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Real Estate Rundown March 2023
March 01, 2023
Homebuyer burnout is a real issue in the U.S., with many buyers, sellers, and real estate agents feeling the strain of the real estate market. The Fannie Mae Home Purchasing Sentiment Index (HPSI) reflects these sentiments, with only 17% of consumers believing that it is a good time to buy. Mortgage r...
Real Estate Rundown February 2023
February 01, 2023
The National Association of Realtors predicts that mortgage rates may fall even further in the coming weeks, which will result in a busier home sales activity and a stronger housing market. Meanwhile, it has become more affordable to rent than buy in many markets due to declining rent prices and risin...
Real Estate Rundown January 2023
December 30, 2022
Happy New Year! While 2022 may be remembered as a year of housing instability, 2023 will likely become a year of return to normalcy. The NAR (National Association of Realtors) predicts 4.78 million homes to be sold in 2023, down 6.8% from 2022 (5.13 million). Mortgage rates are expected to stabilize a...
Real Estate Rundown December 2022
December 01, 2022
The housing market run down for the final month of 2022 shows some surprising changes. Mortgage rates, which have been on the rise, have finally become stagnant. While this change might not indicate a trend, it greatly improves purchasing power for potential home buyers. Additionally, newly constructe...
Real Estate Rundown November 2022
November 03, 2022
As we round the corner into the final months of 2022, home prices are expected to fall due to the recent surge in mortgage rates, however, homeowners are still relocating to more affordable areas.
Real Estate Rundown September 2022
September 01, 2022
The real estate industry news headlines point toward what experts are coining as the “Housing Recession.” Many homebuyers are struggling to become owners due to high mortgage rates, and this struggle is compounded by experts citing that homes have not been this unaffordable since the late 80s. Finally...
Real Estate Rundown August 2022
August 04, 2022
Lots of changes have been happening to the housing market over the past month. Learn more on if the housing market could be cooling, and what potential implications come with mortgage rate changes and inflation.
Real Estate Rundown July 2022
July 01, 2022
With COVID being the center of vigorous change, businesses that rely heavily on real estate trends have been forced to make rapid changes just to survive as the virus throws off the balance of the housing market. Educating ourselves is one of the best actions we can take to make informed decisions to ...
USPS Raises Price of Postage
July 27, 2021
The United States Postal Service (USPS) has announced that they will be raising prices starting August 29th including postage for postcards. What does this mean for companies with direct mail campaigns?
Real Estate Rundown June 2021
June 08, 2021
Trends still point towards high demand, limited inventory, and homebuyer competition that has contributed to home prices skyrocketing. Although this bubble will certainly pop at some point, experts are still not certain when that will happen.
Real Estate Rundown May 2021
May 12, 2021
This month, experts harp on the housing market trends and how well the recovery from the pandemic is going to go, they go over a new bill that may introduce many new homebuyers to the market, and they analyze migration trends from the pandemic.
Real Estate Rundown April 2021
April 13, 2021
The housing market is ever-evolving as the U.S. slowly unshutters its doors with the rollout of the vaccine. Some trends have stayed the same since we reported last month, but some have changed. Dive in to see the latest trends and updates from real estate experts.