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After two strong months, pending home sales slow

After two strong months, pending home sales slow


After two straight months of nationwide increases, the number of listings under contract by the end of July fell on a monthly basis.

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Why new construction isn’t easing Miami’s inventory problem

Why new construction isn’t easing Miami’s inventory problem


The homebuilder community has regularly offered a succinct answer to the reason for its industry’s sluggishness, generally calling out labor, lumber, laws and land as pain points. But some researchers are poking holes in their assertions of late.

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Why slowing home price growth is only part of the picture

Why slowing home price growth is only part of the picture


So far, recent declines in mortgage rates have mainly resulted in more refinancing activity — not in a surge in home sales.

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Consumer confidence remains strong amid economic unease

Consumer confidence remains strong amid economic unease


The Conference Board’s Consumer Confidence Index for August showed Americans shared broadly strong views of the overall economy and their own financial health near the end of the summer.

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Builders finish summer strong but face uncertainty ahead

Builders finish summer strong but face uncertainty ahead


Economists were expecting new-home sales to finish stronger in July, aided by low mortgage rates that act as an incentive for buyers.

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Miami Agents’ Choice Awards 2019 Finalists

Miami Agents’ Choice Awards 2019 Finalists


The votes are in, but we can’t announce the winners just yet in the 2019 Miami Agents’ Choice Awards. The final results and winners will be announced in our special issue out September 9.

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July brings double-digit home sales growth in Miami, statewide

July brings double-digit home sales growth in Miami, statewide


In much of Florida’s housing market, July was a strong month. Miami was no exception.

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Existing-home sales post year-over-year gain

Existing-home sales post year-over-year gain


Sales of existing homes in July logged their first year-over-year gain in 16 months.

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Millennials need more education on home buying

Millennials need more education on home buying


Despite financial issues and a lack of knowledge, 89 percent of millennials still said they hoped to become a homeowner at some point.

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Zillow Offers comes to Miami, plans push into condos

Zillow Offers comes to Miami, plans push into condos


Zillow’s iBuyer service is officially open for business in South Florida.

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