Tag Archives: Housing Trends

Las Vegas On The Forefront In Home Price Gains

The spring-buying season has turned into a boon for the country with home prices benefiting immensely. If we look at the records from past months, the forecasts are turning true for most of the states. The forecasted growth percentage of … Continue reading

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Significant Rise In Fixed-Rates On Mortgages Since 1987

The long-term fixed rates on mortgages spiked in the last week of June along with bond yields. If we look at the facts, it’s been 30 years since the last largest weekly increase in the fixed-rate mortgage since 17th April … Continue reading

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Significant Rise In Sales Of Single-Family Homes

With reference to the latest reports from HUD and the U.S. Census Bureau, it has been noted that a rise of 2.3% in sales of single-family homes has occurred. The sales numbers are higher than the previous month and show … Continue reading

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Mortgage Rates Soar with latest Unemployment Numbers

The April unemployment numbers released by Department of Labor played a one night magic spell on the mortgage rates. This made the rates skyrocket within two days before the Memorial Day weekend. It may have caused tension for loan borrowers, … Continue reading

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Home Affordability Still A Reality!

Last year, the American housing market saw historically low mortgage rates and it was seen that homeowners paid approximately 37% less per month in the fourth quarter of 2012, even though homes cost about 14.5% more. Zillow conducted a study … Continue reading

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