Lawrence Yun

Pending home sales rose in May, but economists say it’s just a blip

Pending home sales increased in May, breaking a streak of six successive monthly declines, but the National Association of Realtors…

1 month ago

Economist warns of ‘inevitable’ slowdown in home price appreciation

A top economist has warned sellers that a slowdown in home price appreciation is all but inevitable as the economy…

2 months ago

NAR: Pending home sales fall in November

Overall pending home sales in the U.S. fell in November as multiple markets struggle with record low inventories of homes…

7 months ago

Winter home sales will be hot, economists believe

Real estate experts believe the housing market could be unseasonably hot this winter, with above-normal levels of home buying activity.…

8 months ago

Low inventories led to home sales decline last month, the NAR says

Existing home sales surprisingly reversed course in February, falling by 6.6% compared to the previous month, following several sharp monthly…

1 year ago

NAR says contract signings fell 16% in March

The National Association of Realtors said that contract signings fell significantly in March as many housing markets paused due to…

2 years ago

Future housing permits at their highest level in 13 years

January saw total housing starts fall by 3.6%, but economists were more focused on home building permits, which are a…

2 years ago

New home sales hit 12-year high

New home sales enjoyed their best three-month performance since 2007 after seeing a big uptick in November, according to U.S.…

3 years ago

Housing markets will do just fine in a recession, economists say

Consumer fears of a recession are growing, and experts say it could cause some Americans to get skittish about possible…

3 years ago

Home prices grow and affordability drops in Q2

Home values saw more gains in 91% of 178 U.S. metro areas during the second quarter, according to a new…

3 years ago