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US Housing Market Monthly

A round-up of all the latest economic news about the housing market and discussion on how this fits in with our forecasts of the market.

Sample - Supply of homes nears record low

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Don’t fret about June’s weak sales figuresHouse prices are on a streak but may slow in second halfModest housing improvement still holding upPlenty more home sales pendingBorrowers making larger loan applicationsTentative signs that prices are stabilisingSlightly easier credit supporting salesActivity showing first signs of improvementHigh credit hurdle hampering housingPrice falls starting to gather pace again
Median mortgage just as cheap as median rentCash buyers and investors take frightHousing market hit by weaker economyDon't read too much into seasonal boostWorse than the Great DepressionPrice declines acceleratingStill in the doldrumsHousing has never been this under-valuedPrices still slidingMortgage rates rebound
Rebound stallsBouncing along the bottomPrices start to fall backHome sales in freefallDouble-dip begins