Reali releases AI tool to predict the winning bid on a home

Reali, the California-based, flat-fee tech-powered brokerage, is giving its clients a leg up on other homebuyers with a new predictive tool that estimates the probability of placing a winning bid on a home.

$1 Buys the Most Space In…

Every housing market is unique—in one area, your budget can equal lots of space, and in another, it can mean no spare square footage. Nationwide, the ratio has shrunk, according to an analysis newly released by Zillow. Twenty years ago, $1 bought 2.09 square inches; in 2008, it bought 1.23 square inches. Today, $1 buys […]

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Sellers still rule — for 2 years, says Zillow

The industry may not see a buyer’s market until at least 2020, according to the majority of real estate economists surveyed by Zillow and Pulsenomics LLC.

Permitting slowdown has cost the US 6.3M new homes

From 1985-2000 there were 3.9 single-family home permits issued annually per 1,000 residents, but that number has declined significantly in the past decade. Since 2008, there have been just 1.8 single-family home permits issued every year per 1,000 res…

Permitting slowdown has cost the US 6.3M new homes

From 1985-2000 there were 3.9 single-family home permits issued annually per 1,000 residents, but that number has declined significantly in the past decade. Since 2008, there have been just 1.8 single-family home permits issued every year per 1,000 res…

Over Half of Housing Markets Hit Price Peaks

More than half of housing markets saw home sale prices peak at the end of 2016, according to the National Association of REALTORS®’ (NAR) recently released quarterly report, contributing to the best quarterly sales pace of the year. Eighty-nine percent of markets saw home prices increase in the fourth quarter, compared to 87 percent in […]

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S&P Dow Jones Indices show average price gains for NYC

The S&P Dow Jones Indices recently released the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, showing continued growth in home prices over the last 12 months. The report showed that U.S. home prices have improved 5 percent year-over-year in April …

S&P Dow Jones Indices show average price gains for Miami

The S&P Dow Jones Indices recently released the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, showing continued growth in home prices over the last 12 months. The report showed that U.S. home prices have improved 5 percent year-over-year in April …

Is there a gender gap in homeownership?

Although some of the pricier markets are cooling, many buyers struggle to save for a home purchase. The exorbitant cost of renting alone creates obstacles for prospective homeowners, not accounting for high student loan debt. However, affordability and appreciation headwinds appear to increase for women, according to RealtyTrac’s first-ever Housing Gender Gap Analysis …

CoreLogic’s 5 housing market predictions for 2016

With the countdown to the ball dropping on the end of 2015 a little more than a week away, economists are predicting that economic growth will continue in 2016 as the country enters its eighth consecutive year of expansion …