Trends are changing for out-of-town shoppers, according to a new realtor.com report. Out-of-state home buyers are now looking for homes in areas that can provide warm weather, affordable home prices, and numerous job opportunities. Read the full story here.
Fall Housing Outlook Shifting Towards Buyer’s Market
Mortgage rates have declined significantly over the past three years, which should be a positive signal for housing markets. However, the opposite effect is beginning to occur.
The Three Top Challenges Facing First-time Homebuyers in 2019
This year may prove to be one of the most challenging for some first-time homebuyers. In addition to having fewer assets than current homeowners and a lack of home equity, first time homebuyers also face some unique market conditions.
Real Estate Industry Lacks Strategy for Climate Change, Study Finds
The real estate industry has been very slow in adopting new standards to deal with the growing effects of climate change, according to a new study published by the Urban Land Institute, a nonprofit research institute and Heitman, a real estate investment firm.
Bombshell Lawsuit Alleges Top Real Estate Companies Violated Sherman Antitrust Act
A recently filed class-action lawsuit accuses major U.S. real estate firms of violating anti-trust laws.
How Will Luxury Real Estate Perform In 2019?
As real estate markets across the country continue to soften, analysts are looking ahead to try to determine how the luxury market will pan out for the remainder of 2019.
10 Best States for Real Estate Investors
As housing prices increase, the potential for great returns for investors has grown. In some states, housing prices are reaching level that have not been seen since the financial crisis.
Can Machine Learning and AI Detect the Next Area To Be Impacted by Gentrification
Over the past decade, concerns about gentrification have increased as affluent and educated residents move back into cities.
Buying a Home Before 35 Gives Homeowners a Boost During Retirement
Today’s young adults are less likely to own homes as compared to Gen Xers and baby boomers at the same age.
Is the Housing Market Beginning to Soften?
A decade ago the housing market crashed. Over the past couple of years, a seller’s market meant home prices soared, bidding wars were the norm, and inventory shortages led to frustration for eager buyers.