All posts by Mr. Real Estate

Home Prices Post Biggest Drop in 16 Years

June 26, 2007 No Comments »

According to a housing index released Tuesday by Standard & Poor’s, home prices in the U.S. fell for a 17th straight month. During April, the S&P/Case-Shiller index that covers 10 U.S. cities fell 2.7 percent from year-ago levels, making it ... Read More »

Home Sales Slowest in 4 Years

June 26, 2007 No Comments »

For a third straight month, sales of existing homes fell in May, to the lowest level in four years while the median sales price declined for a record 10th consecutive month. In even more bad news, the inventory of unsold ... Read More »

Top 500 Foreclosure Zip Codes

June 21, 2007 No Comments » released the statistics of the top 500 zip codes throughout the United States with foreclosure listings. The list is ordered by the “total foreclosure listings” per zip code. It is important to note what part of the process most ... Read More »

The Real Beverly Hills 90210 House

The Real Beverly Hills 90210 House
June 19, 2007 1 Comment »

Yes it’s cool, but no, the 90210 house isn’t really in Beverly Hills, California. Or even close to it. Well, at least it’s in the same state. That’s a start, right? The picture above is a screen shot of the ... Read More »

Top 10 Foreclosure Markets

June 19, 2007 No Comments »

According to RealtyTrac data, which we all know can be a bit deceiving, Business 2.0 put together a list of the top ten cities with the highest foreclosure rate. 1. Greeley, Colorado Portion of households in foreclosure: 0.59% 2. Detroit, ... Read More »

Home Builder Index Hits 16-Year Low

June 18, 2007 No Comments »

The NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market index dipped two points to 28 in June, the lowest level since February of 1991 when it bottomed out at 27. The National Association of Home Builders cited a difficult lending environment along with higher ... Read More »

Moscow Ranked World’s Most Expensive City

June 18, 2007 No Comments »

A survey by Mercer Human Resource Consulting ranked 143 cities around the world, using over 200 criteria to compare the costs of housing, transportation and food, just to name a few. Moscow was ranked the world’s most expensive city for ... Read More »