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PHOTOS: As Charlotte Regional Realtor Association preps for upcoming HQ move, its new president shares local market insight – In 2018, area home sales dipped 2.7% on an annual basis as sales prices rose – the median grew 5.8% to $238,000 while the average increased 6.4% to $286,796 – and inventory fell 5.9% last December..

New Home Sales Unexpectedly Plunge 9.2%, Median Price Down 5.7% – Today’s new homes sales report was a disaster. Sales fell 9.2% overall, sales in the west plunged 32%, the median price fell 5.7%, and supply rose to 5.8% from 5.1%. median price fell to a.

Investment Analysis of American Real Estate Market – For existing homes, the median price was up by a modest 2.9% to US$253,600 in December 2018 from a year earlier, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR). December’s price increase marks the 82nd consecutive month of year-over-year gains.

JPMorgan Sees Home Prices Up 14% as BofA Touts Party – Home prices rose 6.8 percent. Blackstone Group LP, which has purchased 20,000 single-family homes to rent. The number of homes for sale fell 5 percent to 1.74 million in January from the.

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House prices in Australia's capital cities are threatening. – House prices in Australia’s capital cities are threatening ‘negative growth’ in 2018. Home Value Index for December, dwelling prices fell by 0.3% last month on an average weighted basis.

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FHA serious delinquency rate inches up while originations decline Widespread principal reductions could save taxpayers .8 billion The cut would shift approximately .8 billion in costs each year from. The budget projects that a further surplus reduction could leave the pell grant program with a shortfall as early as 2022.PDF HOUSING FINANCE AT A GLANCE – Urban Institute – The share of portfolio originations was 21 percent, down sharply from 31 percent in 2016. The GSE share went up to 53 percent, from 46 percent for 2016. The FHA/VA share was slightly up: 25 percent in Q1 2017 versus 23 percent in 2016. Origination of private- label securities was well under 1 percent in both periods.

States’ foreclosure pace affects home prices – Many states with faster foreclosure processes are seeing sharper increases in home prices than states where. approval isn’t necessary. Last year, home values tracked by Zillow, a web-based real.

House approves higher FHA conforming loan limits The report focuses on the FHA, claiming. "The scheduled reduction in conforming mortgage loan limits at the start of October is unlikely to trigger a further precipitous fall in house prices as.

House prices continue to rise in 2017 as Sydney records 1% January increase – The CoreLogic home. price rises in Melbourne (11.8%) and Sydney (16%). Since June 2012, the cumulative increase in house prices has been 70.5%, according to the report. Prices in Hobart rose 1.4%.

Retail Industry Stock Outlook – February 2018 – The economic backdrop remains positive with the stock markets surging for most of the past year, wages improving gradually, the unemployment rate at a 17-year low, home prices rising. a setback in.

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MBA: Mortgage Applications Drop 5.8% | Builder Magazine. – Mortgage applications fell 5.8% on a seasonally-adjusted basis from one week earlier for the week ending December 14th, 2018, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA.

Florida governor signs bill to speed up state’s foreclosure process Foreclosure is a legal process in which a lender attempts to recover the balance of a loan from.. This process is generally much faster and cheaper than foreclosure by. there are two types of foreclosure in most states described by common law. the money loaned to him was created upon signing of the loan contract.