Home prices in a given area tend to increase when the stock valuations of nearby publicly traded companies go up, according to a new Redfin study.
In 32 of the country's top metropolitan regions, at least 20 percent of all occupied single-family homes were rentals in 2012, a big rise from 2006.
To get a little more information on the goals of the new Predictive Analytics division, REALTOR® Magazine sat down with Managing Director Todd Carpenter for a brief conversation.
More than 11% of homes sold had a sales price over $500,000, and sales growth was highest among homes in above-median-priced categories.
NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun talks about the decline in existing-home sales and the rise in home prices.
After hitting the highest level in nearly four years, existing-home sales declined in September, but limited inventory conditions continued to pressure home prices in much of the country.
Today’s ever-evolving technology world is transforming the real estate industry, not only with new applications and tools, but also in generating volumes of information about how people approach and conduct real estate transactions. To help Realtors® understand and interpret these trends, the National Association of Realtors® has hired Todd Carpenter to fill a new position, Managing Director of Data Analytics.
Though any reduction in the loan limits is expected to be relatively modest, it could have far-reaching impacts at the local level and for the affected borrowers.
A new analysis puts a dollar sign on just how much home buyers will likely spend in the first two years after purchasing a house.
The government shutdown is weighing on the mortgage market, the Mortgage Bankers Association says.