Pending Home Sales Data Shows Great Deals On Homes Are Getting Harder To Find

April marks the third straight month that pending home sales are up and today's buyers should take note. This is because, according to the National Association of Realtors®, 80% of homes under contract close within 60 days.

By |2017-08-10T02:41:03-04:00June 11th, 2010|Economy, Pending Home Sales, Real Estate|Comments Off on Pending Home Sales Data Shows Great Deals On Homes Are Getting Harder To Find

Case-Shiller Shows Home Price Improvement In A Majority Of Cities Nationwide

Standard & Poors released its Case-Shiller Index Wednesday. The report shows that, on a seasonally-adjusted basis, between December and January, home prices rose in more than half of the index's tracked markets. The strength of this month's Case-Shiller report, however, should be put in context.

By |2017-08-10T02:42:02-04:00April 5th, 2010|Case-Shiller Index, Local, New Jersey, Pending Home Sales, Pennsylvania|Comments Off on Case-Shiller Shows Home Price Improvement In A Majority Of Cities Nationwide

Pending Home Sales Drag In January, But Should Rebound For Spring

Fewer homes went under contract in January as the housing market continues to limp through the winter months. According to the National Association of Realtors®, the Pending Home Sales Index fell to its lowest level in 3 quarters this January. By contrast, in October 2009, the index had touched a 3-year high.

By |2017-08-10T02:42:23-04:00March 8th, 2010|Economy, Local, New Jersey, Pending Home Sales, Pennsylvania|Comments Off on Pending Home Sales Drag In January, But Should Rebound For Spring

Home Buyers Get A Green Light : Pending Home Sales Plunge In November

Just one month after touching a 3-year high, the National Association of Realtors® Pending Home Sales index plunged in November. A "pending" home sale is a home that is under contract to sell, but has yet to close. The 16 percent drop marks the first retreat in Pending Home Sales since January of last year.

By |2017-08-10T02:43:18-04:00January 18th, 2010|Pending Home Sales|Comments Off on Home Buyers Get A Green Light : Pending Home Sales Plunge In November