Mass. home prices arise 14%

The median cost for a single-family home in Massachusetts rose to $313,000 final month, scarcely 14 percent aloft than during Apr 2012 as increasingly fervent buyers and a singular register of houses on a marketplace total to pull adult values, information expelled Wednesday show. April noted a seventh uninterrupted month of rising home prices, according […]

New home prices hold record high

Finishing touches are being put on new homes underneath construction final month in Carlsbad, Calif.(Photo: Lenny Ignelzi AP) Sales of new homes rose in Apr to a second top spin given a summer of 2008 while a median cost for a new home strike a record high, serve signs that housing is recovering. New-home sales […]

RealtyTrac: US Home Repossessions Fell…

Fewer U.S. homes entered a foreclosure routine or were repossessed by lenders final month, a latest denote that a nation’s foreclosure woes are waning. Nationally, home repossessions fell 20 percent in Apr from a prior month and were down 32 percent from a year earlier, foreclosure register organisation RealtyTrac Inc. pronounced Thursday. Foreclosure starts, a […]

RealtyTrac: US home repossessions fell in March

By By ALEX VEIGA, AP Real Estate Writer – 3 hours ago  LOS ANGELES (AP) — The series of U.S. homes repossessed by lenders final month fell to a lowest turn in some-more than 5 years, a latest justification that a nation’s foreclosure predicament is reducing amid an improving housing market. While some states still […]

Home run: For many, value of residence is going up

WASHINGTON — Home equity is back! And it’s flourishing fast: According to a latest information from a Federal Reserve, Americans’ net 
equity land in their houses jumped by scarcely half a trillion dollars during a final 3 months of 2012, and have increasing by $1.7 trillion given a open of 2011. What does this meant […]

Pending home sales top given Apr 2010

Sign outward home for sale in south Denver.(Photo: David Zalubowski, AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — A magnitude of a series of Americans who sealed contracts to buy homes rose in Jan from Dec to a top turn in some-more than 2 ½ years. The boost suggests sales of formerly assigned homes will continue rising in a […]

US Single-Family Home Starts Rise to Four-Year High

You need to capacitate Javascript to play media on Bloomberg.com Work began in Jan on a many U.S. single-family houses in over 4 years and permits for destiny projects climbed, environment a theatre for construction to keep adding to mercantile expansion in 2013. Builders pennyless belligerent on 613,000 houses during an annualized rate final month, […]

Surge in home construction expected to continue

A workman helps build a home Dec. 6 in a Cleveland suburb of Pepper Pike.(Photo: Tony Dejak, AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — The issue of a housing bust forced many homebuilders to dramatically scale behind construction on new homes to equivocate a risk of finale adult saddled with a trove of newly built, nonetheless unsold properties. […]

Home Sales Probably Rose, Avowing Rebound: US Economy Preview

Sales of U.S. homes substantially rose in December to a top turn in 3 years as a industry headed toward a some-more secure liberation in 2013, economists said before reports this week. Combined purchases of new and existent properties climbed to a 5.49 million annual rate final month, a top level since Nov 2009, according […]

New home sales strongest in some-more than 2 years

New home sales in Nov rose to their tip spin given 2010. New-home sales rose in November, recording their strongest gait in some-more than 2 years, another pointer of alleviation in a housing market. The Census Bureau reported Thursday that sales of new homes rose to an annual rate of 377,000 in a month, adult […]