Eye on the Economy: Mixed Signals as Spring Data Bloom

 

topStories Saturday, May 03, 2014
Eye on the Economy: Mixed Signals as Spring Data Bloom
With the unseasonably cold winter now finally over, the spring home building and selling season has begun. Economic data thus far presents mixed news. For example, new home sales disappointed for the month of March. The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development reported that March new home sales were down 14.5 percent …Read More >

The Changing Landscape of Rentals

 

 

topStories Friday, May 02, 2014
The Changing Landscape of Rentals
By Erin Ruane, Executive Director, Homes.com Rentals
America’s recent recession brought about many changes to the housing market, with one major impact being an increase of single-family rental housing units. Freddie Mac reports that the single-family rental market, not to be confused with multifamily, has expanded 16 percent (about 3 million units) since 2007 …Read More >