Builder Confidence Holds Steady in January

RISMEDIA, Thursday, January 17, 2013— Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes was unchanged in January, remaining at a level of 47 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index, released today. This means that following eight consecutive monthly gains, the index continues to … Continue reading

Florida’s Housing Market Continues Upswing in November 2012

Florida’s Housing Market Continues Upswing in November 2012

“Closed sales, pending sales, median prices and average prices rose in Florida’s housing market in November, while the inventory of homes and condos for sale shrunk, according to the latest housing data released by Florida REALTORS®. “The sizzle is back,” said 2012 Florida REALTORS® President Summer Greene, describing the state … Continue reading

Survey Shows People Becoming More Likely to Participate in the Housing Market

Fewer buyers are sitting on the sidelines. according to a RISMEDIA article on  Monday, December 31, 2012 “Americans are feeling less discouraged about the housing market, according to a new national survey by FindLaw.com.” “Because of low housing prices and mortgage rates, the percentage of people who say that the current economic situation … Continue reading

Prices on Track for 7.1 Percent Increase

From RISMEDIA, Thursday, December 27, 2012: “October [home] prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased on a year-over-year basis by 6.3 percent in October 2012, the biggest increase since June 2006 and the eighth consecutive increase in home prices nationally on a year-over-year basis, according to the latest data from CoreLogic.” … Continue reading