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5 Markets to Watch for Investors in 2015

Typical investor magnets like San Francisco, New York City, Boston, and Seattle are getting new competition from some rapidly growing markets. The coastal cities are no longer the top...

65% of Markets See Moderate Home Prices

The median price of residential properties – including both distressed and non-distressed sales – was $191,000, up 3 percent in July from the previous month and up 12 percent from...

8 Markets With Largest Gains in List Prices

Median list prices continued to move up in the majority of markets in July, according to realtor.com®’s latest National Housing Trend Report. The median list price is where half of...

10 Markets Where Homebuilding Is Booming

Housing starts jumped 15.7 percent in July to its highest level since November, the Commerce Department reported this week. But where is new-home construction rising the most? Many...

Fastest-Moving Real Estate Markets

Austin is hot, and we’re not talking temperature. The Austin, Texas, metro area has the fastest moving real estate market in the U.S., according to ZipRealty’s second...

The Most Stable Housing Markets

The energy boom states continue to have some of the most-improved housing markets, with North Dakota and Wyoming leading the pack, according to Freddie Mac’s latest Multi-Indicator...

Housing Markets Improve in Majority of States

More than half of U.S. states — as well as more than half of the top 50 metros in the country — saw their housing markets improve in February, according to Freddie Mac’s...

7 Top-Performing Markets for Rental Returns

Rental properties are allowing investors to build wealth over the long-term while generating monthly income and watching their homes’ values appreciate. Here are some of the...

New Freddie Index Gauges ‘Normal’ Markets

The nation’s housing market is improving, based on a three-month trend, and is inching closer to a stable range — but it still has a ways to go, according to an inaugural index by...

10 Markets Where Inventories Are Rising Fast

Buyers who have faced tight housing inventories in recent months may finally be getting more options. Realtor.com® reports that nationwide housing inventories have edged up 10 percent...