Rent Control Goes to a November Vote in Orlando as Rents Soar

Rent Control Goes to a November Vote in Orlando as Rents Soar

A clash over the prospect of rent control in central Florida is heating up this month and will be closely followed across the U.S., as other cities consider ways to address record high rents. The board of commissioners for Orange County, which includes Orlando, last week moved to put a measure on the November ballot […]

US Housing Affordability in June Was the Worst Since 1989

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It was more expensive to buy a U.S. home in June than it has been for any month in more than three decades, as record-high home prices collided with a surge in mortgage rates. The National Association of Realtors’ housing-affordability index, which factors in family incomes, mortgage rates and the sales price for existing single-family […]

U.S. Home Sales Jumped 6.7% in January Amid Record-Low Inventory

U.S. Home Sales Jumped 6.7% in January Amid Record-Low Inventory by Bloomberg Subscription

First American News LLC-Raleigh, NC: Buyers snapped up houses across the country as mortgage rates climbed. The hot U.S. housing market extended into the new year as buyers rushed to purchase homes in the face of record-low inventory and climbing mortgage rates. Get 5-Years of The Wall Street Journal Digital News For $59 Existing-home sales […]

They Rushed to Buy in the Pandemic. Here’s What They Would Change.

They Rushed to Buy in the Pandemic. Here’s What They Would Change. by first american news

First American News LLC: A frenzied sellers’ market led some people to make harried decisions when buying their homes that they now regret. For nearly two years, home buyers have been shopping in conditions ripe for regret. Prices have soared, inventory has plunged and competition has been brutal in markets across the country. With fixer-uppers fetching […]

Warehouse Space Is the Latest Thing Being Hoarded

Warehouse Space Is the Latest Thing Being Hoarded by bloomberg digital subscriptions

First American News LLC, Raleigh, NC: Logistics firms are finding new options to deal with a scarcity of storage, including building multistory facilities and choosing locations farther from coastal ports. As retailers and logistics companies try to stockpile goods to hedge against supply chain problems, they are facing a new challenge: In many parts of […]