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Economy Watch: Top Rental Markets Still Seeing Price Increases | Multi-Housing News

Economy Watch: Top Rental Markets Still Seeing Price Increases | Multi-Housing News

Despite talks of a pricing slowdown, the most expensive rental markets in the U.S. saw price increases in April, according to Zumper’s latest report. San Francisco and New York City remain the top two rental markets in the country. Changes in apartment asking rents in the top 100 U.S. rental markets were a mixed bag […]

HouseCanary Offers RE/MAX Agents Pricing Insights | theMReport.com

HouseCanary Offers RE/MAX Agents Pricing Insights | theMReport.com

“Other home valuation methods are based largely on historical comparable sales,” Sicklick said. “HouseCanary measures price movements on every residential block in the country, allowing for precise valuations today and three years into the future. Our algorithms combine 40 years of history, 1 billion residential transactions, and hundreds of proprietary calculations influencing home values, such […]

Housing Still Affordable, Despite Pricing Upticks | DSNews

Housing Still Affordable, Despite Pricing Upticks | DSNews

Though credit availability is no worse than mid-2016, it’s no better either. According to the April 2017 Chartbook released by the Urban Institute’s Housing Finance Policy Center on Monday, the credit availability index remained unchanged between Q3 and Q4 2016. Thankfully, housing is still pretty affordable, at least according to historic standards, the report stated. […]

Pricer’s Points: This Map Ranks The Affordability Of Houses In Major U.S. Cities (Relative To Income) | Anastasia Ivanov

Pricer’s Points: This Map Ranks The Affordability Of Houses In Major U.S. Cities (Relative To Income) | Anastasia Ivanov

Using median income data from the U.S. census and median home prices from Zillow, this map shows how many years of median income it costs to purchase a median house in each of these cities. Based on this calculation, Detroit is the most affordable city because the median home price is only 1.5 times the […]

China’s home prices continue to stabilize | Xinhua

China’s home prices continue to stabilize | Xinhua

BEIJING, April 18 (Xinhua) — China’s property market in major cities continued to stabilize after authorities implemented a string of measures to contain price hikes, according to an official survey released Tuesday. Of 70 large and medium-sized cities surveyed, 24 cities witnessed a slower price rise year on year in March, up from 20 in […]

REALTORS: Your one-dollar pricing mistake just cost your sellers thousands | Real Estate, Updates, News & Tips!

REALTORS: Your one-dollar pricing mistake just cost your sellers thousands | Real Estate, Updates, News & Tips!

Most agents continue to use the same pricing approaches that the industry did 50 years ago Key Takeaways People searching for homes priced at $500,000 to $550,000 will never see your $499,999 listing. The rules of pricing properties are changing, yet most agents continue to use the same pricing approaches that the industry did 50 […]

Top 4 Most Common Pricing Mistakes | Phyllis Frankel Realty Group, Inc.

Top 4 Most Common Pricing Mistakes | Phyllis Frankel Realty Group, Inc.

Top 4 Most Common Pricing Mistakes When I took my first real estate class over 2 decades ago the teacher had said, “Over 80% of your marketing is pricing the home right.” Well marketing and technology has changed alot since that day. However, that has made the statement even more true! Buyers can quickly look […]

Pricer’s Points: Buying A Big House Comes With Big Hidden Costs | Anastasia Ivanov

Pricer’s Points: Buying A Big House Comes With Big Hidden Costs | Anastasia Ivanov

You have to consider all the angles before buying a home. While owning big beautiful home might be your dream, the cost of owning one over 30 years can quickly turn it into a nightmare. It’s important not to let short-term decisions impact long-term financial goals like retiring early or saving for your child’s education. […]

No end to home loan discounts as property prices keep rising: Deloitte | afr.com

No end to home loan discounts as property prices keep rising: Deloitte | afr.com

Banks will continue to offer owner occupiers steep discounts on standard variable rates to protect their market share as investor lending is tightened, and property prices around the country will continue to climb, leaders of the mortgage industry say. Deloitte’s annual Australian mortgage report released on Thursday said in 2016 major banks had been offering […]

Best schools add £18,600 to average house price | BBC News

Best schools add £18,600 to average house price | BBC News

Being near a good primary school adds £18,600 to the average house price in England, government research has found. A study by the Department for Education (DfE) has found prices are 8% higher near the best-performing primary schools and 6.8% higher near the best secondary schools. It said “selection by house price” was restricting access […]