Google+
  • Ocwen39.01-0.20 -0.51%
  • Zillow95.75+1.71 +1.82%
  • Trulia31.90+0.48 +1.53%
  • NationStar32.18-0.29 -0.89%
  • CoreLogic28.57+0.11 +0.39%
  • RE/MAX27.97-0.03 -0.11%
  • Fannie Mae3.82+0.01 +0.26%
  • Freddie Mac3.82-0.01 -0.26%
  • Wells Fargo48.93-0.16 -0.33%
  • CitiMortgage48.22+0.04 +0.08%
  • Bank of America16.15+0.02 +0.12%
  • Auction.com0.00N/A N/A
  • Fidelity National Financial31.29-0.33 -1.04%
  • Black Knight Financial37.300.00 0.00%
  • AUDUSD=X0.9327N/A N/A
  • USDJPY=X102.425N/A N/A
  • WP Stock Ticker
To show sotck chart
Home | Tag Archives: Clear Capital

Tag Archives: Clear Capital

Home Prices Remain Flat; Distressed Homes Stable in March

Home Prices Remain Flat; Distressed Homes Stable in March

Clear Capital, a provider of data and solutions for real estate asset valuation and collateral risk assessment, released its Home Data Index Market Report with data through March, 2014. The report noted that the frosty winter left home prices mostly flat, while saturation of distressed homes remained stable at 21.8 percent.

Read More »

Home Price Growth Slows; Could Signal Decline

Home Price Growth Slows; Could Signal Decline

While many price indicators have pointed to slowdowns over the last few months, the latest trend could be the start of something worse, says Dr. Alex Villacorta, VP of research and analytics at Clear Capital. The company’s Home Data Index (HDI) Market Report, recorded only a 1 percent gain in home prices over the quarter ending last month.

Read More »

Report: Despite Gains, National Price Peak Far Off

Report: Despite Gains, National Price Peak Far Off

As home prices continue to soar year-over-year and commentators draw lines to historical averages, Clear Capital offers one piece of advice to all those waiting to see a national peak anytime soon: Don’t hold your breath. In its latest Home Data Index Market Report, the company says the market won’t reach peak prices again until 2021 at its current rate of growth.

Read More »

Analyst: Today’s Recovery Is ‘Atypical’ but Undeniable

Analyst: Today’s Recovery Is ‘Atypical’ but Undeniable

In a report released this week, Clear Capital linked high levels of distressed sales activity with high levels of home price appreciation, something that may seem out of the ordinary. However, in a conversation with DS News Wednesday, the company's VP of research and analytics explained that this trend is in keeping with the ""first-in-first-out"" recovery the nation has been experiencing over the past 18 months.

Read More »

Higher Price Gains Align with Higher Levels of Distressed Sales

While analysts across the industry are reporting waning price gains as we head toward winter, Clear Capital also points out another interesting and perhaps counterintuitive trend occurring in the housing market. Prior to the recovery, high saturations of distressed sales correlated with falling prices, but today's market reveals a switch, with high levels of distressed sales taking place alongside higher price gains.

Read More »

Report: Housing Stable Despite ‘Bubble-Like’ Gains in August

August price gains were reminiscent of those last seen during the peak of the bubble--but analysts at Clear Capital insist there's nothing to fear at this point. ""With the continued strengthening of home price trends in August, the need for perspective on market activity is even more important,"" said Dr. Alex Villacorta, VP of research and analytics at Clear Capital. Looking under the surface trends, Villacorta notes the low-tier price segment of the housing market saw quarterly gains of 2.0 percent, indicating a more moderate growth path.

Read More »

Upstate New York, Southwest Florida, Bay Area California Lead Recovery

Upstate New York, Southwest Florida, Bay Area California Lead Recovery

RealtyTrac observed 100 large metro areas across the country for evidence of recovery based on seven indicators, including unemployment rate, the rate of underwater homeowners, the change in foreclosure activity from its peak, the change in median home price from its trough, the percentage of distressed sales, the share of sales to institutional investors, and the share of cash sales. Rochester, New York, topped the index with several positive indicators, including low unemployment, low underwater rates, low distressed sales, rising home prices, and a large drop in foreclosures.

Read More »

Report: Price Gains to Moderate in 2nd Half of 2013

Report: Price Gains to Moderate in 2nd Half of 2013

In July, national home prices jumped 9.3 percent year-over-year, led by gains in the West, according to Clear Capital's latest housing report. Among metro areas, price gains were especially strong in Las Vegas, where home values spiked 31.2 percent from last year. Despite the recent streak of impressive home price gains, Clear Capital expects the market to experience more moderate and sustainable increases in the last half of 2013 as homebuyers transition into the ""new normal"" the report explained.

Read More »

Report Projects Above-Normal Price Growth, Strong Metro Area Gains

Report Projects Above-Normal Price Growth, Strong Metro Area Gains

At a national level, Clear Capital revised its 2.6 percent projected price gain over the year this year up to 6 percent. While lower than the current yearly gain of 8.6 percent, this forecast is still greater than historical norms, which rank between 4 and 5 percent. Meanwhile, 45 of the top 50 metropolitan markets will experience yearly price increases during the second half of the year, according to Clear Capital's forecast.

Read More »
Scroll To Top