Archive for June, 2015

Housing optimism gains!

Thursday, June 11th, 2015

  Americans’ Housing Optimism Gains More Momentum Consumer attitudes about the housing market showed marked improvement last month, strengthening the case for a lift in housing activity this year, according to results from Fannie Mae’s May 2015 National Housing Survey. In line with the positive May jobs report—which showed an acceleration in average hourly earnings—and […]

Home Sales rose four months in a row!

Monday, June 1st, 2015

April Pending Home Sales rose for the fourth month in a row, to the highest level since 2006. This National Association of Realtors (NAR) index of signed contracts on existing homes was up 3.4% for the month, and 14.0% over a year ago, its eighth month in a row of annual increases. Realtor.com’s chief economist […]