Survey highlights home seller’s biggest concerns

When it comes to selling a home, factors that traditionally have been harder for sellers to control — like uncertainty about timing and price — cause the most stress. That’s according to the 2019 Zillow Group Consumer Housing Trend Report, the largest-ever survey of U.S. home buyers, sellers, owners and renters. The process of selling a

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Affordability concerns are slowing down new home construction

Rising housing affordability concerns are causing a slowdown in new home construction, according to a U.S. Commerce Department report published last week. The report noted that single-family housing starts fell by 1.8 percent in October compared to the previous month. “This month’s decrease in single-family starts isn’t a surprise given the drop in our builder

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Interest rates are homebuyer’s biggest concern in 2017, Zillow says

The majority (53 percent) of current home shoppers consider rising interest rates to be among the top factors impacting their ability to purchase a home, according to a new survey

Top concerns for realtors heading into 2016

Real estate pros have a number of concerns as they head into 2016, even as all the signs point to an optimistic outlook for housing over the next year.

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