Real Estate Market Trends

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By Dorie Dillard, Realtor-Canyon Creek- NW, Austin TX Homes For Sale
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors)
Comments 27
Are Austin Homes Overpriced?   According to Trulia in October 2014 “Austin Homes are overpriced and we have entered a home price bubble.” Really, interesting concept, I wonder who took the time to do the research and ask the right questions to determine if our market is in a bubble.       October...
By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive Realty/Charlotte, NC)
Comments 28
Housing Trends Newsletter From Carolinas Realty Partners January 2015 Newsletter   Welcome to the January 2015 edition of the Carolinas Realty Partners' Housing Trends eNewsletter. The current edition of the Housing Trends eNewsletter provides updates on real estate trends in 150 metropolitan hou...
By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive Realty/Charlotte, NC)
Comments 1
The January 2015 National Housing Report from RE/MAX International, based on December 2014 housing data in 53 US markets, has just been released with 43 of these markets reporting higher sale prices (as compared with 48 markets reporting higher sale prices just one month ago). By the same token, ...
By Kathleen Daniels, San Jose Homes for Sale - Probate Specialist
(KD Realty - 408.972.1822)
Comments 8
Saratoga CA Condos for Sale | November 2014 Market Report   Saratoga is ranked by Forbes as one of the most educated small towns with top rated Saratoga schools. In addition to being a great place to live, you will find plenty of restaurants and shopping in and near Saratoga.     Saratoga Condo m...
By Christopher Lotte, Call (614) 835-7151 For Your Real Estate Needs
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Professional Realty - www.TheBuckeyeRealtyTeam.com)
Comments 1
  Today's Market Trends for Whitehall * Median Listing Price: $133,040 -0.12% Median Listing Price/Sq Ft: $69.0000 -0.08% Total Listings: 78 -0.13% Total Listings Previous Months: December November   90 79   0.14% -0.09% * All data pertains to single-family homes   Whitehall Ohio Real Estate Mark...
By Curtis Van Carter, Napa Valley's Broker Extraordinaire in Yountville
(Coldwell Banker Brokers of the Valley, Yountville Napa Valley)
Comments 5
Calistoga Weekly Real Estate Update Median prices, average days on market current for sale              16,   med price $1,497,500, avg days on market 334 current sale pendings    8,  med price $709,950, avg days on market 221 sold in last 6 months    35,  med price $609,000, avg days on market ...
By Sharon & Bruce Walter, West Lafayette homes for sale
(Keller Williams Realty Lafayette, IN)
Comments 1
    West Lafayette Arbor Chase 3 bedroom homes for sale near Purdue Research Park, Burnett's Creek Elementary that sold and closed in 2014.     Market Report:  Arbor Chase 3 bedroom homes sold in 2014     West Lafayette Arbor Chase 3 bedroom homes that sold and closed in 2014   Number of sales:  ...
By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(the BlueWater Realty team specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 3
Palm City FL 34990 Condo Market Report December 2014 Palm City Real Estate Snapshot for ZIP Code 34990, Condo Sales for December 2014   For December 2014 in the 34990 Zip Code area of Palm City, Florida : There are currently 61 active condo listings. (Unchanged from November) 6 Condo sales are p...
By Michael Jacobs, PasadenaCA Real Estate Representation 818.516.4393
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 6
Pasadena CA Washington Square Landmark District 2014 Real Estate Recap   This is a recap of real estate activity for 2014 and homes for sale in the Washington Square Landmark District.  Established in 2003 as the second such district in Pasadena, it is comprised of approximately 250 homes.   They...
By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(the BlueWater Realty team specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 5
Palm City FL 34990 Residential Market Report December 2014   Palm City Real Estate Snapshot for ZIP Code 34990, Residential Sales for December 2014   For November 2013 in the 34990 Zip Code area of Palm City Florida :   There are currently 431 active listings (Decreased by 2 homes from November) ...
By Donald Urschalitz, P.A. Realtor ABR RSPS North Palm Beach County
(One World Realty Inc.)
Comments 1
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By Cathy Perry
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 0
The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing (of which I am a member) defines the luxury real estate market as the top ten percent of residential home sales over the last year in a given area, which in St. Louis starts at about $500,000. How did these homes fare in the 2014 real estate market? In a nu...
By Conrad Allen, Webster, Ma, Realtor
(Re/Max Professional Associates)
Comments 81
Fannie Mae's Collateral Underwriter previous 21 messages now become hard stops.  What's a hard stop?  The under writing process stops until the appraisal stop is addressed.  This will take time.  There is going to be a learning curve.  This is going to become a vexing issue. They are going to add...
By Cathy Starkweather
(La Rosa Realty, LLC. )
Comments 11
While the stated purchase price of a home in Central Florida is the starting point in an offer to purchase, other details of the offer determine the true costs to the buyer and the true proceeds to the seller. These details, along with the price, become points of negotiation.The most obvious, com...
By Tom Arstingstall, General Contractor, Dry Rot, Water Damage Sacramento, El Dorado County - (916) 765-5366, General Contractor, Dry Rot and Water Damage
(Dry Rot and Water Damage www.tromlerconstruction.com Mobile - 916-765-5366)
Comments 69
  Lack of Insurance Trend   When hiring a local company to do work on your home, be sure to verify that the company has proper insurance coverage to handle any problems that may occur during the repairs and improvements done by the contractors. Many will assume that if the contractor is licensed ...
By Paul Antonelli, Broker Owner ; Antonelli Realty
(ANTONELLI Realty)
Comments 1
If you enjoyed reading the post please give it a LIKE, every little bit helps. Thank You. From RealtyTrac's U.S. Home Equity & Underwater Report for the fourth quarter of 2014 found fewer seriously underwater home (a combined loan amount at least 25 percent higher than estimated market value) in ...
By Kent Temple, Specializing in Lake Norman Real Estate
(THE TEMPLE TEAM)
Comments 0
Homeowners who lost their homes during the housing meltdown are starting to get their credit on track, and they're ready to get back into the market. Consumers — Generation Xers and baby boomers, for the most part — who ran into trouble early in the housing crisis are moving past the seven-year w...
By Conrad Allen, Webster, Ma, Realtor
(Re/Max Professional Associates)
Comments 14
The Massachusetts Association of Realtors (MAR) announced that pending home sales were up for the 22nd straight month.  There are so many towns in Massachusetts that inventory levels are at historic lows.  I am surprised to see pending sales continuing to be up over last year levels. Single famil...
By Michael Jacobs, PasadenaCA Real Estate Representation 818.516.4393
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 17
Pasadena CA Bungalow Heaven Landmark District Homes 2014 Market Update   This is a recap of homes for sale along with a 2014 real estate market update for the Bungalow Heaven neighborhood in Pasadena.  Established in 1989 as the city’s first historic landmark district, the boundaries are roughly ...
By Kevin B. Tolbert PA Team Keller Williams Realty of Port St Lucie, Luxury Home and New Home Construction Specialist
(Keller Williams Realty of Port Saint Lucie)
Comments 4
I have only been saying this for the last 6 months, and now that the best economists now agree with me, maybe our sellers will start calling and get ready to move out of their existing homes and into a brand new home.  With new construction sales at record growth, and prices rising 11.6% last mo...