Category Archive for: ‘Frank Nothaft’

San Francisco Has The Nations Fewest Delinquent Mortgage Holders

San Francisco Has the Nation’s Fewest Delinquent Mortgage Holders

The U.S. mortgage-delinquency rate dipped to 4.3 percent in March, the lowest since March 2007. In the San Francisco metropolitan area, 1.5 percent of...
Most Bay Area Housing Markets Are Not Overvauled

Most Bay Area Housing Markets Are Not Overvauled

Home prices grew by 7.6 percent in California and 7.9 percent in the San Francisco metropolitan area on an annual basis in October. The San Francisco,...
Most Bay Area Housing Markets Are Not Overvalued

Most Bay Area Housing Markets Are Not Overvalued

Home prices grew by 7.6 percent in California and 7.9 percent in the San Francisco metropolitan area on an annual basis in October. The San Francisco,...
U S Foreclosure Rate Falls To 10 Year Low

U.S. Foreclosure Rate Falls to 10-Year Low

The U.S. foreclosure rate fell to 0.7 percent of properties with a mortgage as of June, with 4.5 percent of borrowers more than 30 days delinquent on...
U S Housing Inventory Sinks To 30 Year Low

U.S. Housing Inventory Sinks to 30-Year Low

Nationwide, home prices rose by 6.5 percent in June, while inventory shrunk by 7.1 percent. Inventory dropped to the lowest level in 30 years in the...
U S Home Construction To See Healthy Gains In 2017

U.S. Home Construction to See Healthy Gains in 2017

Single-family home production, housing starts, and permits are all expected to rise this year, providing at least some relief to a market starved for...
Freddie Mac Bay Area Housing Markets Gaining Strength And Stabilizing

Freddie Mac: Bay Area Housing Markets Gaining Strength and Stabilizing

A new tool to judge the overall health of state and local housing markets has good news for Bay Area homebuyers and sellers: While a shortage of inventory has...
Freddie Mac Issues Bright 2014 Housing Forecast

Freddie Mac Issues Bright 2014 Housing Forecast

Strong home sales in 2014 are dependent on job growth, according to a new report from Freddie Mac, and that’s good news for the Bay Area’s housing...