Category Archives: Market Statistics

  • Sales of new homes rebounded strongly in October

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

    © AP Photo/Steve Helber, File   Sales of new homes recovered in October after a steep drop in September, indicating a return to stability in the housing market.  The Commerce Department says new-home sales climbed 10.7... 

  • Fast Facts from California Association of Realtors

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

    Calif. median home price: August 2015: • California: $493,420 • Calif. highest median home price by region/county August 2015: San Francisco, $1,242,650 • Calif. lowest median home price by region/county August 2015:... 

  • Fast Facts

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

    Fast Facts Calif. median home price: June 2015: California: $489,560 Calif. highest median home price by region/county June 2015: San Francisco, $1,339,290 Calif. lowest median home price by region/county June 2015:... 

  • Why owners often overestimate their home’s market value

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

      Do you know what your house is worth? Would you concede that there’s a chance that your estimate of its value might be higher than what a buyer would pay? A new statistical study, published in the Journal of... 

  • Americans’ Housing Optimism Gains More Momentum

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

    Americans’ Housing Optimism Gains More Momentum amid Reported Income Growth; Supports Forecast of Pickup in Housing Activity This Year Share of Consumers Saying ‘Good Time to Sell’ Reaches New Survey High Katie... 

  • U.S. housing construction hits pre-recession pace

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

    The U.S. housing sector was in full bloom in April, as construction during the month revved up to its fastest pace since before the Great Recession.     New privately owned housing starts – a category that... 

  • Foreclosure Inventory Declines in January

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

        CoreLogic Reports January 2015 National Foreclosure Inventory Down 33.2 Percent Year Over Year March 10, 2015, Irvine, Calif. – —43,000 Completed Foreclosures Reported in January 2015— CoreLogic® (NYSE:... 

  • New-home sales surge 18 percent in August

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

    Sales reached their highest point since 2008 and saw the biggest monthly jump since 1992 Sales of newly built homes soared last month to the highest level since 2008, a sign of stronger consumer demand that — if sustained... 

  • Have You Ever Thought of Investing in Rental Property in Chico CA?

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

    Have you ever thought of investing in rental property in Chico CA? According to Freddie Mac, the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (FHLMC), multifamily rent growth should level out to its long-term average performance... 

  • Home sellers have confidence to repurchase

    BY Coldwell Banker DuFour Realty

      Growth in home prices, Record-low interest rates! Home sellers are more optimistic about repurchasing a home than in the past few years, thanks to strong growth in home prices, record-low interest rates, and better...