RealtyTrac: 21% of Markets Could Be Developing Housing Bubble



One in five housing markets have exceeded their historical affordability norms and may be showing early signs of a housing bubble.

Americans Still Wary of Housing Markets



Attitudes toward the housing market remain mixed, with home price expectations moderating and concerns about the economy making them more cautious

Overseas Markets on Verge of Bubble, IMF Warns



The International Monetary Fund says that several global housing markets are overheating, even in the U.S. – which is still digging itself out of a housing bubble that popped in 2008.

RealtyTrac Reveals Top 10 Beach Housing Markets



What’s the best housing market for the beach-life? Hobe Sound, Fla., according to a new report by RealtyTrac, which tracked the top beach town housing markets based on home values for single-family homes and condos, weather, air quality, and crime rates.

Back On Track: 96% Of Markets Have Improved Since 2010



A new report by RealtyTrac shows that 96 percent of the counties that they track are better off than they were four years ago. But still, there’s a ways to go in the housing market, with only 8 percent of the 410 U.S. counties analyzed faring better than they did during the housing boom eight years ago.

Are Home Prices Overheating Due To Lack of Inventory?



We’re only just beginning to see signs of recovery in housing markets, but already some analysts are warning that home prices could be overheating. The problem is that lack of inventory seems to be the chief factor in driving prices up – something that could have negative consequences further on down the line if more homeowners aren’t tempted to sell in the coming months.

Five Worst Housing Markets of 2013



We’ve already taken a look at the most promising markets going into 2013, where it’s clearly apparent that Texas is well on the road to recover, but sadly we can’t say the same about every city in the US.

Housing Recovery To Pick Up Speed in 2013



The next twelve months should see yet more improvements in the nation’s housing markets, propelled by record-breaking low mortgage rates and improving unemployment statistics, according to several real estate experts.

Number of Improving Housing Markets Tops 100, New Report Finds



More than 100 housing markets made the list for the National Association of Home Builders/First American Improving Markets Index for October, according to the report released earlier this week.

Emerging Trends in Housing this Summer



What can we expect from the housing markets as this year’s selling season kicks off? With housing markets across the nation showing signs of improvement, we’re faced with quite a different picture to what we’ve become accustomed to. What follows are a few unfamiliar trends that we’ve seen emerge over the spring.

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