Flipping on the Rise in Most Markets as Profits Skyrocket

“Single-family home flipping is on the rise as flippers see growing profits from their endeavors in most markets, according to a report released by RealtyTrac. The volume of house flipping increased 19 percent from the first half of this year to the first half of last year, according to RealtyTrac. At the same time, profits …

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The State of Real Estate

Prudential Real Estate Outlook Survey: Home Ownership Is Increasingly Important to Younger Americans Read about the report:

Peaks and Valleys of House Hunting Online

In general, the most popular times of year for online home searches are at the start of the year and in the summer, according to the Trulia Real Estate Search Report released Wednesday. However, Trulia reveals some fluctuation across the country with a major tendency for online searches to peak when the weather is warm …

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Homes under contract hit 2.5-year high in November

Demand in the Northeast and West drove an increase in pending home sales in November to the highest level in 2 1/2 years. Pending home sales grew by 1.7 percent from October to November and were up 9.8 percent from a year ago, reaching their highest level since April 2010, when buyers were rushing to …

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