Home sales hit hard by low housing inventory supply



Last month saw the number of new contract signings slump quite dramatically, as the industry suffers from an acute shortage of available housing inventory, the National Association of Realtors said on Thursday. The NAR’s Pending Home Sales Index, which is a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, found that the only U.S. region to see […]

Pending home sales hit 2nd-highest level since May 2006



There was good news for housing markets in the last month as pending home sales bounced back to their highest level in almost one year, and second-highest level in over a decade, last month.

Home values up by 7% in 2016



The last month of 2016 saw big gains in the housing market, with home values rising by 6.8 percent compared to one year before.

Pending home sales decline in November



Pending home sales dipped in November to their lowest level in nearly a year as the brisk upswing in mortgage rates and not enough inventory dispirited some would-be buyers

Contract signings down again as low inventory holds back the market



Pending home sales declined for the third time in four months this August, falling to their lowest level since January of this, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR).

Home values rise by 5% in the last year, Zillow says



U.S. home values have risen 5 percent over the past year, reaching a Zillow Home Value Index (ZHVI) of $188,100

Real estate tech market to become “more competitive” in 2016



MetaProp NYC, a real estate tech accelerator based in New York City, has just created a new index that measures the health of the real estate technology market according to the views of investors and startup founders worldwide. T

Cruvita shakes up school rankings with School Score index



Real estate listings website Cruvita.com has set itself the task of making home search that much easier with its new Cruvita School Score index.

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