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The Economist / April 16, 2015
Note that the data suggest Canada’s housing prices are overvalued by 35 per cent when side by side with Canadian incomes.Read More
Analytics and Forecasting Business to Complement Metrostudy Membership Services and Consulting
Washington, DC – March 4, 2015 – Metrostudy, a Hanley Wood company and the leading provider of primary and secondary market information to the housing and related industries nationwide, has acquired Real Estate Economics (REE), a leading provider of economic and housing information and statistics. As part of the acquisition, Mark Boud – founder of REE and noted industry expert – has joined Metrostudy as Senior Vice President.
“Hanley Wood is committed to expanding our data and informationRead More
New-home sales in August reached the highest annualized pace since 2008. But many builders and economists still expect sales for this year to underwhelm, ultimately either matching or only slightly exceeding last year’s level.
The reason lies in the difference between the volatility of monthly home-sales figures from the Commerce Department and the underlying trajectory of the market established over the past year. The latter shows a pace, on average, of sluggish but steady growth.
Meanwhile, the frothy gain in August new-home sales reported Wednesday by the Commerce Department canRead More