Home Price Perception Index

Renters Biggest Struggle To Owning a Home is Making the Down Payment

Today’s News Synopsis: Trulia’s latest report showed the workers who are having the hardest time finding a home in their own town where they work are teachers, police officers, firefighters, and restaurant workers.  According to the latest Housing Aspirations Report from Zillow, 70% of renters are not becoming homeowners because they struggle the most with …

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CoreLogic Releases Latest Review of the Foreclosure Crisis

Today’s News Synopsis: The Mortgage Bankers Association reported a 2.2% increase in new home purchase mortgage applications last month.  ATTOM Data Solutions announced that their clients can now have licensing access to the Clear Capital operated MLS listing service.  CoreLogic just released their latest review of the foreclosure crisis covering the last ten years. In …

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FHA Loan Limits For Next Year Announced

Today’s News Synopsis:   The Mortgage Bankers Association reported mortgage applications increased 1.2% from last week in their latest survey.  FHA loan limits for next year were just announced today, and it looks like the limits will be increasing due to housing price changes.  The difference between the opinions of appraisers and homeowners is growing …

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Goldman Sachs Lawsuit Dropped on Grounds of Not Enough Evidence

Today’s News Synopsis:   Quicken Loans reported another increase in the gap on opinions between appraisers and homeowners.  The amount of foreclosures decreased 28% year-over-year according to CoreLogic.  A pending lawsuit against Goldman Sachs has been dropped on the grounds of not enough evidence.   In The News: DS News – “More Than Half of Current …

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Don’t Expect Fed Interest Rate Increase Any Time Soon

  Today’s News Synopsis:   CoreLogic’s latest foreclosure report showed a drop in foreclosures to levels they were before the recession.  The divide on opinions regarding home values by appraisers and homeowners continues to widen and is now double what it was before as of July.  Don’t expect to see an increase in Fed interest …

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Homeowner Expectations Exceed Appraisers’ Regarding Home Values

    Today’s News Synopsis: Foreclosures declined by 33.2% in January according to the latest CoreLogic Foreclosure Report.  Home prices increased that same month by 1.4%, although this increase is not expected to last.  The opinions of appraisers regarding the value of homes was lower than homeowner expectations by 0.13%. In The News: DS News …

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