Falling fertility rates could lead to smaller homes



Fertility rates in the U.S. have fallen to their lowest level since records begun, and that means big changes in the future of residential real estate, according to one report.

Foreign buyers spent $153 billion on U.S. real estate in 2016



Foreign investment in U.S. real estate has hit a new high, with the amount of cash being invested from overseas growing by 49 percent over the past year

Negative equity continues to dog real estate markets



There are fewer homeowners underwater on their mortgages, but more than half of those who remain underwater owe at least 20 percent more than their homes are worth

NAR’s Yun predicts the next decade in housing



National Association of Realtors’ chief economist Lawrence Yun predicts housing demand over the next ten years

Report: Florida, Texas and Tennessee markets see fastest home value appreciation



The nation’s fastest-growing home values are no longer in their traditional California markets, having shifted to markets in Florida, Texas and Tennessee, according to Zillow’s latest Real Estate Market Report.

Most expensive U.S. home ever goes on sale at $250 million



Billionaire property developer Bruce Makowsky’s new Bel Air Calif., mansion has set a new record for the most expensive home ever listed in the U.S., commanding a whopping $250 million price tag.

U.S. homes worth a combined $29.6 Trillion in 2016



The total value of the U.S. housing stock grew to a record-high $29.6 trillion in 2016, according to a new Zillow analysis.

Brexit has not had a major impact on U.S. mortgage rates, so far



Research firms are predicting that Brexit will have little impact on the U.S. housing market, and will not lead to a lowering of mortgage rates.

Foreclosure Rates Have Declined Significantly in the US



Foreclosure sales have declined in the US as compared to five years ago, according to a recent real estate data released by HOPE NOW.

Many Americans Still Believe They May Find Dream Homes



As the housing market in the U.S. maintains its abysmal status, one might think that Americans would have a negative view of their future home-buying prospects. A new survey, however, has revealed that 55 percent of Americans still believe that they may eventually live in their dream homes. The survey, conducted by Yahoo Real Estate, […]

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