Survey: Nearly 50% Renters In CA Want to Buy Home But Can't AffordJob instability, economic concerns and housing market uncertainty were among the reasons renters cited for not buying.
Real Estate Group: Housing Affordability In California ImprovingHousing affordability is on the rise, thanks to strong wage growth and lower home prices, a real estate group said Monday.
Housing Market Growth Slowed By Inventory Shortage, Steep PricesCalifornia’s housing market is looking better in 2016, but may be hampered by a continued shortage of homes on the market and pricey inventory, according to a forecast from the California Association of Realtors.
California Home Prices, Sales Cool In AugustCalifornia's summer housing rally cooled in August, a research firm said Thursday, as tight supplies kept a lid on sales and more buyers found prices out of reach.
Pending Home Sales Up, But Survey Signals Decline In Real Estate ActivityPending home sales in California soared in July compared to the previous year, posting the strongest year-over-year increase in more than six years, an industry trade group reported Monday.
California Home Sales At 9-Year HighSales of California homes remained robust in July, with the number of houses and condos sold hitting a nine-year high for the second month in a row, a research firm reported Wednesday.
Rise In Home Sales, Fewer Investors Forecast For 2015 Housing MarketExperts believe California’s housing market will see fewer investors and a return to traditional home buyers as home sales rise modestly and prices flatten out next year.
California Home Sales Slow Despite Low Interest RatesIn spite of extremely low interest rates, California’s real estate market continued to cool off this summer, with pending home sales figures dipping for the fourth straight month, the California Association of Realtors reported Tuesday.
Southern California Home Sales Fall In NovemberSouthern California home sales fell in November as investors showed less interest and the supply of properties for sale remained thin compared to last year, a research firm said Monday. Prices held steady from October.
California Home Prices Cool In SeptemberCalifornia housing prices cooled in September as inventories grew and investor interest waned, a research firm reported Thursday, offering fresh evidence that the market is taking a breather after a torrid spring and summer.
Calif. Home Sales Climb In August, Prices CoolCalifornia posted its strongest homes sales for any August in seven years as price increases cooled, a research firm said Friday, a relief to buyers who have been competing over slim pickings.
SoCal Home Prices Soar In MaySouthern California home prices rose in May at the fastest annual clip in nearly nine years as investors and cash purchasers competed for a thin supply of properties for sale, a research firm said Tuesday.
Calif. Home Prices Rise In SeptemberCalifornia home prices rose in September to a four-year high as the supply of properties for sale remained tight, according to surveys released Monday.
Realtors Protest Planned Sale Of 500 Fannie Mae-Owned Homes In Los Angeles, Inland EmpireThe Federal Housing Finance Administration is moving ahead with the planned sale of about 500 Fannie Mae-owned homes that have been foreclosed in Los Angeles and the Inland Empire despite protests from the California Association of Realtors.
L.A. County Home Sales Jump Nearly 12 Percent In JuneHome sales in Los Angeles County jumped nearly 12 percent in June compared to a year ago, while prices rose by more than 2 percent, according to real estate firm DataQuick.