Existing-home sales are expected to be higher next year and prices will remain at a healthier level of growth that benefits both buyers and sellers, according to an economic forecast at a residential forum during the 2014 RealtorsⓇ Conference & Expo.
Home prices showed continued growth in a majority of metropolitan areas in the third quarter, but all four major regions saw increases at or below 5 percent from a year ago.
2014 Q3: See what commercial practitioners had to say about market performance, sales and rental transactions, challenges, and expectations.
This presentation was given by Jessica Lautz at the John L Scott convention in Bellevue, Washington, on October 30, 2014.
For most home buyers, the purchase of real estate is one of the largest financial transactions they will make.
Despite an improving job market and low interest rates, the share of first-time buyers fell to its lowest point in nearly three decades and is preventing a healthier housing market from reaching its full potential, according to an annual survey released today by the National Association of Realtors®.
This report focuses on current trends in the land markets and on the general state of land sales.
According to the September REALTORS® Confidence Index Survey, the six-month outlook for single-family homes is still “moderate” in many states.
NAR provides these local reports on international transactions to give an overview of the real estate markets on a state-by-state basis as well as information on economic activity.
Director of Housing Statistics Danielle Hale talks about the healthy level of contract activity in the market and gives a 6-12 month forecast.