Monthly Archives: January 2013

Slippery Q4 Rates for Homeowners

Here's a snapshot of homeowner activity in the fourth quarter according to the Census Bureau. People who own homes have gone up in the fourth quarter compared to third quarter. It went up from 65.4 percent to 65.5 percent nationwide. Rental vacancy and homes for sale went down in the fourth quarter. For people 65 and older, home...
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Drop in Home Sales: No Time to Panic

Home sales dropped in December according to the National Association of Realtors. Don’t panic though; Capital Economics suggest that half of all sales are made up of cash buyers and investors. Low inventory means high prices and single family inventory has reached an 11-year low. With the rising prices it has allowed home owners to rise above...
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