6 Tips for Buyers and Sellers to Best the Market

This year’s housing market is expected to favor sellers—and for buyers, those circumstances will likely result in multiple-bid situations. Whichever camp you fall into, it’s important to understand how to navigate this type of market in order to achieve the best possible outcome in the transaction. Continue reading 6 Tips for Buyers and Sellers to Best the Market

Home Prices: Where Are They Headed Over The Next 5 Years?

Today, many real estate conversations center on housing prices and where they may be headed. That is why we like the Home Price Expectation Survey.

Every quarter, Pulsenomics surveys a nationwide panel of over one hundred economists, real estate experts and investment & market strategists about where they believe prices are headed over the next five years. They then average the projections of all 100+ experts into a single number.
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Consumers’ Home Price Expectations Rise, Inflation Expectations Dip

Inflation, Labor Market, Household Finance, Median expectations for earnings growth, household income, and household spending all increased in November. Finally, the mean perceived probability of finding a new job within 3 months (if one lost their current job today) increased to a new series high. Continue reading Consumers’ Home Price Expectations Rise, Inflation Expectations Dip

TransUnion’s 2016 Forecast Expects Consumer Credit Markets to Complete Recovery

TransUnion’s 2016 mortgage and credit card forecasts predict that the consumer lending market will have fully recovered by the end of next year from both the mortgage crisis and the ensuing Great Recession that concluded more than six years ago. Continue reading TransUnion’s 2016 Forecast Expects Consumer Credit Markets to Complete Recovery