“Increasing pressure on list prices.”  3 leading economists and real estate professionals on the housing markets where home prices will fall the most this year

“Increasing pressure on list prices.” 3 leading economists and real estate professionals on the housing markets where home prices will fall the most this year

Some markets may be more vulnerable to declining home prices than others, professionals say. Getty Images Buyers in some markets are already getting — or may soon get — some relief in the form of lower home prices, professionals say. Already in the last 4-8 weeks, experts have noted downward pressure on prices in higher-priced…

Goondiwindi has a tight rental market, but many believe this bodes well for the region

Goondiwindi has a tight rental market, but many believe this bodes well for the region

The air is clean, the grass is green and in the regional Queensland town of Goondiwindi, the rains have brought much more than replenished pastures. Key points: The rental vacancy rate in the Goondiwindi region is 0.1 per cent Rain and good seasonal conditions have attracted young professionals to the region It is a difficult…

15 America’s Housing Markets That Are Actually More Affordable Now Than They Were In 2005

15 America’s Housing Markets That Are Actually More Affordable Now Than They Were In 2005

“Deteriorating affordability appears to be having an impact on demand, which could lead to price declines or even a slight correction in some markets,” one MarketWatch Picks pro told. Getty Images/iStockphoto Rising home prices and mortgage rates have made homeownership unaffordable in much of the United States. Indeed, home prices have jumped 20% over the…