Tag: 2012 housing market

  • Home Affordability Likely Hit Record High in 2012

    Home Affordability Likely Hit Record High in 2012

    2012 will probably go down as the most affordable year on record for homebuyers, according to the National Association of Realtors. A combination of depressed home prices and rock-bottom interest rates created perfect-storm home buying conditions that Americans may not see again for decades, experts say. NAR's... Continue Reading

  • Housing Market Recovery Forecast for 2012

    Housing Market Recovery Forecast for 2012

    By Kerri Panchuk Improved employment figures and record home affordability levels could spawn a minor housing recovery this year, analyst Mark Fleming said Wednesday in the "CoreLogic MarketPulse" report. Fleming says that economic concerns peaked in the summer of 2011 when politicians were stuck wrangling... Continue Reading