Lenders expect recovery to pick up steam by end of 2020

Lenders expect recovery to pick up steam by end of 2020


Economists with the Mortgage Bankers Association predict mortgage rates will remain low for the next couple of years, though there is at least one scenario under which they could rise more quickly. read more
Cape Cod home sales down, but interest returning through online searches

Cape Cod home sales down, but interest returning through online searches


Barnstable County home sales took a hit in April along with the rest of the country, but interest remains high. read more
Builder confidence rose nationally in May, but still down in the Northwest

Builder confidence rose nationally in May, but still down in the Northwest


Builders are feeling more confident this month, a sign that the new-home market may have already hit bottom. read more
Redfin: Over half of big-city dwellers working from home want out

Redfin: Over half of big-city dwellers working from home want out


More than half of those working remotely said they would leave the city if they didn’t have to go into an office. read more
Buyer demand remains strong despite pandemic, says new report

Buyer demand remains strong despite pandemic, says new report


RE/MAX’s recently released National Housing Report points to resiliency of market amidst coronavirus and economic concerns. read more
Are Boston’s opportunity zones living up to the hype?

Are Boston’s opportunity zones living up to the hype?


New data looks at how prices in these areas have increased — or sometimes decreased — over time. read more
Boston area agents and teams make Top 250 Latino Agents list

Boston area agents and teams make Top 250 Latino Agents list


The National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals released its Top 250 Latino Agents Report, recognizing the best Latino agents in the business. How did Atlanta do? read more