Home Prices: The Difference 5 Years Makes

by Builder Trade In Program Sep, 18

CoreLogic recently released their Home Price Index Report. One of the key indicators used in the report to determine the health of the housing market was home price appreciation. CoreLogic focused on appreciation from July 2013 to July 2018 to show how prices over the last five years have fared.


Home Prices Have Appreciated 6.9% in 2018

by Builder Trade In Program Sep, 17

Between 1987 and 1999, which is often referred to as the ‘Pre-Bubble Period,’ home prices grew at an average of 3.6% according to the Home Price Expectation Survey.

Every month, the economists at CoreLogic release the results of their Home Price Insights Report, which includes the actual year-over-year change in prices across the country and their predictions for the following year.


Welcome to your Weekend!

by Builder Trade In Program Sep, 12

Jon Lovitz


NAR Reports Show It’s A Great Time to Sell!

by Builder Trade In Program Sep, 11

We all realize that the best time to sell anything is when the demand for that item is high and the supply of that item is limited. The last two major reports issued by the National Association of Realtors (NAR) revealed information that suggests that right now continues to be a great time to sell your house.


What Does the Future Hold for Home Prices?

by Builder Trade In Program Sep, 10


Home prices are at the top of everyone’s minds. Can they maintain their current pace of appreciation? Will rising mortgage rates negatively impact home values? Will the next economic slowdown cause prices to crash?


New Home Friday 09-07-2018

by Builder Trade In Program Sep, 07

Pending home sales fall for seventh straight month in July

by Builder Trade In Program Sep, 04

It may be hot in the nation's neighborhoods now, but the U.S. housing market is cooling off.

Signed contracts to buy existing homes fell 0.7 percent in July compared with June, according to the National Association of Realtors' pending home sales index. The gauge was down 2.3 percent compared with July 2017. That is the seventh straight month of annual declines. Pending home sales are an indicator of future closed sales.


New Home Friday 08-31-2018

by Builder Trade In Program Aug, 31