REALTOR® Confidence Index Archive

Cost of Renting a Home Increasing

A number of articles have recently extolled the financial advantages of renting vs. owning a home. Renters are, however, apparently finding that the cost of renting is increasing. Forty-six percent of respondents to the recent REALTORS® Confidence Index reported rental...

Distressed Residential Sales: Market Is Absorbing An Increasing Number

The percentage of Existing Home Sales that are foreclosures has increased in recent months as foreclosures work their way through the pipeline of distressed homes. Distressed sales were reported at 40 percent of total Existing Home Sales in the...