Tag: Affordability

Q2 2017 U.S. Median Home Price at Least Affordable Level Since Q3 2008

Q2 2017 U.S. Median Home Price at Least Affordable Level Since Q3 2008

Median Home Prices Rose Faster Than Wages in 87 Percent of Local Markets; 45 Percent of Markets Less Affordable Than Their Historic Norms, an Eight-Year High IRVINE, Calif. – June 29, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest multi-sourced property database, today released its Q2 2017 U.S. Home Affordability Index, which shows… Read More »

Are We Headed for Another Bursting Housing Bubble in 2017?

Are We Headed for Another Bursting Housing Bubble in 2017?

Housing prices may be appreciating at a seemingly unsustainable rate once again in some markets around the country, but Christopher Thornberg believes the nation’s economic fundamentals will continue to be much more sound in 2017 than when the market began to implode back in 2005. “There’s no housing bubble. Not even close,” assures Thornberg, Founding… Read More »

Buying More Affordable than Renting in 66 Percent of U.S. Housing Markets

Buying More Affordable than Renting in 66 Percent of U.S. Housing Markets

Rents and Home Prices Rising Faster than Wages in Majority of Markets Counties in San Francisco, DC, Key West, Hawaii Top Least Affordable Rental Markets Rents Rising Faster Than Home Prices in San Diego, Orange County, Dallas, San Jose IRVINE, Calif. – Jan. 5, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest fused… Read More »