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18 May 2019

Open House Sunday 5/19/19 – Sustainable Non-Toxic Residence

Santa Fe Beautiful Homes OPEN SUNDAY 5/19/19 from 1:00 – 3:30 Splendid one-of-a-kind Asian Santa Fe residence is a healthy house, built entirely non-toxic, green and sustainable. This exquisite home, designed by two Naturopathic physicians in conjunction with Archaeo Architects and built by renowned contractor Doug McDowell, is peaceful and private in a fabulous verdant […]

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18 May 2019

Open House Sunday 5/19/19 – Beautiful Home and Guest House

Santa Fe Beautiful Homes OPEN SUNDAY 5/19/19 from 1:00 – 3:30 Enchanting property nestled in the foothills at the base of Moon Mountain off the Old Santa Fe Trail offers panoramic western views over the City of the Jemez, Sandia, Ortiz, and Manzano Mountains, plus Mt. Taylor, and showcases spectacular sunsets and sparkling City lights! […]

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17 May 2019

Housing Starts Surge In April

Inman News Construction starts are up 5.7% since March but down 2.5% year over year, according to the Census Bureau. Following a lackluster March, housing starts in April rose by 5.7 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,235,000, according to the latest data from the U.S. Census Bureau and Department of Housing and Urban Development, released Thursday. Despite […]

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16 May 2019

Mortgage Rates Hold Steady Amid Global Trade Disputes

Freddie Mac Freddie Mac today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey®, showing that fixed-rate mortgages dropped slightly. Sam Khater, Freddie Mac’s chief economist, says, “Modestly weaker consumer spending and manufacturing data, along with continued jitters around trade policy, caused interest rates to decline throughout the yield curve. While signals from the financial markets […]

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16 May 2019

Sky’s the Limit: Seven Homes with Magnificent Views

Sotheby’s International Realty Whether it’s a modernist retreat in the high desert of Santa Fe or a Caribbean-inspired retreat on the coast in Palm Beach, these homes have views that make staying at home satisfyingly scenic. Regency Moderne Redux This striking contemporary home designed by celebrity architect Michael Mueller reinterprets Hollywood Regency architecture for the […]

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16 May 2019

Freddie Mac Forecasts A Steadily Growing Housing Market

Freddie Mac Cash-Out Refinance Volumes Remain Low According to Freddie Mac’s May Forecast, steady housing market growth is expected due to the positive impact of low mortgage rates, a strong labor market, low unemployment, and modest wage growth. Sam Khater, Freddie Mac’s chief economist, says, “Our outlook for the housing market remains largely unchanged. We still […]

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15 May 2019

Builder Confidence Posts Solid Gain in May and Rises Due to Demand and Limited Supply: NAHB

Inman News NAHB’s Housing Market Index rose 3 points in May. Builder confidence for newly built single-family homes rose three points to 66 in May, according to the latest data released Thursday by the National Association of Home Builders and Wells Fargo. “Builders are busy catching up after a wet winter, and many characterize sales as solid, driven by […]

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14 May 2019

Metro Home Prices See 3.9% Increase in 2019’s First Quarter

National Association of Realtors Inventory increased and metro market prices rose in the first quarter of 2019, but at a slower pace than the previous quarter, according to the latest quarterly report by the National Association of Realtors®. The national median existing single-family home price in the first quarter was $254,800, up 3.9% from the first quarter […]

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14 May 2019

Foreclosure And Delinquency Rates Continue To Fall: CoreLogic

Inman News Nationwide rates are at a 20-year low, but areas hit by natural disasters continue to struggle. Delinquency rates have once again hit record lows, according to the latest data from CoreLogic, released Tuesday. Nationwide, 4 percent of U.S. homeowners fell behind on their mortgage payments in February, down from 4.8 percent during the same […]

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10 May 2019

Affordability Dipped As Home Prices Rose In March: NAR

Inman News The median home value reached $261,100 in March, making it harder for the typical family to afford a home. Housing affordability dipped in March despite low mortgage rates and rising household incomes thanks to the median existing-home value climbing to $261,100, according to the National Association of Realtors latest monthly affordability index data. Released Friday, the affordability index […]

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