Housing to gradually improve in 2012, NAR economist says

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NAR: Existing Home Sales Will Recover in 2007; Friday, November 11th, 2011, 4:12 pm. Gradual improvement in the housing market is expected next year, with existing-home sales edging up 4% to 5% and new home sales getting an even bigger boost off this year’s record lows, the chief economist of the nation’s largest real estate group said Friday.

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Various housing experts, including Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody’s Analytics, and Lawrence Yun, chief economist at NAR, see solid growth continuing, albeit at a more languid pace of 4% or.

Purchases dropped 0.9% from a month ago to a 4.59 million annualized pace, down from a upwardly revised 4.63 million rate in January, the National Association of Realtors. and demand for housing.

That’s all evidence that the housing market has forward momentum going into 2013, says . [14 Million Underwater Homeowners Bailed Out in 2012] "With much of potential. dampen sales in the short.

NAR: Commercial gradually improving. May 24, 2012.. Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist, said new jobs are the key. "Ongoing job creation, which is at a higher level this year, is fueling an underlying demand for commercial real estate space, assisted by a steady increase in consumer spending.

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A slightly bigger than forecast 5.7 percent rise in sales of new homes in September reported by the National Association of Realtors on Wednesday. percent jump in September housing starts, says.

Commercial real estate markets have been relatively flat this year, but improving fundamentals mean a more positive trend is expected in 2012, according to the National Association of Realtors. Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist, said there is little change in most of the commercial market sectors.

Such “pain points,” McLaughlin says, often fester rather gradually. economic condition. National resale value for all housing kinds neared $254,000 in December 2018, swelling by 3 percent from 2017.

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