The December Case-Shiller Index was released today, still generally reflecting the plateauing of home values from the end of the 2014 spring market through the end of the year. Preliminary indications point to another feverish spring market in 2015, which typically translates into another burst of home price appreciation. These 2 charts reflect the “high-price … Continue reading December Case-Shiller Index For San Francisco/Bay Area
The August Case-Shiller Index report released today showed a small home price decline for the 5 counties of the SF Metro Area. Autumn’s numbers will give us a clearer indication as to whether this is the beginning of a flattening or declining price trend or simply the not untypical indication of a Summer adjustment from … Continue reading August Case-Shiller Index For San Francisco/Bay Area
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Existing home sales nationally were down in March but continue to outpace year-ago levels, while inventory tightened and home prices are showing further signs of stabilizing, according to the National Association of REALTORS®. Total existing-home sales, which are completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops, declined 2.6 percent to a seasonally adjusted … Continue reading U.S. Existing Home Sales Decline in March but Inventory Down, Prices Stabilizing
San Francisco Homes Selling Faster as Inventory Drops With potential home sellers feeling that the market is on the upswing and that housing prices will soon appreciate, many of them have elected to hold off listing their homes, resulting in a citywide inventory shortage. At the same time, potential home buyers fearing higher prices are … Continue reading It’s A Good Time To Sell