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Rent Growth is Breaking Records Nationwide

September 14th, 2021

Rent Growth is Breaking Records Nationwide According to the latest Yardi Matrix Multifamily Report, the average U.S. multifamily rents in July increased $25 to $1,539 (up 10.3% year-over-year). Yardi says the recovery in rents is widespread and being fueled by a return to urban cores, job growth and an increased savings rate. In addition, they […]

Home Price Appreciation Continues to Accelerate

September 14th, 2021

Home Price Appreciation Continues to Accelerate According to recent data from the Mortgage Bankers Association, home price appreciation and loan sizes continued to accelerate in Q2 2021. The MBA says this was driven by robust housing demand that continues to outpace the supply of homes for sale. “While challenges to replenishing the housing supply will […]

Annual Home Price Up 18.6% in June

September 7th, 2021

Annual Home Price Up 18.6% in June The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price NSA Index reported a 18.6% annual gain for June, 2021. Their 10-City Composite annual increase came in at 18.5% and their 20-City Composite posted a 19.1% year-over-year gain. “We have previously suggested that the strength in the U.S. housing market […]

Demand for Pools Exploded During the Pandemic

September 7th, 2021

Demand for Pools Exploded During the Pandemic The Wall Street Journal (reposted on Realtor.com) says 2020’s pandemic induced an “explosion” of swimming pools across the country. They cite data showing sales of new in-ground pools rose 24% in 2020 – which they say is historic. However, they do offer up this caveat; Homeowners without any […]

Eviction Moratorium is Lifted—Again

August 31st, 2021

Eviction Moratorium is Lifted—Again On August 26, 2021, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the CDC moratorium was not lawful and that only Congress has the authority to implement a law to establish a moratorium. Evictions can now move forward as normal within the limitations of the local courts. Congress couldn’t muster enough votes the last […]