America's 2020 Rental Market in Review

BY  ON JANUARY 12, 2021

Rentable (formerly known as ABODO) says most Americans will be happy to have 2020 behind them - especially after dealing with the Coronavirus pandemic for most of the year. Their recent 2020 Rental Market Review says that nationally, rents, on average, went up however some larger metro areas saw steady declines. Click here to read more.

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Owning More Affordable Than Renting in Almost Two Thirds of Housing Markets

BY  ON JANUARY 11, 2021

Owning a home is more affordable than renting in nearly 2/3 of America's housing markets, according to ATTOM Data's 2021 Rental Affordability Report. Click here to read more.

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NMHC Says 76.6% of Apartment Households Paid Rent by January 6th

BY  ON JANUARY 11, 2021

The National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC) says that 76.6% of apartment households made a full or partial rent payment by January 6th, 2021. Click here to read more.

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Top 10 Housing Markets for 2021

BY  ON DECEMBER 31, 2020

What will be the top markets for real estate in 2021? Realtor.com says the top 10 markets for 2021 have substantial momentum from 2020 that will carry them into 2021. Click here to read more.

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S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Index Up 8.4%

BY  ON DECEMBER 30, 2020

According to the latest S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Indices, covering all nine U.S. census divisions, the rate of home price increases reported a 8.4% annual gain in October, 2020. Click here to read more.

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Top 10 U.S. Counties with Foreclosure Starts

BY  ON DECEMBER 30, 2020

According to November's U.S. Foreclosure Market Report from ATTOM Data, foreclosure filings were down 14% from one year ago, with just over 10k U.S. properties with foreclosure filings in November. Click here to read more.

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FHFA House Price Index Up 1.5%

BY  ON DECEMBER 29, 2020

According to the latest Federal Housing Finance Agency's (FHFA) House Price Index (HPI), U.S. house prices were up 1.5% in October and up 10.2% from one year ago. Click here to read more.

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Black Knight Says Nearly 2.2 Million Mortgages are Seriously Past-Due

BY  ON DECEMBER 29, 2020

According to Black Knight's "first look" report for November, 2020, mortgage delinquencies improved for the 6th consecutive month in November, falling to 6.33% from 6.44% in October. Click here to read more.

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Existing-Home Sales Down 2.5% in November

BY  ON DECEMBER 28, 2020

The National Association of Realtors is reporting that existing home sales dropped 2.5% in November to a seasonally-adjusted annual rate of 6.69 million (up 25.8% from one year ago). Total housing inventory at the end of November was 1.28 million units, down 9.9% from October and down 22% from one year ago. Click here to read more.

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New Home Sales Down in 11% November

BY  ON DECEMBER 28, 2020

The U.S. Government is reporting that sales of new single-family houses in November, 2020 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 841k which is 11% lower than October's revised rate, but is 20.8% higher than one year ago. Click here to read more.

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