Markets Hit Hardest by Foreclosure Crisis Recovered Faster in Past 12 Months

June 3rd, 2014 – in market trends finance

The Real Estate Markets that were struck the hardest by the housing collapse in the last five years showed some of the strongest growth in the past 12 months, while growth in other markets began to slow, according to a new report by ZipRealty.

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Real Estate Crowdfunding Floodgates Open in America

April 30th, 2014 – in technology finance

Forty-eight hours is how long it took a Real Estate company to raise $485,000 from investors to secure a note on a space in New York City’s Trump Palace in April, using new Real Estate crowdfunding platform AssetAvenue.

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Moves By The Federal Reserve Bank Are Another Sign that Buyers Market Won’t Last Forever

March 17th, 2014 – in market trends finance

Astute Real Estate market observers relate the actions of the Federal Reserve Bank to mortgage interest rates. Although the prospective home buyer is not likely to recognize terms like "quantitative easing" or "tapering," Real Estate news should typically include what the Fed is up to when it comes to stimulating the economy.

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Slowing Price Gains a Sign that Real Estate Industry Balancing; Not Cause for Alarm

February 12th, 2014 – in market trends finance

Real Estate reports that don't feature outstanding price gains are usually viewed as bad news. However, Money Magazine's “Make More in 2014” Real Estate outlook is an exception. Economists estimate that home price gains will be about 6.8 percent — half of what we saw in 2013. Here's why that's actually pretty good.

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Real Estate Industry On the Rise as Foreclosures down to Pre-Collapse Levels

January 16th, 2014 – in market trends finance

Over the last few years, brokers have held their breath when reading the latest Real Estate news and statistics. Rarely has the report been reassuring, especially when it came to the flood of foreclosures on the market. RealtyTrac's November report shows a light at the end of the tunnel, with foreclosure rates the lowest in seven years.

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