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  • Bipartisan Policy Center proposes legislation to address housing crisis Oct. 04th 2022
    The proposed legislation aims to take ideas proposed by Democrats and Republicans to address housing affordability. The post Bipartisan Policy Center proposes legislation to address housing crisis appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Home price growth to slow drastically next year Oct. 04th 2022
    Despite rising 13.5% year over year in August, this is the slowest annual home price growth since spring 2021. The post Home price growth to slow drastically next year appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Home prices are dropping like it’s 2009 Oct. 03rd 2022
    Home prices are now posting the biggest monthly declines since January 2009, according to the latest Mortgage Monitor report from Black Knight. The post Home prices are dropping like it’s 2009 appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Opinion: Here’s the latest data on what Realtors are witnessing in the housing market Sep. 30th 2022
    With inventory still in tight supply, what does the next couple of months look like for the housing market? NAR's Jessica Lautz helps put the current housing data into perspective. The post Opinion: Here’s the latest data on what Realtors are witnessing in the housing market appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Pending home sales down nearly 25% from August 2021 Sep. 28th 2022
    Pending home sales were down nearly 25% in August. NAR said it expects existing-home sales to fall 15.2% year over year in 2022, to 5.19 million units. The post Pending home sales down nearly 25% from August 2021 appeared first on HousingWire.

  • New home sales are up 28% — but don’t believe the hype Sep. 27th 2022
    New home sales are back to 1996 levels already. So, when we have a month where demand picks up, it can move the needle in a big way.  The post New home sales are up 28% — but don’t believe the hype appeared first on HousingWire.

  • New home sales rebound but homebuilders aren’t smiling Sep. 27th 2022
    New home sales were back up in August, rising over 25% from July. After a volatile year, economists ponder the impact on builder sentiment. The post New home sales rebound but homebuilders aren’t smiling appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Home-price growth slowed further in July Sep. 27th 2022
    Annual home-price growth continued to slow in July, with year-over-year price gains shrinking for the fourth consecutive month, according to the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller National Home Price Index, released Tuesday. Nationwide home prices posted a yearly gain of 15.8% in July, bringing the index to a reading of 307.45. In June, the index saw a [....] The post Home-price growth slowed further in July appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Opinion: Don’t blame SFR companies for lack of inventory Sep. 23rd 2022
    The age-old laws of supply and demand are driving home-price growth, not the purchase activities of large SFR companies. The post Opinion: Don’t blame SFR companies for lack of inventory appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Latest S&P Global PMI results signal lingering inflation  Sep. 23rd 2022
    The latest S&P Global U.S. purchasing managers index (PMI) numbers are out this morning, Sept. 23, and the results are mixed at best — indicating that inflation is abating some but is far from tamed. The post Latest S&P Global PMI results signal lingering inflation  appeared first on HousingWire.