New Year Predictions: What’s on Tap for Real Estate in 2017?

The new year is upon us and with it comes new factors which can and will affect real estate throughout the year. Here, New York Power Broker Louise Phillips Forbes of Halstead Property makes her predictions for what real estate will look like on a national scale in 2017, and how you can make the […]

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Peering into the Future of Housing: Predictions for 2017

WalletHub recently announced its 10 financial predictions for 2017, forecasting several economic to-bes in the coming year. Many have implications for housing, including: Two Rate Hikes WalletHub is seeing double in 2017, pegging the Federal Reserve to raise the key rate twice—a quarter point each—to bring the target rate to 1.00-1.25 percent. Interest rates, including […]

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Lennox Scott: 2017 ‘Incredible’ for Real Estate

In the following commentary, Lennox Scott, chairman and CEO of John L. Scott Real Estate, offers his 2017 housing forecast for the Puget Sound market. What an exciting time in real estate! 2016 was one of the best years ever, and I predict 2017 is going to be just as incredible. Strong job growth, amazing […]

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