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  • Housing starts hit highest pace since 2006 Jan. 21st 2021
    Industry experts believe the housing sector can save the economy in 2021, after data showing yet another jump in December single-family housing starts was released Thursday. The post Housing starts hit highest pace since 2006 appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Three reasons there won’t be a 2021 housing market crash Jan. 18th 2021
    Let’s imagine the factors that could come into play to crash the housing market based on historical precedent. As always, there will be charts! The post Three reasons there won’t be a 2021 housing market crash appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Will there be a housing supply shortage in 2021? Jan. 08th 2021
    In this Q&A, First American’s Mark Fleming shares his thoughts on the housing supply shortage and the biggest roadblocks to supply in 2021. The post Will there be a housing supply shortage in 2021? appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Housing market confidence drops again Jan. 07th 2021
    For the second consecutive month, Fannie Mae’s housing market confidence index dropped six points in December to 74, its lowest since May 2020. The post Housing market confidence drops again appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Knock offers Home Swap in Jacksonville, Florida, market Jan. 07th 2021
    Knock has launched its Home Swap product in Jacksonville, Florida – the sixth location in the Sunshine State and 15th in the U.S. The post Knock offers Home Swap in Jacksonville, Florida, market appeared first on HousingWire.

  • 2020 housing market disruption paves the way Jan. 06th 2021
    2020 has certainly been a year to remember. While we may be ready to firmly plant our feet in 2021, we shouldn’t leave the past 12 months behind without taking a critical look at how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the housing market, and how it will pave the way for 2021 and beyond. The post 2020 housing market disruption paves the way appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Pending home sales continue to slip as 2021 approaches Dec. 30th 2020
    U.S. pending home sales slid for the third consecutive month in November, dropping 2.6% year-over-year, according to a report from the National Association of Realtors. Year-over-year contract signings increased by 16.4%. The post Pending home sales continue to slip as 2021 approaches appeared first on HousingWire.

  • U.S. home prices hit 14-year high in October Dec. 29th 2020
    The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller home prices index reported an 8.4% increase in October from a year ago. The National Index is now up 24.5% from its former high in July 2006. The post U.S. home prices hit 14-year high in October appeared first on HousingWire.

  • What to expect from the 2021 housing market Dec. 28th 2020
    Today, we expect total home sales for 2020 to be over 6.2 million, my number for an outperforming market. With more disaster relief, two vaccines being administered and more in the works, we do see the light at the end of the tunnel. Here’s what I think that means going into 2021. The post What to expect from the 2021 housing market appeared first on HousingWire.

  • Don’t expect home sales to slow down in 2021 Dec. 25th 2020
    Headed into 2021, experts say don't expect home sales to slow down. In fact, they say it's not likely homebuyers will stop for anything. The post Don’t expect home sales to slow down in 2021 appeared first on HousingWire.