Is the market pivoting ahead of the Fed? Dec. 02nd 2022
Today’s job report and the bond market reaction to it could be an inflection point where the market gets ahead of the Fed.
Pending home sales are down 37% from last year Nov. 30th 2022
This is the fifth consecutive month of of month-over-month declines, and pending home sales have now fallen in 11 of the last 12 months.
Home price appreciation continues to slow Nov. 29th 2022
As interest rates continued to climb in September, home buyer demand waned, further slowing the rate of home price growth.
Here’s why new home sales are up along with prices Nov. 23rd 2022
We have 61,000 new homes completed for sale, amounting to 1.2 months of the supply, and 298,000 new homes are still under construction.
New home sales continued to yo-yo in October Nov. 23rd 2022
Despite October's nationwide uptick in new home sales, homebuilder confidence continues to slide, hitting its lowest level since June 2012 in November.
Days on market grow despite low inventory for existing homes Nov. 18th 2022
Total housing inventory fell in this report, the third report in a row that shows total inventory has decreased.
Even with falling rates, the housing market is shaping up to be bad in Q4 Nov. 18th 2022
Existing home sales in October were down 28.4% year over year, the largest year over year existing home sales decrease since 2007.
Builders apply the brakes amid canceled contracts Nov. 17th 2022
We all need to hope that builders can get the multifamily units onto the market for next year to drive rent inflation lower and lower.
Housing starts continued to slide in October amid ongoing challenges Nov. 17th 2022
The October annual housing start rate was down 8.8% on a year over year basis, according to a report from the Census Bureau and HUD.
Mortgage buydowns on the rise as builders try to entice more buyers Nov. 16th 2022
Builder confidence continued its downward spiral in November, and builders are now turning to mortgage buydowns to bring in buyers.