Real Estate News

Below are the latest real estate news headlines for buyers and sellers.

Real Estate

Home prices surged in November, but at a slower rate than in October, S&P Case-Shiller says

Even as the housing market entered its traditionally slower season in November, home prices showed big gains from a year ago. Read Article

Tue, 25 Jan 2022 06:00:37 PST

Here's why it's so hard to buy a home right now

The past year may have been a wild ride for homebuyers, but reports indicate that the housing market in 2022 could be even more competitive than in 2021. Read Article

Sat, 22 Jan 2022 06:00:01 PST

Airbnb CEO says a future of flexible work and travel will give company a boost

"If I can do my job from a house in Atlanta, that means a lot of people could travel all over the world and live, not just travel," Airbnb's CEO said Friday. Read Article

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 16:00:26 PST

More than 5 million borrowers just missed their chance to save on a mortgage refinance

Higher interest rates knocked out millions of borrowers from potential savings on a mortgage refinance. Read Article

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 08:18:42 PST

December home sales drop 4.6%, as supply hits record low

Home sales were weaker than expected in December as mortgage rates rise. Read Article

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 08:50:41 PST

Jobless claims jump to 286,000, the highest level since October

Initial filings totaled 286,000, well above the estimate of 225,000 and a substantial gain from the previous week's 231,000. Read Article

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 07:58:17 PST

Real estate is the most 'zombified' sector and rate hikes will be a big risk, says consultancy

There's a "big risk" of real estate companies filing for insolvency when interest rates rise, said Nils Kuhlwein of consulting firm Kearney. Read Article

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 22:59:56 PST

Homebuyers are rushing to get mortgages before higher rates price them out

Fast-rising mortgage rates are causing homebuyers to rush into the housing market before they get priced out. Read Article

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 04:00:01 PST

Mortgage rates jump again, causing headaches for homebuyers

Mortgage rates just hit the highest level since April 2020 and seem to have nowhere to go but up. Read Article

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 17:25:05 PST

Homebuilder confidence drops for the first time in four months, as inflation hits materials

Homebuilders are facing rising costs for materials and labor, causing the first drop in builder confidence in four months. Read Article

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 09:53:06 PST