Freddie Mac outlook: Housing activity remains stale

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 · Freddie Mac’s report of more stabilization nationwide in the housing market was right in line with the GSE’s economic outlook for June 2015, released just one day earlier, which showed that.

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Looking at all of 2016, the statewide existing homes market remained stable but was also. For the full statewide housing activity reports, go to Florida Realtors.. Freddie Mac doubled down on its housing forecast for 2016 as it released the .

Housing takes a small step back. Home sales fall by about three percent relative to 2016 levels. House prices continue to rise, but the pace of growth moderates. Construction, which remains well below long-run demand is minimally impacted. Mortgage market activity, will be significantly reduced by higher rates. The slowdown in home sales

U.S. Housing Market Recovery Remains on Track. The national MiMi value stands at 81.2, indicating a housing market that is on its outer range of stable housing activity, while showing an improvement of +0.27% from July to August and a three-month improvement of +2.54%.. Freddie Mac’s.

According to Freddie Mac’s (FMCC) May Forecast, steady housing market growth is expected due to the positive impact of low mortgage rates, a strong labor market, low unemployment, and modest.

Shadow inventory falls 28% from its peak Shadow inventory reached its peak in January 2010 with 2 million units, or 8.5 months supply, according to CoreLogic. In April 2010, the shadow inventory of residential units sat at 1.9 million units.

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2016 Freddie Mac Multifamily Housing Outlook  · The year has so far been a promising one for would-be homebuyers. The seemingly unending rise in home prices started to slow, mortgage rates dipped to unexpected lows and Millennials have finally.

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According to Freddie Mac’s Outlook report, while rents are forecasted to continue rising and more units are added to the market in 2019, new absorption may keep the average vacancy rate in the U.S. top 70 metro areas at 5.1%. Freddie also shows that since Q2 2016, annual multifamily absorptions have continued to increase.