Real Estate Investor Weekly #11 - May 16, 2022
The best content this week for real estate investors from around the web.
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This Time Is Different
The real estate market—and specifically the borrowers—are different this time compared to 2008. Here’s a chart from Bill McBride showing the credit score of those that have been borrowing.
Home Price Appreciation Predictions
Survey of what people are expecting home prices to do.
Price Reductions Up
Newest data from Realtor.com shows price reductions are up slightly over 2021 in April. Some other interesting charts there as well.
Affordability Distribution Curve and Score
See how affordability has changed over time.
Personal Savings Rate
From this article about down payment sizes.
Keeping Current Matters
The latest data and charts from Keeping Current Matters.
Mortgage Demand Is Up Despite Rising Interest Rates
Starting To See More Adjustable Rate Mortgages (Again)
Mortgage Payments Up
Consumers Expect Home Prices to Continue Going Up
Uptick in Contract Cancellations
Could this be from rising interest rates?
Good article from WSJ about inflation.
New Mortgage Origination Data
April 2022 Originations Market Monitor from Black Knight.
Mortgage Payment-To-Income Ratio
Fortune article with a chart showing it is harder for people to qualify for mortgages.
What will Happen with House Prices?
Bill McBride discusses whether they are likely to Slow, Stall or Bust.