Housing

Advanced and Early Autumn Maintenance for Older Homes

Many people will soon welcome relief from the hottest days of summer and are starting to look forward to the…

4 weeks ago

Home price growth slowed in June, but remains robust

Existing home prices were up 18% from a year ago at the end of June, according to data from the…

4 weeks ago

Black mortgage applicants still face discrimination, study finds

Aspiring Black homeowners still face more obstacles than other demographics in their pursuit of homeownership, a new report from the…

4 weeks ago

Rising rates hurt buyers more than home price rises, economist says

Home buying is getting harder, with mortgage rates on the rise again this week. This Thursday, they hit an average…

1 month ago

Pending home sales fall again as NAR says we may be at rock bottom

Pending home sales, which is a gauge of signed contracts to buy existing homes, dropped by 1% from June to…

1 month ago

Amid rising costs and higher inflation, new home sales grind to a halt

This time last year, new homes were in such big demand that builders simply couldn’t make them fast enough. They…

1 month ago

Home affordability falls to lowest point in 33 years

Mortgage repayments have risen by an average of 54% compared to the previous year, according to the National Association of…

1 month ago

Housing market rebalances with home values falling and inventory growing in July

After two years of unprecedented growth, home values fell slightly from June to July, according to the latest market report…

1 month ago

NAR economist says housing market now in “recession”

Existing home sales fell almost 6% in July compared to the month prior, dropping to a seasonally adjusted annualized rate…

1 month ago

How the Inflation Reduction Act Affects Housing Costs

If you’re in the market for a house, you know that times are tough. Even though sales are slowing prices…

1 month ago