Scotsman Guide > News > News List By Tag

 Enter your e-mail address and password below.


Forgot your password? New User? Register Now.

News stories about Housing market

Oct 24, 2018  12:05 ET
New-home sales plunge in September
Newly released government data on new-home sales provides more evidence that the housing market has hit a bump. New-home sales dropped for the fourth consecutive month in September, fall...
Oct 11, 2018  13:25 ET
Higher rates aren't likely to upend the market
The key 30-year mortgage rate broke through the 5 percent threshold earlier this month, faster than most analysts expected. Rates haven’t crossed that watershed mark for seven years, but what that m...
Oct 3, 2018  12:25 ET
Home affordability continues to decline
Mortgage rates hit seven-year highs last month, and home prices are still rising well ahead of inflation and incomes. This has stretched home affordability close to a tipping point. Hou...
Oct 2, 2018  10:00 ET
Home-price growth slows
U.S. home price prices rose by 5.5 percent annually in August, the slowest gain in nearly two years, according to CoreLogic. CoreLogic’s national index rose by just 10 basis points over ...
Sep 24, 2018  10:25 ET
Freddie: Housing market has stalled
The housing market has “essentially stalled” and overall home sales will likely end the year weaker than in 2017, according to Freddie Mac’s latest forecast. “The spring and summer home ...
Sep 21, 2018  11:00 ET
Fannie economist: Housing slowdown drags on economy
In its latest forecast, Fannie Mae predicted that the U.S. economy had peaked in the second quarter in terms of gross domestic product (GDP) growth and would slow gradually going foward, in part dri...
Sep 20, 2018  14:10 ET
CoreLogic: Home equity levels surge on price growth
U.S. homeowners gained nearly an additional $1 trillion in home equity in the year through the second quarter, CoreLogic reported. The gain was $981 billion since the second quarter of 20...
Sep 20, 2018  11:00 ET
Downpayments rise with stiff competition for homes
With homes for sale in short supply, it’s been tough out there for would-be homebuyers competing against multiple other buyers. To sweeten offers and beat the competition, homebuyers have been shell...
Aug 31, 2018  9:05 ET
Zillow: Home seller's market will last until 2020
Home sellers will remain in the driver’s seat through next year, according to housing economists surveyed by Zillow. The majority of the 100 surveyed economists predicted that the housin...
Aug 27, 2018  15:05 ET
Freddie: Housing market still faces headwinds
Existing-home sales should pick up slightly to close out the year, but the overall market has been held back despite a booming economy, Freddie Mac reported. “The housing market hit som...
Aug 21, 2018  13:25 ET
Housing market undershoots its potential in July
There is enough consumer demand to sell more than 6 million homes annually in the U.S., but tight inventories are biting into the market’s potential, according to First American Corp. In...
Aug 2, 2018  17:20 ET
Housing headwinds put a pinch on buyers
The San Francisco-based Trulia, an online resource for homebuyers, recently published a report on renting versus buying a home that suggests the sharp rise in home values and rising mortgage interes...
Jul 30, 2018  14:50 ET
U.S. homeownership climbs on millennial surge
The U.S. homeownership rate hit a four-year high in the second quarter on a surge in millennial homeownership, but the troubling low rates for black and Hispanic Americans have worsened, U.S. Censu...
Jun 19, 2018  11:05 ET
Home starts surge to 11-year high
The U.S. housing market saw a long-awaited breakout in building starts in May. Housing starts ran at an annual pace of 1.35 million units, up 20 percent year over year and the strongest ...
Jun 6, 2018  9:10 ET
Home prices move up again in April
Home prices surged ahead again in April, pushing home values into unsustainable territory in more than half of America’s top 50 cities, CoreLogic reported. Nationwide, home prices gained...

< First | < Prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | >> | Next > | Last >



Questions? Contact Chief Reporter Arnie Aurellano at (425) 984-6019 or

Subscribe icon Subscribe to our weekly e-newsletter, Top News.

Get the latest news and articles from Scotsman Guide straight to your inbox.

Send me the following e-mails:

Learn more about Scotsman Guide e-mails

Thank you for signing up to receive e-mails from Scotsman Guide.

A confirmation e-mail has been sent to the address you provided.

For questions regarding your e-mail subscriptions please contact or call (800) 297-6061.

Fins A Lender Post a Loan
Residential Find a Lender Commercial Find a Lender
Follow Us:Visit Scotsman Guide Facebook pageVisit Scotsman Guide LinkedIn pageVisit Scotsman Guide Twitter page


© 2019 Scotsman Guide Media. All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Use  |  Privacy Policy