But some markets have yet to fully recover from the crisis The U.S. housing market has gained back all $9 trillion in value lost during the 2007 recession,nbsp;according to a recent Zillow report. Furthermore, the average U.S. home is now worth $55,200 more than it was at the bottom of the housing bust. Zillow says…

Click below to see the individual report: Condo Report Hi-Rise Report Inventory Report Investor Report Loan Ratio Mortgage Report NOD Daily Report NOS Daily Report PID Graphs SFR Activity SFR Activity: $0-399k SFR Activity: $400k-749k SFR Activity: $750k+ SFR Appreciation SFR Appreciation: $0-399k SFR Appreciation: $400k-749k SFR Appreciation: $750k+ Subdivision Turnover Townhome Reportnbsp;nbsp; The post…

There are so many home insurance companies out there that choosing the right one can be a challenge for most people. Thatrsquo;s because most of them offer almost the same services, but differ on details such as prices and the level of coverage. To help you out, here are 5 tips to choosing the rightnbsp;home…

December existing-home sales dipped 3.6 percent month-over-month, but the year was still the best since 2006 Existing-home salesnbsp;decreased 3.6 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of 5.57 million in December mdash; dipping from a downwardly revised 5.78 innbsp;November, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) reported today. This monthrsquo;s sales pace is 1.1 percent…

Homeowners arent selling, and the prospect of rising rates could encourage them to lock-in and stay put Mortgage rates arenbsp;expected to rise this year, aggravating the already-vexing problem ofnbsp;not enough existing homes on the market, according to a panel of economists speaking last week at the International Builders Show in Orlando. Among the experts there…

Smart home technology is growing rapidlymdash;itrsquo;s expected to be anbsp;$130 billion industrynbsp;by 2020. Predictably, millennials are leading the smart home charge, but all demographics are enjoying the powerful features these devices can offer. What exactly is a smart home device? These are connected devices that combine artificial intelligence (AI) and Wi-Fi connectivity to help automate…

Wersquo;ve all seen the ads on TV. Our favorite celebrities from the 70s and 80s telling us how reverse mortgages are a great way to add to retirement and eliminate monthly mortgage payments. And for some people, they can be an attractive option to consider depending upon your own personal situation. But they definitely arenrsquo;t…

2018 Housing Basics: Itrsquo;s All About Inventory Inventory will be the major factor shaping the 2018 housing market, but thatrsquo;s nothing new. For the third year in a row, the nationwide inventory shortage is likely to continue to hinder sales and increase prices. We expect small increases in inventory at the high-end of the market…

Five Las Vegas Valley communities cracked the top 50 nationally for new-home sales last year, new reports show. Leading the pack locally was Summerlin, where builders sold 1,052 homes, up 37 percent from 2016, according to separate reports this week from two firms,nbsp;RCLCOnbsp;andnbsp;John Burns Real Estatenbsp;Consulting. Summerlinrsquo;s sales tally was fourth-highest in the country among…