Corelogic forecast predicts home prices nationally will have fallen 6.6 percent year-over-year by May 2021. A forecast by Haus shows home prices droppingbetween 0.5 and 2.5 percentfrom October 2020 to July 2021. The exact figures,however,are less important than the explanation behind the expected drop.
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Why are house prices rising?
House prices in all the major local real estate markets continue to rise. The housing market is becoming harder for home buyers. The demand is high, and the supply and inventory are lacking.
Are house prices falling in the US?
The share of price reductions, however, remains 4.6 percentage points lower than in 2018 and 2019. The decline in time-on-market has slowed but homes are still being picked up rapidly as demand remains high. The time a typical listing spends on the market is beginning to correspond to seasonal patterns.
What will happen to house prices in 2021 and 2022?
Freddie Mac predicts home sales to hit 6.8 million for the full years 2021 and 2022. Additionally, they forecast house price growth of 16.9% in 2021. However, they expect house price growth to slow to 7.0% in 2022. Strong house price growth is expected to lift home purchase mortgage originations from $1.9 trillion in 2021 to $2.1 trillion in 2022.
Are listing prices slowing in the housing market?
Active listing prices in the nation largest metros grew by an average of 5.2% compared to last year, slightly higher than last month rate of 4.1%. While median listing price growth is slowing, this does not represent that the housing market will crash. However, the share of homes with price reductions in September surpassed last year’s level.