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More than half of homes selling within two weeks
More than half of homes selling within two weeks

Median prices rose 15%, pending home sales were up 29%, and new listings fell 11% from the same period a year...

Bank of America triples affordable homeownership commitment to $15 billion
Bank of America triples affordable homeownership commitment to $15 billion

“Homeownership is an incredibly powerful force, helping families to build wealth over time and strengthening our communities.”– Bank of America President of Retail D. Steve...

Despite rising rates, housing market expected to thrive
Despite rising rates, housing market expected to thrive

“Context matters and each rising-rate era is different, says First American Chief Economist Mark Fleming. “The housing market response depends on the reason why rates are...

Contract signings reach record high for the month of December, says NAR
Contract signings reach record high for the month of December, says NAR

Nationally, contract signings rose 21.4% from December 2019, with all regions reaching double-digit year-over-year increases....

Atlanta named No. 5 most glamorous city in U.S.
Atlanta named No. 5 most glamorous city in U.S.

A new report ranks the glamour capitals of America — as well as the glamour deserts....

Existing-home sales in 2020 highest since 2006, says NAR
Existing-home sales in 2020 highest since 2006, says NAR

Amid demand, housing inventory sank to historic...


December Housing Starts report offers optimism for 2021

December Housing Starts report offers optimism for 2021

New home construction accelerating, offering supply relief as 2021...

Zillow survey names Atlanta 7th hottest housing market in 2021
Zillow survey names Atlanta 7th hottest housing market in 2021

More affordable metros are replacing expensive coastal areas as top drivers of home value...

Rents rebound, according to new report
Rents rebound, according to new report

U.S. single-family rent growth exceeded pre-pandemic rates in November, according to latest CoreLogic...

Here’s what 2021 buyers want in a kitchen
Here’s what 2021 buyers want in a kitchen

The Houzz 2021 Kitchen Trends Study highlights post-pandemic...

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