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  • RealTrends 1000: 50% increase in transaction sides in ’20 Jun. 11th 2021
    No surprise, big growth is the theme of 2020, with RealTrends + Tom Ferry The Thousand and America's Best Real Estate Professionals showing huge boosts in transactions sides and volume, yet productivity has not increased year to year (2019-2020). The post RealTrends 1000: 50% increase in transaction sides in ’20 appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Why we can’t build our way out of this hot housing market Jun. 07th 2021
    Even though we will have steady demand going forward for the next several years, the housing market will not see the construction boom so many have hoped for. HW+ Premium Content The post Why we can’t build our way out of this hot housing market appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Homebuyers are growing weary of the housing market Jun. 07th 2021
    Homebuyers are feeling pretty discouraged these days. Just 35% of consumers believe now is a good time to buy a house, according to Fannie Mae's latest survey. The post Homebuyers are growing weary of the housing market appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Regardless of price, Austin homes still flying off the market Jun. 04th 2021
    This year, 1,440 Austin homes have already sold for between $100,000 and $299,999 above asking price, per a recent Redfin study. The post Regardless of price, Austin homes still flying off the market appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Should you buy a home in a super-hot housing market? Jun. 01st 2021
    One question I get a lot is whether this is a good time to buy. Should you wait until the market cools down or pull the trigger before housing prices increase even more? This is both the easiest and hardest question to answer. HW+ Premium Content The post Should you buy a home in a super-hot housing market? appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Low inventory stifles April’s pending home sales May. 27th 2021
    Like new and existing sales, pending home sales felt the strain of exhausted home inventory in April ― dropping 4.4% from the previous month, according to NAR. The post Low inventory stifles April’s pending home sales appeared first on HousingWire.

  • New home sales trigger concern over lumber prices May. 25th 2021
    With this new home sales report, the three-month average is up to 4.23 months. I know it might not seem like much of a move, but, trust me you want to keep an eye out on this data line. HW+ Premium Content The post New home sales trigger concern over lumber prices appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Building material prices take their toll on new home sales May. 25th 2021
    While homebuilders grapple with supply constraints, demand has yet to be met. April's new home sales are nearly double that of April 2020's estimate of 582,000. The post Building material prices take their toll on new home sales appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Existing home sales data: A bad sign for housing market? May. 21st 2021
    HousingWire Lead Analyst Logan Mohtashami's biggest fear for the U.S. housing market for 2020 to 2024 is that home prices could escalate to an unhealthy level. HW+ Premium Content The post Existing home sales data: A bad sign for housing market? appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Is housing market demand starting to weaken? May. 21st 2021
    A recent Redfin study suggests that housing market demand may be peaking, with purchase applications and pending sales finally decreasing. The post Is housing market demand starting to weaken? appeared first on HousingWire.