Home price growth continues surge

National home prices rose by 4.3 percent year over year in June, according to the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price NSA Index.

Frank Lloyd Wright’s historic spiral house sells for $7.25M

The iconic architect built the house in 1952 for his son and daughter-in-law, but didn’t complete some finishing touches before he died. The buyer plans to restore it according to Wright’s original designs.

Opendoor resumes iBuying in all pre-pandemic markets

In the latest sign that real estate has roared back to life amid the coronavirus pandemic, iBuying giant Opendoor announced Tuesday that it’s resuming operations in 14 markets, putting it back in action in all 21 of its pre-pandemic markets.

6 ways to diversify and expand during the pandemic

Agents from across the Southwest shared their tips on how to succeed and expand during an Inman Connect Now session on Tuesday.

Zillow will allow self-tours on all company-owned homes

The company is also adding a digital floor plan to all Zillow-owned listings.

Multifamily rents fell year-over-year for first time in a decade

Multifamily rents in the U.S. dropped by $2 in June to $1,457, following a four-month trend of declining rents, according to Yardi Matrix’s June 2020 National Multifamily Report. Since January, average multifamily rents have decreased by $12.

US property foreclosure filings hit all-time low

During the first six months of 2020, there were a total of 165,530 properties with foreclosure filings — an all-time low, down 44 percent the same time one year ago and down 54 percent from the same time two years ago.

Summer outlook: Pandemic impacts may linger, but agents expect to close deals

More than a dozen agents who spoke with Inman said that inventory shortages and masks will probably be around for some time. But they’re also seeing an active market in which offers are pouring in.

27% of homebuyers look to relocate to less dense, more affordable areas

A new Redfin report found that pageviews of listings in towns with less than 50,000 residents were up by 87 percent year over year in May.

Growth in US home value slows at greatest monthly rate since 2019

Values grew by 0.41 percent month over month in April, and in May, that metric dropped to 0.35 percent — the biggest one-month slowdown in more than a year.