5 reasons to be optimistic about the housing market



Although housing is facing challenges in the face of ongoing inventory shortages and the threat of tax reform, real estate professionals still have plenty of reason for cheer,

Home prices surge again in Q3 as lack of inventory bites hard



Disappearing inventories are pushing home prices up at a rapid pace in almost all major metro areas, according to the National Association of Realtors.

Existing home sales rebound slightly, but gains are muted



After three months of decline, existing home sales picked up in September compared to the month before, but annual gains were muted due to low inventories and recent hurricane disasters,

Agents highlight great restaurants to sell nearby homes



The latest sales tactic trending among real estate agents is to use nearby restaurants to market homes

New home sales growth held back by tight inventory supply



Sales of new homes increased by 0.8 percent in June, but experts say they would have been much higher if only buyers had more options to choose from.

Home staging is still an important sales tactic, realtors say



Home staging remains a popular tactic among real estate agents, with 62 percent of realtors saying they believe it helps to decrease the amount of time a property stays on the market

New home sales slump across the nation in April



Newly constructed single-family home sales slumped by 11.4 percent in April to a seasonally adjusted rate of just 569,000 units in what is the first decrease this year, reported the Commerce Department this week.

New home sales close to record high as inventory bites



New home sales rose for the third consecutive month in March 2017, according to new data from the Commerce Department.

Luxury home listings are lingering for longer



Luxury real estate sales across the country are slowing down, with a growing number of property listings lingering on the market.

Vacation home sales fall in 2016 as lack of inventory bites



Sales of vacation homes fell by almost 22 percent year-over-year, to their lowest level since 2013, according to the National Association of Realtor’s 2017 Vacation and Investment Home Survey,

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