Real Estate News

30 10, 2019

Residential sales falling again in the US, prices continue to rise

2019-10-30T16:16:21-04:00All objects, American Real Estate, Real Estate News|

Existing home sales in the United States fell back in September following two consecutive months of increases, down 2.2% month on month, the latest industry figures show. But completed transactions that include single-family homes, town homes, condominiums and co-ops, were up 3.9% from a year ago, according to the figures published by the National Association [...]

17 10, 2019

Key cities around the world seeing prime property market slowing

2019-10-17T14:11:22-04:00All objects, Real Estate News|

Mounting economic headwinds are contributing to slower prime property price growth in key cities around the world and leading policymakers in developed and emerging markets alike to cut interest rates. The latest prime global index from Knight Frank shows that residential prices across 46 cities increased by 1.4% in the year to June 2019, up [...]

9 10, 2019

Rate of new home starts in the US below historic levels

2019-10-09T16:29:43-04:00All objects, American Real Estate, Real Estate News|

While home values have recovered in the United States since the recession and, in many cases, surpassed their pre-recession peaks, single family home construction activity has continued to languish. The rate of new housing starts will likely remain below historic averages until 2022 or later, according to a panel of economists and real estate experts [...]

26 09, 2019

Improving a home’s exterior can boost saleability, research says

2019-09-26T14:46:43-04:00All objects, European Real Estate, Real Estate News|

Spending just a few hundred pounds can improve a home’s kerb appeal and positively influence a buyer’s first impression, according to new research. Two thirds of home buyers are influenced by how a home looks from the outside and want to see well maintained windows and a roof in good condition, a survey from the [...]

18 09, 2019

Pending home sales fall again in the United States

2019-09-18T14:12:21-04:00All objects, American Real Estate, Real Estate News|

Pending home sales fell in July in the United States, reversing two consecutive months of gains, according to the latest index from real estate agents. All of the four major regions covered by the index from the National Association of Realtors reported a drop in contract activity, although the greatest decline was in the West. [...]

5 08, 2019

Amazon enters the real estate business with Realogy partnership

2019-08-06T11:18:28-04:00All objects, Real Estate News|

By partnering with Realogy, Amazon hopes to jump-start its smart home and home services businesses Amazon is finally getting into real estate. The e-commerce giant announced on Tuesday a new partnership with Realogy, the nation’s largest real estate broker, called TurnKey that will provide the brokerage with exclusive leads on potential homebuyers while also boosting [...]