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Cash Sales Share Falls to Lowest Level in Nine Years

Cash Sales Accounted for 31 Percent of All Home Sales in July 2015

Molly Boesel    |    Housing Trends

Cash Sales Share by Sale Type

Cash sales made up 30.8 percent of total home sales in July 2015, down from 34.2 percent in July 2014. The year-over-year share has fallen each month since January 2013, and is at the lowest level in nine years. Month over month, the cash sales share fell by 0.5 percentage points in July 2015 compared with June 2015. Due to seasonality in the housing market, cash sales share comparisons...

Take a Peek into the Future Housing Market

Using pending sales as a leading indicator of sales activities and house prices

Bin He    |    Housing Trends

It’s well understood that even great economists can’t predict the future of home prices. But can pending home sales prices offer a preview into what home prices will do? A CoreLogic analysis indicates that just might be the case. A listing on a home becomes “pending” when an offer is accepted and a contract is signed, after which it takes, on average, one to two months...

Cash Sales Accounted for 31 Percent of All Home Sales in June 2015

Cash Sales Share Highest in New York

Molly Boesel    |    Housing Trends

Cash Sales Share by Sale Type

Cash sales made up 31.3 percent of total home sales in June 2015, down from 33.9 percent in June 2014. The year-over-year share has fallen each month since January 2013. Month over month, the cash sales share fell by 0.7 percentage points in June 2015 compared with May 2015. Due to seasonality in the housing market, cash sales share comparisons should be made on a year-over-year...

CoreLogic U.S. Economic Outlook- September 2015

Household Formation Bolsters Housing Recovery

Frank Nothaft    |    Housing Trends, Videos

A stronger pace of household formation has been a missing ingredient needed to bolster the housing recovery. Household formation, which refers to an individual, couple, group or family that forms their own independent living quarters, had been running at very low levels since 2007 but has recently accelerated.

The rate of household formation is affected by two primary...

Cash Sales Accounted for 32 Percent of All Home Sales in May 2015

Lowest Cash Sales Share Since July 2008

Molly Boesel    |    Housing Trends

Cash sales made up 31.9 percent of total home sales in May 2015, down from 35.1 percent in May 2014. The year-over-year share has fallen each month since January 2013, making May 2015 the 29th consecutive month of declines. Month over month, the cash sales share fell by 1.7 percentage points in May 2015 compared with April 2015. Due to seasonality in the housing market, cash sales share...

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