New York City's tech sector continued its usual growth trajectory in May 2014. Tech employment in Manhattan increased by 5.8 percent year-over-year, again marking the largest industry growth among all major sectors.
According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR), pending home sales slowed modestly in June. This occurs on the heels of three consecutive months of gains.
Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell 8.1 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 406,000 units in June 2014.
The average fixed mortgage rate remained largely flat for the week, hovering just above their lows for 2014 and helping to support homebuyer affordability.
Miami recently found out how strong global investor demand is for developable waterfront sites when a 1.25-acre parcel on the Miami River in downtown Miami sold for a record setting $125 million to a wealthy Argentinian family in Mid-July.
According to the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending July 18, 2014, mortgage applications increased 2.4 percent from one week earlier.
Equity-positive home sales posted their highest level since the housing crisis began, reaching more than 90 percent of all home sales.
New signs that emerging types of racial inequality are making homeownership an increasingly risky investment for African-American home seekers.
Miami's residential property sales, particularly for single-family homes, continue to reflect strong demand compared to record sales activity over the last three years.
Florida's housing market reported more closed sales, higher median prices, increased new listings and a rise in inventory in June.
Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes reached an important milestone, rising four points to a reading of 53.
According to Freddie Mac's latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS), the average fixed mortgage rate moved down slightly to remain near historic lows in mid-July 2014.
A total of 613,874 U.S. properties with foreclosure filings - default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions - occurred in the first half of 2014.
According to Realtor.com's latest Home Improvement Survey, 67 percent of U.S. consumers nationwide plan a home renovation within the next six months.
Huntsman Springs is golf and club community developed by Jon Huntsman, Sr. A place of serenity and beauty in the hitherto undeveloped Teton Valley of Western Idaho.
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