Utah Real Estate News for August 28, 2014.
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
The Salt Lake Tribune - Utah Real Estate » Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:55:26
The rebound in U.S. home values over the past couple of years has placed many homeowners in a better position to sell their home for a profit.
Still, getting a home sold can be challenging, even in markets where tight supply favors sellers.
Here a... Read More
The Salt Lake Tribune - Utah Real Estate » Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:21:28
Lehi • The last piece of a major office development and technology hub in northern Utah County has begun to take shape.
Officials broke ground Wednesday on the sixth and final building in Thanksgiving Park, a cluster of top-quality, energy effici... Read More
The Salt Lake Tribune - Utah Real Estate » Thu, 31 Jul 2014 08:54:14
Home sales continued to slow along much of the Wasatch Front as rising prices, tighter lending and a lack of housing inventory pushed many would-be buyers to the sidelines.
Sales of single-family homes in Salt Lake County dropped by 9 percent in t... Read More
The Salt Lake Tribune - Utah Real Estate » Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:45:01
Housing prices are rising along much of the Wasatch Front, but sales are falling — still.
To view the latest housing prices by ZIP code, go to http://bit.ly/1u0twn3.
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