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Double-Digit Annual Price Gains in DC Metro (Again)

by Corey Hart

Double-Digit Annual Price Gains in DC Metro (Again)

Posted on February 11, 2013 by Corey Hart of RBI RealEstate Business Intelligence

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Neighborhood Wrap

by Phyllis Wiesenfelder

 

Dear Neighbors,

 

Home sale prices continued their upward trend in 2012.   Inventory is low and the demand for homes is high.  Our community is the neighborhood of choice for many buyers.  The driving force that continues to place our neighborhood homes in the top tier of residential sales is LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION.  Great schools, superb recreational opportunities, a wide variety in fine dining, shopping, and entertainment, and a close to everything location supported exceptional results.

 

If you would like further information or are thinking about selling or purchasing, please give us a call.  We always put our 25+ years of experience to work for you.

 

Wishing you a happy and healthy New Year.

 

Phyllis   

The Year Everyone Was Wrong (Again) About Home Prices

by Nick Timiraos

The Year Everyone Was Wrong (Again) About Home Prices

Friday, January 25, 2013 The Wall Street Journal By Nick Timiraos

The great thing about predictions is that, after some time has passed, it’s possible to see which ones were right, and which ones weren’t.

For several years, economists and housing analysts have predicted a housing bottom, but few forecasts at the beginning of 2012 foresaw the magnitude of the rebound that the housing sector enjoyed last year.

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Best housing markets for 2013

by Michael B. Sauter, Samuel Weigley and Alexander E.

Best housing markets for 2013

, 24/7 Wall St. from NBCNews.com

Trulia’s latest report, “2013’s Top 10 Healthiest Housing Markets,” reviews the largest housing markets in the country based on what Trulia identifies as the three fundamental characteristics of a healthy housing market: strong job growth; low, but manageable, vacancy rates; and low foreclosure inventory. These are the best housing markets for 2013.

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Existing-Home Sales and Prices Maintain Uptrend

by National Association of Realtors

Existing-Home Sales and Prices Maintain Uptrend

WASHINGTON (December 20, 2012) - Existing-home sales continued to improve in November with low inventory supply pressuring home prices, according to the National Association of Realtors®.

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Home Prices Could Jump 9.7% in 2013, J.P. Morgan Says

by Al Yoon

Home Prices Could Jump 9.7% in 2013, J.P. Morgan Says

by Al Yoon Real estate news and analysis from The Wall Street Journal

Home-price forecasts for 2013 are on the rise. J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. expects U.S. home prices to rise 3.4% in its base-case estimate and up to 9.7% in its most bullish scenario of economic growth. Click Here to Read More

 

Pending Home Sales Rise in October

by National Association of Realtors®

Pending Home Sales Rise in October

From the National Association of Realtors®

WASHINGTON (November 29, 2012) - Pending home sales rose strongly in October with mixed regional results, according to the National Association of Realtors®.

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Now, Homes Fuel Economy

by CONOR DOUGHERTY, NICK TIMIRAOS and NEIL SHAH

Now, Homes Fuel Economy

From: The Wall Street Journal November 27, 2012, 7:58 p.m. ET

The U.S. housing market, which plunged the economy into recession five years ago and was a persistent drag on the recovery, is now a key economic driver at a time when other sectors are slowing.

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Strong sales and tight inventory boost home prices

by Inman News

Strong sales and tight inventory boost home prices

NAR: Median home price in October up 11.1 percent from a year ago

Inman News®

A combination of rising sales and the lowest inventory in six years helped existing-home prices post annual gains for the eighth month in a row in October, the National Association of Realtors.

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Housing Market Uptrend Expected Through 2014

by Walter Molony - National Association of Realtors

Housing Market Uptrend Expected Through 2014

Media Contact: Walter Molony  - National Association of Realtors®

The housing market recovery should continue through the coming years, assuming there are no further limitations on the availability of mortgage credit or a "fiscal cliff," according to forecast presentations at a residential forum here at the 2012 Realtors® Conference and Expo.

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