Permits, starts and completions all drop below 2017 levels

Permits for new construction, housing starts and housing completions were all below 2017 levels, in October, according to data released Tuesday by the U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Want a good deal on a home? Buy in December

The day after Christmas is the best day to buy a home if you’re looking for a discount, according to a new study from Attom Data Solutions. Overall December is the best month to buy a home if you’re looking for a deal, the study found.

Want a good deal on a home? Buy in December

The day after Christmas is the best day to buy a home if you’re looking for a discount, according to a new study from Attom Data Solutions. Overall December is the best month to buy a home if you’re looking for a deal, the study found.

Inman Connect New York: C.A.R.’s WomanUP!™ Video Recap

Watch all of Inman Connect New York 2018’s C.A.R. WomanUP!™ sessions in one place, and learn from such great discussions as ‘Built to Last – How to Build it, Grow it and Keep it’, ‘So, You Want to #OwnIt? Here’s What You Need to Know’ and ‘Why Are Real Estate Tech Companies Getting it right when Silicon Valley Has it Wrong?’.

Inman Connect New York: Data Connect Video Recap

Watch all of Inman Connect New York 2018’s Data Connect sessions in one place, and learn from such great discussions as ‘Why is Creating a National MLS so Difficult? And why it is a bad idea, why defending the status quo is the best strategy’, ‘How MLS…

The serious housing issues baby boomers are facing

The largest share of baby boomers is a decade away from moving past age 65 and into their very senior years. Nevertheless, time is running out to prepare for their housing, financial, social and medical needs, according to a new report from the Harvard…

Breaking down the numbers: The true cost of opening a brokerage

Luke Monroe, the CEO and broker-owner of Kendrick Realty, shared with Inman his own recent experience opening his brokerage’s third office in California.

Attom Data Solutions moves property database onto the cloud

Attom Data Solutions, which has spent years building a massive catalogue of property records, announced Monday it has uploaded its database onto the cloud.

A tech millionaire wants to build a blockchain city in the desert

If a cryptocurrency millionaire’s high-stakes gamble goes well, desert land in Northwestern Nevada could bloom into a city unlike any that has preceded it.

Home prices in US cities are down slightly from record highs

Home prices in the nation’s metropolitan markets rose to a median of $266,900 — up 4.8 percent from the third quarter of 2017 — but are slightly down over last quarter’s record high since the National Association of Realtors (NAR) started tracking the data in 1979.