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Real Estate Market and Economic Outlook

November 11, 2011: 
Presentation at the 2011 Leadership Summit, Chicago, IL

Third Quarter Metro Area Prices Soften but State Sales Broadly Rise

November 9, 2011: 

Metro area median existing-home prices in the third quarter generally were down from a year ago, while sales rose in every state from the third quarter of 2010.

November 7, 2011

November 7, 2011: 

In this issue of the Washington Report: NAR Shows Support for HOME Program; VA Funding Fee Update.

2011 Q3 Commercial Real Estate Market Survey

November 1, 2011: 

2011 Q3: See what commercial practitioners had to say about market performance, sales and rental transactions, challenges, and expectations.

September Pending Home Sales Down, Still Higher Than a Year Ago

October 27, 2011: 

Pending home sales declined in September, although activity remains above a year ago.

Pending Home Sales Decline in August but Remain Above a Year Ago

September 29, 2011: 

Pending home sales slipped in August with a mixed regional performance but are higher than a year ago.

August Existing-Home Sales Rise Despite Headwinds, Up Strongly from a Year Ago

September 21, 2011: 

Existing-home sales increased in August, even with ongoing tight credit and appraisal problems, along with regional disruptions created by Hurricane Irene, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Monthly gains were seen in all regions.

Pending Home Sales Slip in July but Up Strongly From One Year Ago

August 29, 2011: 

Pending home sales declined in July but remain well above year-ago levels, according to the National Association of Realtors®. All regions show monthly declines except for the West, which continues to show the highest level of sales contract activity.

Second Quarter Metro Area Prices Mixed with Little Change, State Sales Down

August 10, 2011: 

Median existing-home prices declined modestly in the second quarter with 27 percent of metropolitan areas experiencing price gains from a year ago, while state home sales declined from the second quarter of 2010.

Pending Home Sales Rise in June

July 28, 2011: 

Pending home sales increased in June following a wide swing down in April and then up in May, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Activity increased in the West and South but declined in the Midwest and Northeast; all regions show strong double-digit gains from a year ago.