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Existing-Home Sales In May Highest Pace In 9 Years

June 22nd, 2016

residential real estateJill Mislinski:   This morning’s release of the May Existing-Home Sales increased from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.53 million units from a downwardly revised 5.43 million in April. Read more…

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

June 14th, 2016

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. Read more…

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

June 1st, 2016

real estateHarry Dent:   New home sales just went up a staggering 16.6% in April. Read more…

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Existing-Home Sales In April Signal Slowly Building Momentum

May 20th, 2016

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 Investing.com consensus was for 5.40 million. Read more…

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D.R. Horton, Inc., KB Home: How To Profit From The Low-Income Housing Boom

May 3rd, 2016

homebuildersMarshall Hargrave:  Homebuilders have been a great investment throughout the years. However, things have slowed down a bit recently, given the threat of higher interest rates and slowdown in mortgage lending. Read more…

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

April 25th, 2016

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 Investing.com forecast was for 520K. Read more…

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Existing-Home Sales Bounce Back In March

April 20th, 2016

real estateJill Mislinski:  This morning’s release of the March Existing-Home Sales bounced back from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.33 million units from 5.07 million in February. Read more…

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February Pending Home Sales: 7 Month High

March 28th, 2016

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®.  Read more…

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For The Average American, Owning A Home Is Increasingly Unaffordable

March 28th, 2016

real estateTyler Durden:  One month ago, in its traditionally cheerful assessment of the US housing market, the NAR’s Larry Yun sneaked in an unexpected warningRead more…

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FHFA House Price Index Up 0.5% In January

March 22nd, 2016

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. Read more…

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New Home Sales Surprise Expectations

January 27th, 2016

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 Investing.com forecast was for 500K. Read more…

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China’s Unprecedented Real Estate Bubble Is A Ticking Time Bomb

December 29th, 2015

china-real-estateHarry Dent:  We woke up this morning to find oil prices weighing on the market… again… with China suffering the biggest losses. Oil prices have already kept stocks at bay in the best time of the year. Read more…

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

December 14th, 2015

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. Read more…

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Time To Sell Shopping Mall REITs?

December 14th, 2015

Wall streetLawrence Meyers:  There’s a lot of data to suggest that retailers are having fits. Black Friday was apparently a dud, and it looks like it and Cyber Monday will combine for an overall 3% increase in sales over last year. Read more…

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Time To Get Bullish On This Real Estate ETF

December 4th, 2015

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, Read more…

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