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Will REITs Prosper in Their Own Sector?

real estateFrom Zacks Research: As Standard & Poors gets set to jettison REITs from financials into their own sector, it pays to examine current valuations and weigh the risks.
NYSE:IYR September 3, 2016 8:42am

April New Home Sales Drop 6.0% Month-over-Month, Worse Than Forecast

real estateJill Mislinski:  This morning's release of the May New Home Sales from the Census Bureau came in at 551K, down 6.0% month-over-month from a revised 586K in April. Seasonally adjusted estimates for February and March were revised. The forecast was for 560K.
NYSE:IYR June 23, 2016 12:33pm

FHFA House Price Index Up 0.2% In April

real estateJill Mislinski:  The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) has released the U.S. House Price Index (HPI) for the most recent month. Here is the opening of the report:
NYSE:DIA June 22, 2016 1:28pm

This $250 Million Condo Is a Sign Manhattan’s Real Estate Bubble Is Ready To Pop

real estateHarry Dent:   I’ve been doing a lot of traveling lately. Our lease ran up at our home in Tampa many weeks ago, and my wife and I have been staying at several of our favorite spots up and down the east coast.
NYSE:IYR June 14, 2016 4:51pm

The Dumb Money’s At It Again: Always The Last Sad Sack To The Party

real estateHarry Dent:   New home sales just went up a staggering 16.6% in April.
NYSE:DIA June 1, 2016 1:06pm

Existing-Home Sales In April Signal Slowly Building Momentum

real estateJill Mislinski:  This morning's release of the April Existing-Home Sales increased from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.45 million units from an upwardly revised 5.36 million in March. The consensus was for 5.40 million.
NYSE:DIA May 20, 2016 11:38am

March New Home Sales Fell 1.5% Month-over-Month

real estateDoug Short:  This morning's release of the March New Home Sales from the Census Bureau came in at 511K, down 1.5% month-over-month. Revisions were made to the previous three months reflecting a net gain of 23K. The forecast was for 520K.
NYSE:DIA April 25, 2016 3:36pm

February Pending Home Sales: 7 Month High

real estateJill Mislinski:  This morning the National Association of Realtors released the February data for their Pending Home Sales Index. "Pending home sales rose solidly in February to their highest level in seven months and remain higher than a year ago, according to the National Association of Realtors®. 
NYSE:DIA March 28, 2016 4:04pm

U.S. Existing Home Sales Fall By The Most In Six Years

real estateWe just got more evidence that a major economic slowdown is underway here in the United States.  Existing home sales were down a whopping 7.1 percent during the month of February, and this represented the biggest decline that we have seen in six years. 
NYSE:IYR March 22, 2016 3:31pm

New Home Sales Surprise Expectations

real estateJill Mislinski: This morning's release of the December New Home Sales from the Census Bureau at 544,000 surprised general expectations, and the previous month was revised upward by 1K. The MoM increase was 10.8%. The forecast was for 500K.
NYSE:DIA January 27, 2016 12:41pm

China Could Deliver Another Blow To The U.S. Housing Market

real estateHarry Dent:  The New York Times ran an article on Sunday talking about how the Chinese invasion of U.S. real estate is only expanding.
NYSE:IYR December 14, 2015 4:25pm

Time To Get Bullish On This Real Estate ETF

real estateRick Pendergraft:  It is rare that you see two different opportunities in two different directions from the same stock, but that is exactly what I see from the iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:IYR). The daily chart suggest that the ETF is heading down,
NYSE:IYR December 4, 2015 3:38pm

October Pending Home Sales Fractionally Higher

real estateJill Mislinski:  Earlier today the National Association of Realtors released the September data for their Pending Home Sales Index. "Pending home sales were mostly unchanged in October, but shifted marginally higher after two straight months of declines, according to the National Association of Realtors®.
NYSE:IYR November 30, 2015 1:59pm

The Truth About The Housing Bubble

residential real estateChad Shoop:  For generations, it was always a good bet to invest in a place Americans call home. Housing had almost always increased in value, and you received a multiple of whatever you invested into it in your total return.
NYSE:IYR November 16, 2015 4:19pm

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