Consumers are more confident in housing than ever before: Fannie

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Confidence among U.S. consumers rose in October from a. At the same time, record foreclosures will dump more properties on the market and unemployment will restrain sales, indicating housing’s role.

Consumer Confidence In Housing Market Increasing But Normal Housing Market Still In The Distance By Dennis Norman , on July 8th, 2014 Consumers continue to gain confidence in the housing market but not enough to return us to a "normal" housing market, according to the June 2014 Fannie Mae National Housing Survey.

Ninety-six percent of luxury homebuyers today are leaning on their real estate agent for more acute information than ever before. They are looking for insight into neighborhood lifestyle (65%), advanced new listing notices (64%), advice on housing trends (55%), and support on a personal level throughout the buying process (53%).

Fannie Mae’s Home Purchase Sentiment Index reached a new all-time. Read more

Fannie Mae’s Home Purchase Sentiment Index showed an all-time high in consumers confident about the housing market. The HPSI increased 3.3 points in July to 86.5, up from last month’s 83.2.

allow consumers to more easily find the right mortgage to suit. Fannie Mae’s National Housing Survey.. *Denotes a statistically significant difference between "less than $50,000" and "more than $100,000" at the 95% confidence level

Americans are also more confident with their lives outside of housing. Seventy-eight percent reported they are not concerned about losing their job, an all-time survey high and an increase of 9 percent.

Confidence in Housing Market. Confidence in the housing market spiked in May. The share of respondents who say now is a good time to sell jumped 10 percentage points in May, rising from 30 to 40 percent on a monthly basis, according to the results of Fannie Mae’s May 2013 National Housing Survey. The share of those who say it is a good time.

They bought even before selling their existing house. But the housing market. home prices have more than doubled since 2011. “I decided I needed to do it now," she says, "or it would be to the.

Millennial mortgages close rapidly as low rates raise purchasing power Average FICO score holds steady at 749 for conventional loans and 691 for FHAs. PLEASANTON, Calif. – October 5, 2016 – As the Fed weighs increasing interest rates, average rates on home loans obtained by millennials fell to 3.763 percent in August, according to the latest Ellie Mae Millennial Tracker .

Americans’ Confidence in Housing Nears Survey High, Despite Moderating Optimism About Wage Growth and Job Security. Senior Vice President and Chief Economist at Fannie Mae. "While consumers.

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