show More Summary
America is the land of second, third, and even fourth chances. The same applies to house lusting buyers. The National Associate of Realtors (NAR) had some interesting data regarding potential future home buyers. Their analysis found that between 2006 and 2014 some 9.3 million homeowners were foreclosed on, received a deed-in-lieu of foreclosure or short […]
The National Association of Realtors says that the adoption of new credit-scoring models could improve the ability of borrowers who lost their homes during the foreclosure crisis to buy again. Nearly one million of the 9.3 million homeowners who underwent a foreclosure, received a deed-in-lieu...
By the time you read this article, I will be on my way to Kansas City, MO or heading back home to Louisiana after volunteering at a massive free medical clinic. This is not my first time working with the National Association of Free and Charitable Clinics (NAFC) as a volunteer and definitely won't be my last for several reasons. Show More Summary
The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) reported the housing market index (HMI) was at 56 in April, up from 52 in March. Any number above 50 indicates that more builders view sales conditions as good than poor.From Reuters:Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Homebuilder sentiment reversed a three-month slide in April and rose to its best monthly showing of 2015, the National Association of Home Builders said on Wednesday. The NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market index increased to a preliminary 56 from a revised 52 in March, the group said in a statement. Show More Summary
From housing economist Tom Lawler:Based on state and local realtor/MLS reports I’ve seen from across the country, I estimate that existing home sales as measured by the National Association of Realtors ran at a seasonally adjusted annual...Show More Summary
From housing economist Tom Lawler:Based on the limited number of local realtor/MLS reports I’ve seen from across the country, I estimate that existing home sales as measured by the National Association of Realtors ran at a seasonally...Show More Summary
Most of us wish we could, but a smarter way to avoid pitfalls is to use the available tools designed to price a home accurately from the start. The National Association of Realtors reports that over 15 percent of home sales are delayed, renegotiated or canceled due to home appraisals falling short of the contract price. Show More Summary
A Massachusetts jury on Thursday began its third day of deliberations over whether former National Football League star Aaron Hernandez murdered an associate in an industrial park near his home in 2013.
It’s a custom-designed home built for the “wow” factor. And this year, it’s in Vegas, baby. Since 1984, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) has constructed America’s premier show home, an over-the-top, state-of-the-art, energy-efficient real-world laboratory for tech-savvy homeowners, designers and builders to peek into the future. Show More Summary
A recent National Association of Realtors report, Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends 2015, revealed that the global real estate market is once again witnessing a large number of millennial homebuyers and realty investors. These young financiers have braved the recession that almost strangled the market to death a couple of months ago. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. home resales rebounded less than expected in February as a persistent shortage of properties on the market pushed up prices, suggesting a challenging spring selling season. The National Association of Realtors said on Monday that existing home sales rose 1.2 percent to an annual rate of 4.88 million units. Show More Summary
According to the National Association of Realtors' 2014 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, first-time buyers accounted for only 33 percent of all sales, the lowest mark in this century. The issue is how to overcome first-time-buyer reluctance and persuade them to buy now...
The greater a director of nursing's knowledge of palliative care the lower the likelihood that nursing home patients will experience futile, aggressive end-of-life care, according to a new large national study. The association was evident whether or not hospice care was available.
From housing economist Tom Lawler:Based on local realtor/MLS reports from across the country, I project that existing home sales as measured by the National Association of Realtors ran at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.87 million...Show More Summary
A site that could help real estate agents stay “top of mind” with clients even after they buy a home is the first company to be accepted in this year’s tech accelerator program from the 1-million-member National Association of Realtors....
The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) reported the housing market index (HMI) was at 53 in March, down from 55 in February. Any number above 50 indicates that more builders view sales conditions as good than poor.From Reuters:...Show More Summary