Slight rate gain causes weekly mortgage applications to drop 4.1%

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just a small gain in interest rates having an outsized effect on mortgage applications….

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just a small gain in interest rates having an outsized effect on mortgage applications….

Better Than a Sex Scandal: Brooklyn Housing was #3 on the Bloomberg Terminals

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The Bloomberg News story “Brooklyn Homes Sell at Recor…

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The Bloomberg News story “Brooklyn Homes Sell at Recor…

Chartist: New York Post, Grant’s Interest Rate Observer

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If this market report slash appraisal thing doesn’t work out, I’ll go into graphic design with a focus on charts.

The New York Post asked me to whip up a chart for them. They change the fonts to make it theirs but hey, it’s fun. Oh yeah, the article was about living rent-free in NYC (but there’s a catch). Jim Grant of Grant’s…

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If this market report slash appraisal thing doesn’t work out, I’ll go into graphic design with a focus on charts.

The New York Post asked me to whip up a chart for them. They change the fonts to make it theirs but hey, it’s fun. Oh yeah, the article was about living rent-free in NYC (but there’s a catch). Jim Grant of Grant’s…

Pending home sales up 1.4%, highest pace in nearly a year

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Homebuyers stepped up their purchases in March, signing contracts to buy existing homes at the highest pace in nearly a year….

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Homebuyers stepped up their purchases in March, signing contracts to buy existing homes at the highest pace in nearly a year….

Homeownership near its lowest in history

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The homeownership rate is now just one-tenth of 1 basis point higher than its all-time low in the second quarter of 2015….

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The homeownership rate is now just one-tenth of 1 basis point higher than its all-time low in the second quarter of 2015….

NYT v. WSJ Smogdown: Status of Chinese Investment in U.S. Real Estate

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Last weekend I read two terrific articles on Chinese real estate investment in the U.S. but they seemed seemed to conflict – check out the…

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Last weekend I read two terrific articles on Chinese real estate investment in the U.S. but they seemed seemed to conflict – check out the…

Charts That Don’t Make Real Estate Trends Into A Stock Ticker

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If you’re a subscriber to the Bloomberg Terminals, as roughly 350,000 people are (paying $1,600+ per terminal per month), then you may already know there are <a href="http://www.millersamuel.com/charts-category/bloomberg-manhattan-luxury-price-ind…

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If you’re a subscriber to the Bloomberg Terminals, as roughly 350,000 people are (paying $1,600+ per terminal per month), then you may already know there are <a href="http://www.millersamuel.com/charts-category/bloomberg-manhattan-luxury-price-ind…

Split Decision: Buying Real Estate After Your Divorce

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By Stephanie Reid

One can be the loneliest number. Unless, of course, it’s the number of offers it takes to land that perfect new post-divorce bachelor/bachelorette pad. Few things are positive about the divorce experience, but coming out the other side with a fresh perspective – and a new address – can be just what the doctor ordered.

However, if you’re a newly single person navigating the real estate market, a number of factors merit consideration before you make an o…

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By Stephanie Reid

One can be the loneliest number. Unless, of course, it’s the number of offers it takes to land that perfect new post-divorce bachelor/bachelorette pad. Few things are positive about the divorce experience, but coming out the other side with a fresh perspective – and a new address – can be just what the doctor ordered.

However, if you’re a newly single person navigating the real estate market, a number of factors merit consideration before you make an o…

6 Critical Questions to Ask When Buying New Construction

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If you’re in the market for a brand-new home, you’ve got a ton of options. Sales of new homes surged to an eight-year high in 2015, according to data from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau, and…

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If you’re in the market for a brand-new home, you’ve got a ton of options. Sales of new homes surged to an eight-year high in 2015, according to data from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau, and…

Millennials want to buy houses but can't get mortgages

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It is the No. 1 barrier to entry for young, would-be homebuyers: credit….

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It is the No. 1 barrier to entry for young, would-be homebuyers: credit….