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Economist sounds warning on unemployment, housing market
Economist sounds warning on unemployment, housing market

“COVID-19 cases are on the rise and there is increasing likelihood of a further impact on economic activity, which may trigger a corresponding increase in unemployment in impacted industries,” says First American Chief Economist Mark Fleming.

Full House: Pandemic buyers want room for multi-generations
Full House: Pandemic buyers want room for multi-generations

A new report from NAR points to changes in homebuyer and home seller behavior brought about by the pandemic.

Homeownership is increasing during the COVID-19 recession: Here’s why
Homeownership is increasing during the COVID-19 recession: Here’s why

The decision to rent or to buy was once a question of finances and lifestyle preferences, but the coronavirus pandemic has added yet another complex layer to the equation for many Americans.

Chicagoans eyeing Indiana for a move
Chicagoans eyeing Indiana for a move

The third quarter was like a game of musical chairs for many who are abandoning large cities for more affordable areas of the country. See what’s happening in Chicago.

Chicago-area homebuyers help drive Florida’s ‘Zoom town’ housing boom
Chicago-area homebuyers help drive Florida’s ‘Zoom town’ housing boom

Chicago-area homebuyers help drive Florida’s “Zoom town” housing boom

“Chicago winters are hard and with more and more people able to work remotely, the weather in South Florida is a draw for sure.”

Illinois hit hard with zombie foreclosures
Illinois hit hard with zombie foreclosures

Areas hit hard by the pandemic could see a wave of zombie properties once the federal ban on foreclosures expires.

More than 40% of Americans hesitant to move to areas where they’d be in the political minority
More than 40% of Americans hesitant to move to areas where they’d be in the political minority

Another 16% of U.S. residents would consider leaving the country if their candidate loses, up from 9% in 2016

Expect fall price gains, but 2021 could see a cooling market
Expect fall price gains, but 2021 could see a cooling market

The new S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Home Price Index reveals record-breaking August for home sales, up 21% over the 2006 pre-Great Recession high.

Step aside, Terrance Howard: Cesar Pina’s real estate empire is about to hit the airwaves
Step aside, Terrance Howard: Cesar Pina’s real estate empire is about to hit the airwaves

With an assist from 50 Cent, real estate entrepreneur Cesar Piña is launching a new reality show about flipping houses.

‘Affluent trailblazers’ seek luxury homes in nontraditional markets
‘Affluent trailblazers’ seek luxury homes in nontraditional markets

A new report from Coldwell Banker Global Luxury captures the changing demographics and preferences of luxury buyers.

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