Home sellers are feeling good about 2021

Housing Wire

Home sellers are chomping at the bit. As the economy reopens, vaccinations continue to roll out and stimulus checks reach bank accounts across America, home sellers are increasingly optimistic. The post Home sellers are feeling good about 2021 appeared first on HousingWire.

An open letter to home sellers in a crazy market

Sacramento Appraisal Blog

Dear Sellers, How are things? I hope all is well. The housing market is so chaotic right now, so I wanted to share some thoughts and advice that I thought might help. This is coming from a good place and it’s based on observations and conversations with the real estate community.

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Study: 24% of sellers received four or more offers in 2021

Housing Wire

home sellers received four or more offers on their home in 2021, according to Zillow’s latest consumer housing trends report. Typical sellers received two offers, which is the same as the past three years. About two-thirds of sellers (65%) also reported buying a home.

Fannie Mae: Sellers still thriving as home prices stay high

Housing Wire

Sellers, rejoice. The post Fannie Mae: Sellers still thriving as home prices stay high appeared first on HousingWire. Mortgage Politics & Money Real Estate Fannie Mae fannie mae home purchase sentiment index Homebuyer confidence low inventory MORTGAGE RATES seller's market Zillow

Sellers Realize Record Profits After Sale

Appraisal Buzz

that have enough data to be statistically relevant; this is the highest levels recorded, … The post Sellers Realize Record Profits After Sale appeared first on theMReport.com. The post Sellers Realize Record Profits After Sale appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

Massive home price appreciation set to slow as sellers return

Housing Wire

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Unrealistic sellers & my favorite housing analogy

Sacramento Appraisal Blog

I’d love to share a helpful analogy for today’s housing market, let’s talk about unrealistic seller expectations, and then unpack some fresh stats. I have three things on my mind today.

Sellers Lowering Listing Prices to Sway Buyers

Appraisal Buzz

Mortgage rates have surged as government efforts seek to combat inflation, while the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate hit 5% in April for the first time since … The post Sellers Lowering Listing Prices to Sway Buyers appeared first on theMReport.com.

As home prices skyrocketed, sellers made killer profits in 2021

Housing Wire

home sellers made a pretty penny in 2021, with the nationwide realized profit growing by 45% year-over-year, according to a new analysis published by real estate data vendor ATTOM this week. What a year 2021 was for home sellers and the housing market all around the U.S.

FHFA proposal for seller servicer requirements is mixed bag

Housing Wire

The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) proposed some key changes to requirements for single-family seller servicers that do business with the enterprises. But they are the rules of the road if a seller or servicer wants to do business with either of the GSEs.

Inflation Impeding Prospective Home Buyers and Sellers

Appraisal Buzz

The post Inflation Impeding Prospective Home Buyers and Sellers appeared first on theMReport.com. The post Inflation Impeding Prospective Home Buyers and Sellers appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

Rocket Homes Launches Single-Platform for Buyers and Sellers

Appraisal Buzz

The post Rocket Homes Launches Single-Platform for Buyers and Sellers appeared first on theMReport.com. The post Rocket Homes Launches Single-Platform for Buyers and Sellers appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

FHFA Seeks Input on Eligibility Requirements for GSE Seller/Servicers

Appraisal Buzz

Request for input seeks to strengthen, and provide transparency, required capital and liquidity for GSE seller/servicers with different business models. The post FHFA Seeks Input on Eligibility Requirements for GSE Seller/Servicers appeared first on DSNews.

Price Drops Indicate Increasing Buyer/Seller Balance

Appraisal Buzz

The post Price Drops Indicate Increasing Buyer/Seller Balance appeared first on theMReport.com. The post Price Drops Indicate Increasing Buyer/Seller Balance appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

Risks of nonbank mortgage sellers and servicers revisited

Housing Wire

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Fannie Mae: buyer, seller confidence should rise soon

Housing Wire

The post Fannie Mae: buyer, seller confidence should rise soon appeared first on HousingWire. Fannie Mae ‘s Home Purchase Sentiment Index (HPSI), a composite index designed to track the housing market and consumer confidence to sell or buy a home, fell 1.2 points in February.

Spring Buying Season Projected to be a “Seller’s Market”

Appraisal Buzz

It is important to understand all of the underlying factors contributing to this … The post Spring Buying Season Projected to be a “Seller’s Market” appeared first on theMReport.com.

Home Sellers Continue to Land Record Profits

Appraisal Buzz

Low rates and tight inventory is equaling a greater return for sellers, as more homebuyers are dipping deeper into their pockets to land the home of their dreams. The post Home Sellers Continue to Land Record Profits appeared first on theMReport.com.

Home Sellers Benefit From Ideal “Perfect Storm”

Appraisal Buzz

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Why are sellers sitting on the housing market sidelines?

Housing Wire

A whopping 63% of sellers are also buyers, which poses yet another concern. It’s actually a seller’s market in most areas, meaning homeowners can get top-dollar for their properties — not to mention sell in record-setting time. . For-sale inventory is at record lows.

Fannie Mae survey confirms: It’s a seller’s market

Housing Wire

On the flip side, the percentage of people who believe it is a good time to sell increased 4% last month to 45% as July reports reflected a seller’s market. The post Fannie Mae survey confirms: It’s a seller’s market appeared first on HousingWire.

