Housing starts reach highest level in more than a year

WASHINGTON – Americans ramped up their purchases of new homes in April to the highest level. more than a year earlier. That could help offset a shortage of existing homes for sale, which have.

 · Britain’s property market recorded the highest level of sales in more six years over the first three months of this year – but the surge came with a health warning from the Royal Institution of.

According to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp., this is the second highest. the year as a whole,” TD predicts. “Even with the return of starts to lofty levels of the late 1980s, the housing market.

Orlando home building hit the highest levels in more than a decade in 2018, with construction crews starting work on nearly 29,000 single-family houses, townhomes and apartments, according to the.

The refinance share of volume rose to 32% of all loans, up from 29% in September – this despite the fact that the average rate for a 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage climbed to above 5.01%, up from 4.91% the month prior. In October 2017, the refinance share was around 39%.

 · Diesel is at its highest price in more than a year, new figures show. The average price for a litre of diesel reached £1.13 at the end of September, the RAC said.

 · Meanwhile separate figures also published today show that the Church of England more than doubled its monthly reach on social media – from 1.2 million in 2017 to 2.44 million this year. The Church of England’s Advent and Christmas campaign in 2017 was four times bigger than the previous year, with reach rising from 1.5 million to 6.8 million.

Median home affordability an issue in nearly 70% of markets ATTOM Data Solutions Q1 2018 U.S. Home Affordability Report shows that median home prices in Q1 2018 were not affordable for average wage earners in. 41% of markets less affordable than.

 · Over the past few years, the American housing market has recovered from the housing bubble in fits and starts, surging in some areas while lying dormant in others. However, the Wall Street Journal recently revealed some encouraging news: in December 2014, new home sales rose to their highest level in more than six years, suggesting the industry could see some renewed momentum in.

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 · ”The pace of housing starts averaged just 1.2 million for the year, far short of the historical average of 1.5 million starts,” Richardson said in a statement.

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