June 9, 2015 12:55 pm
The Federal Reserve Bank of New York
recently released the 2015 SCE Housing Survey
. The survey revealed that most current renters would prefer owning and that 61.9% of them plan to buy a home within the next five years.
June 8, 2015 12:55 pm
One of the biggest questions plaguing the current housing market is where mortgage interest rates will be at this time next year. Over the last two months, rates have begun to creep up (see chart).
June 4, 2015 12:55 pm
People often ask whether they should buy a home now or wait. Recently released data suggests that waiting may not make sense as prices seem to again be on the rise. Let’s take a look at some of the data and commentary on the subject:
June 3, 2015 12:55 pm
Each month, many people are faced with the decision of renewing their rental lease for another year or purchasing their first home. One of the questions that must be answered before they make a decision is – “Where are rents headed?”