Price Bubbles, Rising Prices Concern Consumers and Sellers

Appraisal Buzz

More than 77% of homebuyers and sellers believe there’s a housing price bubble in the area where they live, according to a survey in a new report from Redfin. The post Price Bubbles, Rising Prices Concern Consumers and Sellers appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

Sellers Should Start Preparing Their Homes for Sale Post Haste

Appraisal Buzz

As part of “Listapalooza,” Realtor.com has released a slew of new data showing that potential sellers should think about preparing their home to sell now, during the time leading up to the traditional market frenzy that occurs starting in late spring to the end of summer. According to Realtor.com, 64% of prospective sellers anticipate doing … The post Sellers Should Start Preparing Their Homes for Sale Post Haste appeared first on theMReport.com.

Seller’s Market Closes 2021 on High Note

Appraisal Buzz

The post Seller’s Market Closes 2021 on High Note appeared first on theMReport.com. The post Seller’s Market Closes 2021 on High Note appeared first on Appraisal Buzz. CoreLogic experts predict annual home price growth to slow to 2.8%

Why ‘Listapalooza’ Might Be a Key Week for Home Sellers

Appraisal Buzz

As buyer interest accelerates before the Spring buying season, getting ahead of the competition is projected to pay off for 2022 sellers. The post Why ‘Listapalooza’ Might Be a Key Week for Home Sellers appeared first on theMReport.com. The post Why ‘Listapalooza’ Might Be a Key Week for Home Sellers appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

Sellers Continue to Net Record Profit in Q3

Appraisal Buzz

ATTOM reports that as the national medium home sales continue on a torrid record pace, home sellers are increasing their profit margin by as much as 48% in the third quarter. The post Sellers Continue to Net Record Profit in Q3 appeared first on theMReport.com.

Survey: Majority of Potential Sellers Plan to List by Summer’s End

Appraisal Buzz

As part of “Listapalooza,” Realtor.com has released a slew of new data showing that potential sellers should think about preparing their home to sell now, during the time leading up to the traditional market frenzy that occurs starting in late spring to the end of summer.

Zillow: Pandemic uncertainty is keeping 34% of home sellers out of the market

Housing Wire

Hesitant home sellers could be one reason there is such low housing inventory, according to a report from Zillow. Thirty-four percent of would-be home sellers said they are staying out of the market due to the uncertainty caused by COVID-19. “Potential sellers are likely correct that home prices have yet to reach their peak, but in the long run, prices tend to rise, so there’s no clear ‘right time’ to sell,” Zillow Senior Economist Jeff Tucker said.

5 tips for buying a home in a seller’s housing market

Housing Wire

There’s no doubt we’re in a seller’s housing market. Not only can it give you a good price range to work with, but it can also make sellers more likely to choose your offer. Having a great real estate agent can give you the upper hand in a seller’s market.

Sellers Are Rejecting FHA/VA Backed Offers; Buyers Passing Instead of Compromising

Appraisal Buzz

The Urban Institute (UI) says it appears that the current sellers’ market is having a negative impact on government backed loans and the borrowers who need to use them.

Home Sellers Continue to Cash in on Record Demand

Appraisal Buzz

The post Home Sellers Continue to Cash in on Record Demand appeared first on DSNews. The post Home Sellers Continue to Cash in on Record Demand appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

Home Seller Asking Prices Up 12% to All-Time High

Appraisal Buzz

For example, fewer than half of homes are selling above list … The post Home Seller Asking Prices Up 12% to All-Time High appeared first on DSNews. The post Home Seller Asking Prices Up 12% to All-Time High appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

Home Sellers Optimism Reflected in Increased Asking Prices

Appraisal Buzz

For example, fewer than half of homes are selling above list price and … The post Home Sellers Optimism Reflected in Increased Asking Prices appeared first on theMReport.com. The post Home Sellers Optimism Reflected in Increased Asking Prices appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

TV: Newsday Live: Hot Tips For a Hot Market: For Sellers

Miller Samuel

Newsday Live: Hot Tips For a Hot Market: For Sellers. The post TV: Newsday Live: Hot Tips For a Hot Market: For Sellers first appeared on Miller Samuel Real Estate Appraisers & Consultants.

Redfin Sees Changes in Lowered Demand as Sellers Begin to Drop Prices

Appraisal Buzz

The post Redfin Sees Changes in Lowered Demand as Sellers Begin to Drop Prices appeared first on Appraisal Buzz. Early-stage homebuying demand continues to falter this spring as new listings fell 7% from a year earlier, according to a new report from Redfin.

Why Homeowners Aren’t Selling in This ‘Super Sellers’ Market

Appraisal Buzz

The post Why Homeowners Aren’t Selling in This ‘Super Sellers’ Market appeared first on DSNews. The post Why Homeowners Aren’t Selling in This ‘Super Sellers’ Market appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

Savvy Homeowners Aim to Profit in Strong Sellers’ Market

Appraisal Buzz

The post Savvy Homeowners Aim to Profit in Strong Sellers’ Market appeared first on DSNews. The post Savvy Homeowners Aim to Profit in Strong Sellers’ Market appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

Sellers Are Poised to Take Advantage of a Hot Market

Appraisal Buzz

The post Sellers Are Poised to Take Advantage of a Hot Market appeared first on theMReport.com. The post Sellers Are Poised to Take Advantage of a Hot Market appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

Buyers and sellers agree: it’s a good time to enter the housing market

Housing Wire

The idea that it’s a seller’s market also picked up steam last month with the percentage of respondents who said it was a good time to sell a home gaining 3% to 59% in October.

As Competition Eases, Housing Market Remains Ripe for Sellers

Appraisal Buzz

Redfin economist Daryl Fairweather … The post As Competition Eases, Housing Market Remains Ripe for Sellers appeared first on theMReport.com. The post As Competition Eases, Housing Market Remains Ripe for Sellers appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.