. A report by RBC Economic Research reviewed housing affordability in the third quarter of 2018 and concluded that it was “getting less affordable to own a home in Canada.” The report tracks the.

Miami’s home affordability is dropping, new report finds. by Rincey Abraham July 5, 2017. The U.S. affordability index dropped to 100 in the second quarter of 2017, which is the least affordable level since the third quarter of 2008, according to a new report from ATTOM Data Solutions.

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Affordability for home buyers in Australia eased back in second quarter of 2016 as price growth returned to the residential real estate market. Overall affordability fell by 3.7% and was 2.1% less than the same quarter of 2015, according to the latest report from the Housing Industry Association.

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Home affordability improved compared to a year ago in 81 of the 447 counties analyzed (18 percent), down from 39 percent of counties with improving affordability in the previous quarter and down.

That’s according to NAR’s second quarter housing opportunities and Market Experience (HOME) survey 1, which also found that a majority of consumers believe prices have and will continue to increase and that homeownership strengthens our nation’s communities.

That number is down from 69.3% in the second quarter, marking the largest quarterly HOI decline since the second quarter of 2004. The index peaked in the first quarter of 2012 with 77.5% of American households able to afford the median priced $162,000 home.

March home sales increase in almost all metros: RE/MAX And though the average sales price in March climbed to $452,700 over March 2017’s $434,800 – an increase of about 4 percent. places like the West Hills and Northwest, where homes $500,000 and below.Moody’s considering downgrades on billions in CMBS portion of a CMBS pool, thus improving the pool’s overall credit profile. This report provides an update to Moody’s previous reports and summarizes 2008 defeasance activity. 2 The key findings of this report are as follows: Defeasance activity declined significantly in 2008, to $4.9 billion from $32.4 billion in 2007. This

Only 18% of Bay Area households could afford a median-priced home. Housing affordability in the bay area fell sharply in the second quarter, as record home prices and rising mortgage rates more than offset rising incomes. In the Bay Area, only 18 percent of households could afford to buy a median-priced single-family home,

Inventory shortages continue to drive up golden state home prices, further reducing the number of households that can afford to purchase a home. Here in the Bay Area, affordability improved slightly from the second quarter, though four local counties have the most difficult conditions in the state.