Round Rock Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Round Rock, TX continually updated from thousands of sources.
Wednesday Dec 10 | via The Truth About Mortgage
There has been increased fear of another housing bubble for a while now, with some markets already identified as bubbles and others supposedly suffering from an affordability crisis . - A market that was less affordable in October 2014 than its peak price during the previous bubble between 2005 and 2008 - A market that was less affordable in October 2014 compared to its historical average since 2000 - A market with a rising foreclosure rate on loans originated this year compared to last year This compares to a historical average of 28% going back to January 2000, and is still well below the 41% average seen in each county's peak month during the most recent housing bubble. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 3 | via AndhraNews
RealtyTrac , the nation's leading source for comprehensive housing data, today released a report identifying county-level housing markets with early warning signs of a possible home price bubble -- where prices overinflate and eventually decline. The report also identified markets with little risk for a home price bubble. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 3 | via Housing Wire
RealtyTrac 's latest home price bubble warning report says that one in five housing markets is less affordable than its historic norm, but almost half are still in line. The report analyzed 475 U.S. counties with a combined population of more than 221 million - accounting for more than 70% the total U.S. population - based on three early warning signs of a possible home price bubble: if the market was less affordable in October 2014 than its peak price during the 2005 to 2008 housing bubble; if a market was less affordable in October 2014 than its historical affordability average since January 2000; and if a market had a rising foreclosure rate on loans originated in 2014 compared to loans originated in 2013. Comment?
Sep 27, 2014 | via Austin American-Statesman
I really enjoyed the PolitiFact Texas analysis of spending per student. They say it is not really the total dollars divided by total students. Comment?
Sep 22, 2014 | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
Specializing in commercial properties, Cathy Coneway-a broker associate with Stanberry & Associates REALTORSA in Austin, Texas-understands just how important location is when it comes to helping both her clients and their business succeed. From identifying areas with high concentrations of the customers her clients are looking for, to locating sites that cater to specific business types, having access to accurate information is vital to maintaining a competitive edge in today's market. Comment?
18 hrs ago | via The Arizona Republic
Phoenix area homes have Texas-sized overvaluation, study days Phoenix-area homes are among the nation's most overpriced, according to a report by Fitch Ratings. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/16Rg275 Homes in the Phoenix metro area are 16 percent overvalued, estimates credit-researcher Fitch Ratings in a report that offers an unusually somber view of the Valley's housing market. Comment?
Tuesday | via Realtor Magazine
Two states known as having some of the hottest housing markets in the country are at the biggest risk of becoming overvalued, mostly due to falling energy prices, argues a new report from Fitch Ratings, one of the nation's top financial ratings firms. Texas and California's housing markets have been making big gains in recent years, but the gains may be unsustainable, Fitch analysts argue. Comment?
Monday | via Dallas Morning News
Fitch Ratings warns that Texas has the most overvalued home prices in the country and that a correction could be coming because of falling oil prices. But local analysts disagree. Comment?
Sunday Dec 21 | via Seeking Alpha
The economy and housing market in Texas has out-performed the rest of the U.S. and was resilient going through the prior recession. The extremely sharp decline in oil prices in recent months brings this performance into question but there are reasons to believe Texas will prove resilient again. Comment?
Aug 22, 2011 | via American Reporter
I am a believer in dreams, and when I had a waking dream a few days after the S&P downgrade of our national debt of President Obama packing his bags and leaving the White House, I was saddened for him and for my country. But the great thing about dreams, if they are truly predictive, is that they give you time to change the future, and I'm going to try doing that with this advice. Comment?
10 min ago | via Monster.com
Thank you for your interest in the Chief Lending Officer -Peoria, IL. To begin the application process, please enter your information below. Comment?
59 min ago | via Cape Gazette
Coldwell Banker Resort Realty recently announced the firm's top producers for November. For the Rehoboth branch, the top listing agent and top selling agent was Skip Faust. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Examiner.com
Paradise Sharks wants our clients to make well informed, educated decisions and with a real estate market that has been fairly volatile this is important. Timing is everything. Comment?
1 hr ago | via UPI
The moment that revealed one of the biggest art frauds of the 20th century wasn't planned in advance, artist Margaret Keane, the subject of the new Tim Burton movie Big Eyes told UPI. Five years after Margaret divorced her husband, Walter Keane -- the man who for 10 years took credit for her haunting and wildly popular big-eyed paintings -- she decided she was done living a lie. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via The Independent
Roisin O'Connor is a journalist at the Independent's online editorial team, working as a reporter, app designer, sub-editor, and digital picture editor. She also reviews live music, literature and television for print and online. Comment?
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC