Most consumers believe we’re in a housing bubble. Economists say otherwise

The results of a new survey show that real estate agents have far more confidence in the health of the housing market than most consumers do. According to Redfin’s latest survey of 1,500 Americans who’re planning to buy or sell a home in the next year, 77% believe we’re currently in a housing bubble. That

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June 2021 Signals Indicate Housing Market Easing

Buyer sentiment data shows that potential new homeowners are chilling out about purchasing in this seller’s market.

Expect An Interest Rate Hike After Today’s Federal Reserve Inflation Data

Will today’s Federal Reserve inflation data lead to increased interest rates and a slowdown of economic easing?

Is The UK Housing Market a ‘Bubble on a Bubble’?

The date of writing is August and following two consecutive months of seeing house prices inflate. Experts that closely follow the UK housing market are actively forecasting upcoming years. The most recent house price index from Halifax was released and it shows a 1.4 percent increase in June followed by a sharp 3.3% increase in

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Report: Despite earning more, most college grads are staying at home

Young college graduates are more likely to be living with their parents than they were before the housing bubble, especially in places that had a more exaggerated boom and subsequent crash.

Is There a Real Estate Bubble in the Making?

By almost every indicator, the residential real estate market continues to thrive as we head towards the hot spring selling and buying season. However, that doesn’t mean there aren’t

Second Mortgage Delinquencies are Going Up

Part of the lingering effects of the Great Recession are second mortgages that were taken out at the height of home mortgages. Most second mortgages are for ten years and these are coming due in full right about now. The year 2005 saw approximately 850,000 seconds taken out followed by about 1.5 million in both

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NAR’s Yun dismisses housing bubble fears

National Association of Realtor’s chief economist Lawrence Yun has dismissed suggestions that we’rein a housing bubble in his latest column for Forbes.

Zillow survey warns of ‘bubble risk’ in San Francisco, L.A. & Boston

A third of the experts surveyed in the latest Zillow Home Price Expectations Survey said the San Francisco housing market is in a bubble, and another 20 percent believe the market is at-risk for bubble conditions within the next year.

Worried about a housing bubble? Here’s 5 reasons why you shouldn’t be

What with home prices now soaring above what they were in the bubble era, concerns are being raised that history might be about to repeat itself.

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