• Ocwen7.92-0.08 -1.00%
  • Zillow31.60+1.61 +5.37%
  • Trulia47+0 +0%
  • NationStar14.91+0.69 +4.85%
  • CoreLogic39.11-0.05 -0.13%
  • RE/MAX34.97-0.32 -0.91%
  • Fannie Mae2.44+0.02 +0.83%
  • Freddie Mac2.42+0.02 +0.83%
  • Wells Fargo52.54+0.35 +0.67%
  • CitiMortgage51.65+0.33 +0.64%
  • Bank of America15.75+0.00 +0.00%
  • Fidelity National Financial36.46+0.23 +0.63%
  • First American40.50+0.52 +1.30%
  • AUDUSD=X0.7299+0.0046 +0.6342%
  • USDJPY=X120.1945+0.2595 +0.2164%
  • WP Stock Ticker
Home | Tag Archives: Homeownership Rate

Tag Archives: Homeownership Rate

Homeownership Rate Drops to 20-Year Low


*+-The rental vacancy rate, meanwhile, fell 0.4 percentage points to 7.0 percent on a combination of tighter supply conditions and a rise in demand as homeownership looks like a distant dream for some Americans. In a survey last month, Freddie Mac found 61 percent of adults living in rental housing don't plan to purchase a home within the next three years as housing costs and credit challenges keep them on the sidelines.

Read More »

Have Young Buyers Been Priced Out?

*+-With many older Americans feeling confident as their net worth rises with their home values, younger Americans who do not yet own a home find themselves in a very different situation, according to BBVA. "[Y]oung families will need to see faster income growth and save additional money to make a larger down payment," said economist Jason Frederick.

Read More »

Economists Outline What to Watch for in the Real Estate Market of 2014

Real Estate Market

*+-Experts at Freddie Mac and Equifax expect falling unemployment and economic growth to keep the housing market steady in 2014. This, despite climbing interest rates and anticipated growth in housing prices nationwide. While industry economists welcome the idea of a steady, slowly recovering housing market, they also have a checklist of housing and economic indicators they're keeping tabs on that could influence the pace of recovery.

Read More »
Scroll To Top