Tag: housing market

Housing Market Turns Corner; U.S. Home Values Post First Annual Increase In Nearly Five Years

Posted by bmadmin - July 25, 2012 - Real Estate Market

Zillow’s second quarter Real Estate Market Reports, released today, show home values increased 2.1% from the first to the second quarter of 2012 to $149,300 (Figure 1). On an annual basis, home values rose 0.2% from June 2011 levels (Figure 2), marking the first annual increase in U.S. home values since 2007. In addition to showing […]

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Survey Shows Home Prices and Rent Rates Expected to Increase

Posted by bmadmin - April 11, 2012 - Real Estate Market

We report on Fannie Mae’s Quarterly National Housing Survey every ninety days. Fannie Mae also does a monthly survey covering different aspects of the housing market. Here are some record numbers we found interesting in Fannie Mae’s March report (emphasis added). Thirty-three percent of respondents expect home prices to increase over the next 12 months, the highest level over the past 12 months. The percentage of respondents […]

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Housing Market Sees Signs of Stability: Clear Capital

Posted by bmadmin - December 13, 2011 - Real Estate Market

The housing market may be stabilizing as house prices and REO saturation rates show little change on a quarterly and yearly basis, according to Clear Capital’s most recent Home Data Index. Nationally, prices rose just 0.3 percent while REO saturation rate was relatively unchanged at 24.6 percent over the most recent quarter, according to Clear Capital data ending in November. Clear […]

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