Home Builder Confidence Hits All-Time Record
by KCM Crew on 2020-09-23 at 10:00 AM
Last week, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) reported their Housing Market Index (HMI) hit an all-time high in the 35-year history of the series with a score of 83. The index gauges builder perceptions of current single-family home sales and sale expectations for the next six months, as well as the traffic of
The Cost of a Home Is Far More Important than the...
by KCM Crew on 2020-09-22 at 10:00 AM
Housing inventory is at an all-time low. There are 39% fewer homes for sale today than at this time last year, and buyer demand continues to set records. Zillow recently reported: “Newly pending sales are up 25.5% compared to the same week last year, the highest year-over-year increase in the weekly Zillow database.” Whenever there
Is the Economic Recovery Beating All Projections?
by KCM Crew on 2020-09-21 at 10:00 AM
Earlier this year, many economists and market analysts were predicting an apocalyptic financial downturn that would potentially rattle the U.S. economy for years to come. They immediately started to compare it to the Great Depression of a century ago. Six months later, the economy is still trying to stabilize, but it is evident that the
Judge orders Eric Trump to testify before...
on 2020-09-23 at 8:04 PM
The New York attorney general's office is probing whether the Trump Organization misstated the value of properties. They want to interview Eric Trump.
Mortgage demand from homebuyers now up 25% from a...
on 2020-09-23 at 11:01 AM
After a brief lull, mortgage demand surged ahead yet again even with the highest interest rates in several weeks.
Existing home sales jump to 14-year high, as...
on 2020-09-22 at 11:04 PM
After a record-setting July, the housing market still shows no sign of cooling off. Existing home sales rose to the highest level since December 2006.
Homeowners Feel Ready to Sell
on 2018-10-08 at 4:02 PM
77 percent of Americans think that now is a good time to sell a home, a new record high.
Trick or Treat Safety Rules for Homeowners
on 2018-10-08 at 3:56 PM
Using bright outdoor lights, LED lights instead of candles, and friction tape on steps to prevent slips will help make Halloween safer for everyone.
Consumers Care About the Environment
on 2018-10-08 at 3:49 PM
American property owners and communities are more concerned about the environment than ever before, and consumer inclinations for walkable communities and energy-efficient homes are on the rise.