NAR Joins Coalition Calling for Clarity in Rental Assistance

Housing groups urge federal agencies to provide more information on the distribution of $25 billion in rental assistance. Original Source

Contract Signings Surge to Highest Rate Ever in December

Sales likely would be even stronger if it weren’t for too few homes on the market, according to NAR’s latest…

Rising Lumber, Building Material Costs Press on New-Home Prices

While new-home sales reached historic highs in 2020, builders attribute December’s decline to the rising cost to build. Original Source

Long Island Home Is First 3D-Printed Listing on an MLS

The 1,400-square-foot home in Riverhead, N.Y., priced at $299,999, was built by a robot. Original Source

30-Year Rates Inch Back Down This Week, Average 2.73%

“As the market reacts to a new administration in Washington and COVID-19-driven economic malaise, mortgage rates continued to decrease this…

A Growing Buying Segment May Offer You a New Niche

As many as 11.3 million buyers from this group plan to enter the housing market over the next five years….

REITs Active in Solar Energy Projects That Benefit Local Communities

REITs Active in Solar Energy Projects That Benefit Local Communities Sarah Borchers… Jan. 28 2021 Teaser Kimco Realty, Duke Realty…

The Top 10 States Americans Are Leaving and Moving To

The pandemic has prompted many to relocate, with Idaho ranked as the nation’s leader for inbound moves, according to Atlas…

Housing Markets With the Highest, Lowest Inventories

At the end of December, housing inventory nationally was 23% lower than a year earlier and sitting at an all-time…

Young Adults Living at Home Are Saving for Down Payment

There’s a silver lining for people living under their parents’ roof: In the last 11 months, many saved enough to…