Mortgage Delinquency Rates Continue to Drop

In yet another sign of a stable and even vibrant housing market, more and more homeowners are current on their mortgage payments. According to Black Knight Inc.’s First Look at January 2019 mortgage data, mortgage payment delinquencies continued to improve with a 3.45% drop month-over-month and a 12.93% decline year-over-year down to a rate of only 3.75% […]

New Home Sales Jump

Sales of new single-family houses in the United States jumped 16.9 percent from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 657 thousand in November of 2018. It is the strongest reading since March 2018, supported by higher sales in the South, the Midwest and the Northeast. New Home Sales in the United […]

D.I.Y. Loved by Homeowners

Homeowners looking to add personality and individuality to their home are more likely to undertake a do it yourself remodel than hire a professional, according to the National Association of RealtorsYY 2019 Remodeling Impact Report: DIY. The report also shows that cash-strapped millennials are the most likely of any generation to take on a DIY project. […]

Median Homeowner Costs Across The US

The costs associated with homeownership vary across the U.S., the US Census Bureau recently released statistics from the 2017 American Community Survey, an annual program that asks millions of Americans each year about several social, economic, and demographic attributes. The Bureau publishes figures for each of the 50 states and Washington DC. Using Census information, Insider, […]