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A quarter of homes in US sold above list price in 2017

A quarter of homes in US sold above list price in 2017


Home sales in 2017 showed nearly one-quarter (24.1 percent) of buyers paid more than…

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Demand for luxury homes slowed in 2017

Demand for luxury homes slowed in 2017


The demand for luxury homes slowed nationally in 2017, a new report from realtor.com…

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Virtual reality revolutionizing real estate for homebuyers

Virtual reality revolutionizing real estate for homebuyers


Virtual reality is the next revolutionary topic for 2018 in the world of real…

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How buyers are financing their homes

How buyers are financing their homes


Across the country, both home prices and demand for homes grew in 2017, driven…

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Fannie Mae: Buyer confidence falls at the close of 2017

Fannie Mae: Buyer confidence falls at the close of 2017


The number of Americans who feel confident enough to buy or sell fell significantly…

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Credit scores decreasing for millennial homebuyers

Credit scores decreasing for millennial homebuyers


Credit scores among millennial homebuyers declined slightly from November 2016 to November 2017, according to…

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NAR reveals Realtor confidence in the 2018 housing market

NAR reveals Realtor confidence in the 2018 housing market


The Realtors Confidence Index from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that Realtors…

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Consumer bureau rolls back expected HMDA regulations for 2018

Consumer bureau rolls back expected HMDA regulations for 2018


Mortgage lenders who were concerned about increased regulation and compliance in 2018 with the…

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The number of renting households declined for the first time in 14 years

The number of renting households declined for the first time in 14 years


While the number of renters now outpaces homeowners — with about one-third of the…

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Home prices projected to increase 4.2 percent by November 2018

Home prices projected to increase 4.2 percent by November 2018


Home prices are up both year-over-year and month-over-month, according to CoreLogic’s Home Price Index…

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