The most expensive US rental markets, according to Zillow
In October, four of the 10 most-expensive rental markets were in one state.
Josh Sherman November 23, 2015
US home sales cool off in October after heated summer
Last month was the hottest October on record — but not for US home sales.
Josh Sherman November 20, 2015
US housing starts see double-digit percentage drop in October
The number of multi-family starts plummeted month-over-month in October, according to the US Census Bureau.
Josh Sherman November 18, 2015
5 takeaways from Douglas Elliman’s October 2015 Market Report
Its findings confirm the strength of the New York City real estate market.
Brent Lomas November 18, 2015
LTD Edition No. 2505 luxury condos are now selling by private appointment in Dallas
The estate-style residences are priced from $1.3 million.
Could NYC take notes on co-living from this Syracuse “dorm for grownups?”
Units will cost $700 to $900 a month to rent, cheaper than a typical one-bedroom downtown Syracuse rental.
Brent Lomas November 17, 2015
Over 50,000 New Yorkers have exited City homeless shelters since July 2014
The City feared that the homeless family population would increase by 51 percent as a result of State funding cuts in 2011.
Brent Lomas November 13, 2015 targets Zillow with antagonistic house-wrapping ad campaign, one of the largest listing sites in the US, is in the business of putting homes on the market. Recently they did exactly the opposite — if only symbolically.
Josh Sherman November 13, 2015
Naftali Group invites children to paint community mural at 221 West 77th
They invited 70+ school-age children from the Jewish Community Center Manhattan to work on a mural project.
Following nearly a decade of volatility, US home prices stabilizing: report
Led by double-digit gains in Colorado and Washington, US single-family home prices in September were higher than they were that month a year ago.
Josh Sherman November 4, 2015
“Wage Islands” fuses art and tech to depict NYC affordable housing crisis
Last year, more than half of renters were considered rent-burdened.
Brent Lomas November 2, 2015
Which cities are in housing bubble territory? New index tracks international markets
Given all the talk of housing bubbles in some of the world’s hottest real estate markets, it was only a matter of time before economists developed an index geared toward tracking them.
Josh Sherman October 30, 2015
Toll Brothers City Living celebrates grand opening of 55 West 17th Street sales gallery in Chelsea
The building’s design by Morris Adjmi was inspired by the architecture of the Ladies’ Mile Historic District.
San Francisco and Denver see largest home price jumps in US in August
US home prices nudged upwards in August, according to financial services firm Standard & Poor’s Case-Shiller national home price index.
Josh Sherman October 29, 2015
NYC is most-searched real estate market in US for international consumers:
The data was collected from a pool of over one million unique international consumers.
Brent Lomas October 28, 2015
NYC Landmarks Commission takes action on 20-year backlog problem
The NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission is in a difficult predicament.
Brent Lomas October 26, 2015
In $5.3 billion deal, two firms agree to preserve middle class housing in Manhattan’s largest apartment complex
Stuyvesant Town-Peter Cooper Village is one of the most significant enclaves of middle and moderate income housing in New York City.
Brent Lomas October 23, 2015
Toll Brothers City Living reveals three-bedroom waterfront model home at Pierhouse
The decorated model residence is a 2,664 square foot three-bedroom, two-and-a-half bath.
REBNY: Demand for ground floor Brooklyn retail space on the rise
Williamsburg’s Bedford Avenue, between Grand Street and North 12th Street, registers the highest average asking rent, at $347 per square foot.
Brent Lomas October 23, 2015
The West saw the biggest housing affordability drop in the US this August
US housing was less affordable at the national level in August than it was at that time the year before, according to the NAR housing affordability index.
Josh Sherman October 23, 2015
Half of US renters want to buy a home in the next 2 years: poll
Landlords all across America are helping renters decide whether or not to buy a home.
Josh Sherman October 22, 2015
Pacific Union International acquires The Mark Company in bid to expand in condo markets
Pacific Union International, a major San Francisco Bay Area luxury brokerage, has bolstered its marketing and sales arms for new residential development with the purchase of The Mark Company.
Josh Sherman October 21, 2015
Toll Brothers City Living’s The Sutton hits 50 percent sold mark
The developer recently announced that its 29-story luxury condo development is now 50 percent sold after its April launch.
US housing starts increase as multi-family home construction ramps up in September
After back-to-back monthly declines in July and August, US housing starts rose in September.
Josh Sherman October 21, 2015
Is buying a home near a new stadium a winning investment?
Even those who don't care about box scores, batting averages or hat tricks might want to start looking into properties near stadiums, a new study suggests.
Josh Sherman October 20, 2015
Most Americans say buying a home is a good idea, but student debt is an ownership obstacle: NAR
Do you believe buying a home is a sound financial decision? If so, you’re part of the majority in America, suggests a National Association of Realtors survey.
Josh Sherman October 19, 2015
These 4 “co-living” companies are pioneering a new industry in NYC
As the industry evolves, a new name for the convenient practice is emerging.
Brent Lomas October 19, 2015