Seventy-five percent of Americans will not buy their dream home if it does not suit their pets' needs, while a prominent industry expert calls the possibility of a housing market crash near zero. Check out the latest stories of interest in Pacific Union's weekly Real Estate Roundup.
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Buyers from China remain the most active investors in U.S. real estate, while the national median home price again hit a new high in June. Get a handle on the latest housing headlines in Pacific Union's weekly Real Estate Roundup.
Homeowners in San Jose and San Francisco spent more on remodeling projects in 2017 than anywhere else in the country -- indoor shark tanks not included. Also: Pending home sales rise in the West and drop in the South.
Hot on the heels of a report that both California and Bay Area home prices reached new highs in May comes news that U.S. home prices followed suit, once again the result of more buyer demand than properties for sale.
The year 2018 is already almost halfway over, and more home price growth is expected for the remainder, with the nation's serious inventory shortage still a problem for the near future -- especially at the low end of the market.
Homebuyer demand remains vigorous this spring, with properties selling at the fastest rate on record in April. Catch up on the latest housing headlines of note in Pacific Union's latest weekly Real Estate Roundup.
Nine in 10 U.S. metropolitan areas saw annual home price increases in the first quarter of 2018, with Silicon Valley putting up the highest appreciation in the country.
Millennials remain the most active U.S. homebuyers, though tight inventory conditions, strong price growth, student debt, and higher costs of living remain challenges to ownership for that generation.
The inaugural month of 2018 continued U.S. housing market trends observed over the past few years: further deteriorating inventory -- particularly for entry-level homes -- and more price appreciation.
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