11 Cities Where Homes Sell the Fastest

11 Cities Where Homes Sell the Fastest California boasted the highest number of cities where homes tended to spend the shortest amount of time on the market last month, based on March housing data from Realtor.com. In Oakland, Calif., the average days on the market for listings was 50 in March–the least amount of days…

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Home Sales Rise…..

NAR: March Existing-Home Sales Rise 3.7% Sales of existing-home sales rose in March, continuing an uneven recovery that began after sales bottomed last July, according to the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®. Existing-home sales, which are completed transactions that include single-family, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops, increased 3.7 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.10…

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House Flippers Return…..

Daily Real Estate News  |  April 15, 2011  |   Share House Flippers Return, Still Finding Profits More investors are taking on the risk of flipping homes, despite falling home prices and sluggish real estate markets across the country. But investors say there are still profits to be made in the house flipping business. Nearly 1 million homes were…

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Colorado Biz Leaders Confidence Soars

Colorado biz leaders confidence soars It’s at its highest level in five years By the Leeds School of Business   Colorado business leaders’ confidence is at its highest level since the second quarter of 2006, according to the most recent quarterly Leeds Business Confidence Index, or LBCI, released by the University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School…

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Americans Still Optimistic About Housing

Survey: Americans Still Optimistic About Housing A sluggish real estate market hasn’t shaken the confidence of the public in how it views home ownership, according to a new study by the Pew Research Center. Eight in 10 adults (or 81 percent) say owning a home is the best long-term investment a person can make, according…

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