buyer demand

Fla. Housing Market: Median Prices Continue to Rise in June 2018

ORLANDO, Fla./ July 23, 2018 (STL.News) — Florida’s housing market reported rising median prices, fewer days to contract and a continuing tight supply of inventory in June, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors®. “Florida is still experiencing a shortfall in for-sale homes in many local housing markets and that continues to … Continue reading Fla. Housing Market: Median Prices Continue to Rise in June 2018

Buyer Demand Remains Strong as ShowingTime Showing Index® Reaches Historic High

CHICAGO/ April 20, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Showing activity across the U.S. increased 5.7 percent in March to reach its highest point in the four years the ShowingTime Showing Index® has documented buyer demand, highlighting how the lack of housing inventory continues to impact the residential real estate industry. The South and Midwest regions outpaced the … Continue reading Buyer Demand Remains Strong as ShowingTime Showing Index® Reaches Historic High

March Home Prices Up 8.9%, the Biggest Increase in Four Years

 SEATTLE/ April 19, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — (NASDAQ: RDFN) — The median home sale price increased 8.9 percent in March from a year ago, the highest price growth in four years, according to Redfin (www.redfin.com), the next generation real estate brokerage. The median home sale price in March was $297,000 in the 174 markets that Redfin … Continue reading March Home Prices Up 8.9%, the Biggest Increase in Four Years

US new-home sales dipped in February, but demand is solid

WASHINGTON/March 23, 2018 (AP)(STLRealEstate.News) — Sales of new U.S. homes slipped 0.6 percent in February, a third straight monthly decline. But year to date, sales are up 2.2 percent compared with 2017 in a sign that buyer demand remains solid. The Commerce Department said Friday that last month’s sales came in at a seasonally adjusted … Continue reading US new-home sales dipped in February, but demand is solid

Buyer Demand Continues to Climb With February’s 3.7% Year-Over-Year Increase

CHICAGO/ March 21, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Home showings on the national level posted a 3.7 percent year-over-year increase in February, according to the ShowingTime Showing Index®, as high consumer demand continued throughout the winter and ahead of the spring season, real estate’s most important time of year for booking sales. Buyer engagement via showings in the … Continue reading Buyer Demand Continues to Climb With February’s 3.7% Year-Over-Year Increase

Redfin: Home Prices Post Strongest Gain in Nearly Four Years as a Double-Digit Inventory Decline Constrained Sales

SEATTLE/ March 15, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — (NASDAQ:  RDFN) — Home prices increased 8.8 percent year over year in February, according to Redfin (www.redfin.com), the next-generation real estate brokerage. The median sale price was $285,700 across the markets Redfin serves. This was the strongest February for price appreciation since March 2014. February also marks six years, or … Continue reading Redfin: Home Prices Post Strongest Gain in Nearly Four Years as a Double-Digit Inventory Decline Constrained Sales

Redfin Housing Demand Index Remained Nearly Flat In December As Supply Continued To Fall

SEATTLE/ Jan. 30, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — (NASDAQ:  RDFN) — The Redfin Housing Demand Index remained nearly flat into the end of 2017, falling 0.6 percent from 128.3 in November to 127.6 in December, according to Redfin (www.redfin.com), the next-generation real estate brokerage. The seasonally adjusted number of buyers requesting home tours fell by 3.4 percent, while … Continue reading Redfin Housing Demand Index Remained Nearly Flat In December As Supply Continued To Fall

Counter to Seasonal Trends, Demand for Real Estate Exhibits Strong Growth in November

CHICAGO/ Dec. 20, 2017 (STLRealEstate.News) — Home showings on the national level posted an 8 percent year-over-year increase in November, continuing a nine-month upward trend since the ShowingTime Showing Index was launched to measure buyer demand. The Midwest Region had the highest year-over-year increase in showings at 9 percent, while the Northeast posted an 8.6 percent … Continue reading Counter to Seasonal Trends, Demand for Real Estate Exhibits Strong Growth in November

HOME Survey: Economic and Financial Outlook, Attitudes about Home Buying and Selling on the Rise

WASHINGTON/ Sept. 25, 2017 (StlRealEstate.News) — Existing-homes sales have retreated in four of the past five months, but new survey findings from the National Association of Realtors® indicate it is not because of a lack of confidence from consumers about buying and selling a home, or based on their views about the direction of the economy … Continue reading HOME Survey: Economic and Financial Outlook, Attitudes about Home Buying and Selling on the Rise

August National Showing Index Shows 7.1% Year-Over-Year Increase

CHICAGO, IL/ September 22, 2017 (StlRealEstate.News) — Showings on the national level increased 7.1 percent in August from the same period last year, according to the August 2017 ShowingTime Showing IndexTM. The Northeast Region had the highest year-over-year increase in showings at 10.3 percent, while the West Region posted a slight month-over-month increase, unusual for … Continue reading August National Showing Index Shows 7.1% Year-Over-Year Increase