Real Estate News Update 02-18-2017

Real Estate News Update

Posted on February 18, 2017 by Julie Hsu

Here are a few national real estate-related stories and news pieces that came across my screen this week…

from the National Association of REALTORS®: NAR, Realtor.com® Identify Growing Rift Between Housing Availability and Affordability

from the National Association of Home Builders: Housing Production in January Levels Off After Multifamily Surge

from Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Continue Holding Pattern

from Realtor.com: Attention First-Time Buyers: Here’s the Key Stuff You Don’t Know About Mortgages

from The Wall Street Journal: Millennials Are Less Mobile Than Young People Have Been in Decades

from CNBC: Mortgage applications drop 3.7% as refinancing hits 8-year low

from the National Mortgage News: Recently Modified Loans Redefault at a Faster Pace

from the National Mortgage News: Why More Single-Family Homes Are Becoming Rentals

from the National Association of REALTORS®Economists’ Outlook blog: EHS in 2016 by the Numbers – Part 3 – Popular Listing Dates

from NerdWallet: Small Homes Can Offer Big Returns

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