Tag Archives: Builder/Developer

Another Top-10 List — Apartment Rents January 2017

Apartment rents nationwide fell for the fourth consecutive month based on a National Apartment Rent Index (not seasonally adjusted), and were down in 51 of the 100 largest U.S. cities in the latest month compared to one month earlier according to Apartment List, a national online apartment listing service. A frequently quoted statistic is the …Read more

New Homes Sales the Most in Eight Years in July 2016

New home sales ramped-up in July 2016 to the highest level seen since October 2007, hitting 654,000 new single family dwellings on a seasonally adjusted annualized rate (SAAR). That equates to a 31.3 percent gain versus July 2015, and up 12.4 percent sequentially compared to the revised June 2016 number. The median price was $294,600, …Read more

Another Top-10 List — Best States for Homeownership 2016

When it comes to homeownership, or in this case, the ease thereof, not all states are equal. Once again I invoke the TINSTAANREM clause — There Is No Such Thing As A National Real Estate Market. Each real estate market is different. Ditto their underlying economies. This also applies to overall affordability, health and availability …Read more