Home prices rise by 13% from last year: CoreLogic

Home prices continue to soar all over the United States, seeing double-digit annual growth for the third month in a row. According to the latest CoreLogic Home Price Index report released on Tuesday, home prices increased 13 percent year over year and 2.1 percent monthly in April. This number is the highest it’s been since February … Read more

US home prices soared in Q1 thanks to housing shortage, mortgage rates

Home prices rose 12.6 percent in the first quarter of 2021, according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency House Price Index released Tuesday. The number is also up 3.5 from the last quarter and 1.4 percent from the previous month. The nationwide housing shortage and record-low mortgage rates are creating an ultra-competitive market in which many … Read more

Home prices skyrocketed in March, notching biggest gain since 2005

March home prices increased by 13.2 percent from a year ago, the largest gain since 2015. Home prices have risen for 10 consecutive months and are climbing more rapidly with each month due to inventory shortages, according to the latest S&P/Case-Shiller US National Home Price Index released Tuesday. Those gains are the highest they have been … Read more

Nearly 75% of offers written by Redfin agents entered bidding wars in April

According to the latest data from real estate brokerage Redfin, 72 percent of its agents entered into a bidding war in the April. With inventory at an all-time low, it’s getting harder and harder to secure a house without a bidding war. According to the latest data from real estate brokerage Redfin, 72 percent of … Read more

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