October 2, 2012

Case-Shiller index Shows Home Values Rising Nationwide, Too

Nearly five-and-one-half years after April 2007 -- the housing market's national peak -- prices are finally beginning to rebound.
October 1, 2012

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week : October 1, 2012

For the third straight week, mortgage rates improved. This week's jobs report threatens those gains, however.
September 28, 2012

Pending Home Sales Index Continues To Show Strength

According to the real estate trade association, the Pending Home Sales Index read 99.2 for August -- the fourth straight month in which the index hovered near its benchmark value of 100.
September 27, 2012

New Home Supply Remains Firmly In “Seller’s Market” Territory

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the number of new homes sold slipped 0.3 percent in August 2012 to a seasonally-adjusted, annualized 373,000 units sold.
September 26, 2012

Home Price Index Shows Values Rising 3.7% From One Year Ago

Home values have not dropped month-to-month since January of this year -- a span of 6 months.
September 25, 2012

Existing Home Sales Leap To 2-Year High

According to the National Association of REALTORS®, 4.82 million "existing homes" sold on a seasonally-adjusted, annualized basis in August, representing a near 8 percent improvement from the month prior and a nine percent jump from August 2011.