Home prices up in May, although summer slump predicted

Home prices up in May, although summer slump predicted


The latest CoreLogic report forecasts a drop in home prices across the country by May 2021, although just how much depends on where you live. read more
Millennials poised to fuel a ‘roaring 20s’ of homeownership demand

Millennials poised to fuel a ‘roaring 20s’ of homeownership demand


Though the pandemic presents new challenges to achieving homeownership, millennial lifestyle decisions will continue to support potential homeownership demand in the years ahead, according to the latest First American Homeownership Progress Index. read more
More COVID-19 fallout: declining affordability

More COVID-19 fallout: declining affordability


If household income growth slows and house prices continue to rise, even today’s record-low mortgage rates may not keep homes in an affordable range, according to a new report. read more
Pending home sales make record comeback in May

Pending home sales make record comeback in May


Contract activity surged 44.3% in May, the biggest gain on record, as homebuyers rushed back to the market after lockdowns. read more
In Boston, a new kitchen adds more than $30,000 in value

In Boston, a new kitchen adds more than $30,000 in value


A new report reveals the improvements that homeowners and renters say add the most to the overall price of a home. read more
How builders use tech to attract clients

How builders use tech to attract clients


Smart-home technology is the new luxury amenity, according to a new report. read more
Boston takes the lead in market ramp-up

Boston takes the lead in market ramp-up


As pent-up demand hits the post-lockdown market, a new report from Zillow predicts its days-to-pending metric will eventually match or beat its record low. read more