Utah Real Estate News for September 01, 2014.
The Salt Lake Tribune - Utah Real Estate » Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:42:01
Venice, Italy • Florida’s realtors and tourism authorities probably will not be using “99 Homes” in their promotional material.
The Sunshine State looks pretty shady in Ramin Bahrani’s Orlando-set drama, one of 20 films competing for priz... Read More
The Salt Lake Tribune - Utah Real Estate » Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:18:30
Washington • More Americans signed contracts to buy homes in July, a sign that buying has improved as mortgage rates have slipped, the number of listings has risen and the rate of price increases has slowed.
The National Association of Realtors s... Read More
The Salt Lake Tribune - Utah Real Estate » Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:58:11
Washington • U.S. home prices increased at a slower pace in June — a cooldown that could continue for several more months.
The Standard & Poor’s/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index rose 8.1 percent in June from 12 months earlier, according ... Read More
The Salt Lake Tribune - Utah Real Estate » Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:20:01
Washington • Fewer Americans bought new homes in July, evidence that the housing sector is struggling to gain traction more than five years into the economic recovery.
The Commerce Department said Monday that new-home sales fell 2.4 percent last ... Read More
The Salt Lake Tribune - Utah Real Estate » Thu, 07 Aug 2014 10:02:01
Washington • Government-controlled mortgage companies Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac posted profits for the April-June period as the U.S. housing market continued to recover. Gains in recent years have enabled them to fully repay their government aid... Read More
The Salt Lake Tribune - Utah Real Estate » Tue, 05 Aug 2014 10:33:02
Washington • U.S. home prices rose in June by the smallest year-over-year amount in 20 months, slowed by modest sales and more properties coming on the market.
Data provider CoreLogic said Tuesday that prices rose 7.5 percent in June compared wit... Read More