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  • Investors are buying more, but spending less Oct. 22nd 2021
    Real estate investors are buying more properties, but paying less for them, according to a report from RealtyTrac released Thursday based on ATTOM Data Solutions home sales data. The post Investors are buying more, but spending less appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Existing home sales crush the housing bears — again Oct. 21st 2021
    The National Association of Realtors' existing home sales report for September came in at an excellent beat of estimates at 6.29 million. HW+ Premium Content The post Existing home sales crush the housing bears — again appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Existing-home sales rebound in September Oct. 21st 2021
    Existing-home sales rose 7% in September after falling in August. But year-over-year, inventory of unsold homes decreased 13% last month to 1.27 million. The post Existing-home sales rebound in September appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Climate migration driving more buyers to Burlington, VT Oct. 21st 2021
    An influx of buyers from California, Colorado, Florida and the tristate area are looking to buy in Burlington, Vermont. There's just one problem: there's hardly any inventory. The post Climate migration driving more buyers to Burlington, VT appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Housing starts data pushing toward pre-cycle highs Oct. 19th 2021
    Housing starts missed expectations, but the real story is that there is enough demand to keep building homes. HW+ Premium Content. The post Housing starts data pushing toward pre-cycle highs appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Mortgage applications for new homes down in September Oct. 19th 2021
    The MBA estimates that there were 66,000 sales of new homes in September, compared to 71,000 a month prior. The average loan size also rose to a record high The post Mortgage applications for new homes down in September appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Abortion, marijuana laws play a role in relocation decisions Oct. 19th 2021
    People take the politics of a place into consideration when deciding where to move, but other factors including housing affordability and access to jobs and schools take priority, Redfin study shows The post Abortion, marijuana laws play a role in relocation decisions appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Is the housing market really 20% overbuilt? Oct. 18th 2021
    If the housing market was in the grips of some mass hysteria of irrational purchasing, we would expect to see certain hallmarks in the data. HW+ Premium Content. The post Is the housing market really 20% overbuilt? appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Homebuilders growing very concerned about affordability Oct. 18th 2021
    The NAHB attributes the rise in sentiment among homebuilders to strong consumer demand for homes. But they're also concerned about rising unaffordability, too The post Homebuilders growing very concerned about affordability appeared first on HousingWire.

  • There’s no sign of the typical fall slowdown in home buying Oct. 15th 2021
    One-third of homes that went under contract had an accepted offer within one week of hitting the market, a new report from Redfin found. The post There’s no sign of the typical fall slowdown in home buying appeared first on HousingWire.