Home affordability drops in second quarter

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s second-quarter economic growth likely slowed to its weakest pace in at least 27 years, a Reuters.

ONTARIO: Canadian home ownership was less affordable in the second quarter as house prices climbed again in most cities, but demand should cool as new mortgage rules take effect, a report by RBC.

First-time home buyers get a break with lower mortgage rates. Slower growth abroad is driving down long-term rates in the United States,

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In the second quarter, 59.2 percent of sales of new and resale homes were deemed affordable for families earning the El Paso median income of $45,300, according to the latest home affordability.

The national median home price rose to $256,000 in the second quarter of 2017, up from $245,000 in the first quarter. At the same time, average mortgage rates fell 25 basis points in the second.

Economic confidence for the nation’s top CEOs fell in the second quarter for the first time in nearly two years over increasing concerns about the Trump administration’s direction on U.S.

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But Affordability Improves From Previous Quarter in 58 Percent of local housing markets; wage growth outpacing Home Price Growth in 22 Percent of Markets, Including San Diego, Brooklyn, Seattle, San.

Rising home prices offset a quarter-point drop in mortgage interest rates to move housing affordability slightly lower in the second quarter of 2017, according to the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index (HOI) released today. "While builder confidence remains solid and sales and starts are.

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The average effective mortgage interest rate increased three basis points to 5.82 percent in the second quarter, according to the Federal Housing Finance Board. Housing affordability is down nearly 35 percentage points from the high of 200 that was set during the first quarter of 2004.

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Rising home prices and interest rates pushed housing affordability to a 10-year low in the second quarter of 2018, according to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index (HOI) released today. In all, 57.1 percent of new and existing homes sold between the.