Live News

  • What could the spring 2021 housing market have in store? Oct. 29th 2020
    This year brought unprecedented changes to housing. So what does the 2021 spring home-buying market have in store? Will this year's homebuyer market continue? The post What could the spring 2021 housing market have in store? appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Zillow: Pandemic uncertainty is keeping 34% of home sellers out of the market Oct. 28th 2020
    Hesitant home sellers due to COVID concerns could be a reason there is such low housing inventory, according to a report from Zillow. The post Zillow: Pandemic uncertainty is keeping 34% of home sellers out of the market appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Luxury housing market inspires ‘total frenzy’ in vacation boom towns Oct. 23rd 2020
    While real estate agents repping luxury homes aren’t seeing as many bidding wars as this summer, their respective housing markets are still crazy right now. The post Luxury housing market inspires ‘total frenzy’ in vacation boom towns appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Existing home sales surge 9.4% in September Oct. 22nd 2020
    Sales of existing homes took off in September to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 6.54 million, up 20.9% from a year ago, NAR said. The post Existing home sales surge 9.4% in September appeared first on HousingWire.

  • The housing market faced uncertainty in March, but now ‘it’s a circus’ Oct. 21st 2020
    The housing market faced a lot of uncertainty when COVID-19 caused the real estate industry to pause under shut-downs, but low interest rates and the desire for more space have turned this year into a boom time for real estate agents. The post The housing market faced uncertainty in March, but now ‘it’s a circus’ appeared first on HousingWire.

  • September single-family housing starts reached highest level since 2007 Oct. 20th 2020
    Single-family housing starts soared in September, a new report from the U.S. Census Bureau shows, despite an overall rate that was dragged down by a decline in multifamily starts. The post September single-family housing starts reached highest level since 2007 appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Knock Home Swap solution enters the Florida market Oct. 20th 2020
    Knock Home Swap has expanded into Orlando, Florida and Tampa, Florida, its inaugural markets in the Sunshine State. The post Knock Home Swap solution enters the Florida market appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Builder confidence breaks previous 35-year record high Oct. 19th 2020
    The Housing Market Index recorded by NAHB and Wells Fargo rose to 85 in October – the highest score the series has ever recorded and the second month in its history the score broke 80. The post Builder confidence breaks previous 35-year record high appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Homes in high-risk wildfire areas are more affordable Oct. 16th 2020
    Wildfires continue to rip through the west coast, but that hasn't stopped homebuyers from purchasing in high-risk areas, a new Redfin report explains. The post Homes in high-risk wildfire areas are more affordable appeared first on HousingWire.

  • StreetEasy launches New York City home valuation tool Oct. 15th 2020
    StreetEasy, a real estate platform for buying, selling, and renting homes across New York City and New Jersey, has launched StreetEasy Valuation. The post StreetEasy launches New York City home valuation tool appeared first on HousingWire.