Buyers pull back early; sellers, not so much

Buyers pull back early; sellers, not so much


A national survey of real estate agents digs into how clients are reacting to the coronavirus outbreak, how home values will be impacted, and the likelihood that we’ve entered a recession. read more
Homebuying was getting easier in early 2020, but all bets are off with COVID-19

Homebuying was getting easier in early 2020, but all bets are off with COVID-19


ATTOM Data Solutions report has encouraging news on the affordability gap, but the coronavirus outbreak poses a potential setback. read more
Massachusetts showings down, but activity is outperforming U.S. average

Massachusetts showings down, but activity is outperforming U.S. average


A new dataset from ShowingTime offers a state-by-state comparison of how activity is changing in response to the new coronavirus. read more
Latest sales data shows gains that won’t last

Latest sales data shows gains that won’t last


Soak up the good news while you can. The picture painted by the National Association of Realtors’ latest existing-home sales data is one of a healthy housing market not yet impacted by COVID-19 fears. read more
Builder confidence up in Northeast, down everywhere else

Builder confidence up in Northeast, down everywhere else


The results from the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index show a slight increase in builder confidence in the Northeast that might not last in the wake of the novel coronavirus outbreak. read more
Low interest rates invigorate Massachusetts single-family home and condominium buyers

Low interest rates invigorate Massachusetts single-family home and condominium buyers


MAR February Pending Sales Report shows continued growth year over year in the single-family home and condominium housing markets. read more
The HGTV effect:  From television trend to real estate spend

The HGTV effect: From television trend to real estate spend


A new report from Zillow outlines what to highlight in a listing and what to hide. read more