Housing affordability decreases from Q1 2020
August 11, 2020
Although median family incomes were on the rise in 7 of 12 metro areas, and rates on a 30-year fixed mortgage are nearing historic lows (composite rate of 3.23% in Q2 2020), ...
Alabama new home sales may eclipse all-time high in June 2020
July 23, 2020
With 10 of 13 markets reporting new construction sales data for June, it appears likely that new home sales will surpass the 1,000 mark for the first time, according to ACRE's ...
The housing quartile not doing so well during COVID-19
July 13, 2020
The conditions for the 25% quartile struggling to make rent and mortgage payments are not making their way into the housing headlines and are being overlooked by the homebuilding industry and ...
Residential markets in twelve of the 50 largest US metros show signs of recovery
July 10, 2020
Twelve of the fifty largest metropolitan areas in the United States have reached the January recovery baseline according to the Realtor.com
July 1, 2020 AI Answers podcast
July 1, 2020
Listen to ACRE Director of Research KC Conway on the Appraisal Institutte's AI Answers podcast.
Translating it to Alabama
The Counselors of Real Estate release "2020-21 Top Ten Issues Affecting Real Estate"
June 30, 2020
The list is comprised from an annual study conducted among the Counselors’ members and is intended to bring attention to the trends and burgeoning issues most impacting the commercial real estate ...
May new home sales in Alabama increase 7.2% from one year ago
June 29, 2020
New home sales represented 15.7% of all residential sales in May, up from 12.4% one year ago.
Alabama Economic Update June 2020
June 25, 2020
KC Conway shares his analysis and interpretation of current economic data and its impact on the real estate market on both a local and national level.