More homeowners are interested in selling this year

Home owners are becoming more upbeat about potentially selling their home, which should bode well for purchase activity this year

Fannie Mae: Consumer Confidence Up Ahead of Spring Buying Season

Consumer attitudes are reflecting greater optimism in the housing market heading into real estate’s traditionally strong spring selling season, according to Fannie Mae’s March 2014 National Housing Survey.

Fannie Mae Survey: Optimism Over Housing Recovery

RealtyBizNews has been pretty optimistic about the housing market’s outlook for some time now, and it would appear that we’re not the only ones to feel that way, as a new survey shows that many consumers share our sentiments that things are looking up.

The Home Investment Dichotomy

We have been hammered with news stories over the past couple of years about the part of the American Dream that has to do with home ownership. Is home ownership still an aspiration, or is it just looked upon as another bad investment? Constant hype by the real estate industry, over decades, that homes are good INVESTMENTS, brought exhilaration in the real estate market as the investment factor drove it right up to the precipice, and malaise as the market tumbled down.

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