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Too many condos and not enough sales have created a housing market slump in Montreal, says one Remax real-estate agent.
As the digital revolution broadens and deepens, tech has emerged as a mighty force creating jobs, spurring redevelopment of once-blighted urban cores, and giving cities an economic and cultural jolt.
The most expensive home sold in metro Denver during the second quarter was a split-level home complete with a pool and a few acres of land.
The Case-Shiller Index report for May 2014 for the 5-county San Francisco Metro Statistical Area was released the other day, showing another small bump in home prices from April to May. The aggregate or total index is now up approximately 55% since the market recovery began in early 2012.
Residents leave their house during a campaign in association with the San Francisco Tenants Union where protesters posted signs on apartments along Mason Street where the previous tenants had been evicted, due to the Ellis Act, and the current occupants are renting the space using VRBO on July 29th 2014.
HOUSE prices are expected to soar 10 per cent this year, but the Reserve Bank may need to start hiking rates in 2015 to prevent a dangerous bubble emerging.
Residential real estate prices rose in the 12 months ended May at the slowest pace in more than a year as a lull in the U.S. housing market limits appreciation.
U.S. single-family home prices fell unexpectedly in May, declining for the first time in more than two years in the latest signal of the wobbly state of the housing market.
Piles of dirt sit next to an available lot as workers continue construction on houses at Stonegate West built by Pulte in Orion Township in April.
U.S. home prices rose in May from a year earlier at the weakest pace in 15 months as sales remain modest in the spring buying season.
The S&P/Case-Shiller home price index, a closely watched measure of home values.
The Massachusetts Association of Realtors reported Tuesday that the median price for a single-family home was $365,000 in June, compared to $351,000 in June 2013, a 4 percent increase.
The Toronto stock market looked set for a higher open Tuesday as traders digest earnings news and await U.S. data on home prices and consumer confidence.
KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 added 0.6 percent to 15,618.07. South Korea's Kospi posted its highest close since August 2011, rising 0.6 percent to 2,061.97.
The housing market continues to strengthen, albeit at a more moderate pace, helped by a surge in multi-unit dwellings.
This image provided by real estate website operator Trulia shows the Trulia Kindle Fire app.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 05:45 am
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