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New housing market data reveals a stunning shift as these 21 of the top 50 metro areas show price declines for June

New housing market data reveals a stunning shift as these 21 of the top 50 metro areas show price declines for June

It’s finally happening. After soaring 40% from pre-pandemic levels in the greatest boom in decades, home prices peaked in June, and started falling in July. That’s the stunning, sudden shift revealed in a new set of data just introduced by the American Enterprise Institute’s Housing Center, one of the top sources for in-depth, city-by-city numbers …

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Want to get a foot on the property ladder? These are the 'best' and 'worst' metro areas in America for first-time home buyers

Want to get a foot on the property ladder? These are the ‘best’ and ‘worst’ metro areas in America for first-time home buyers

Angelenos, congratulations — you officially live in one of the worst metro areas for first-time home buyers, according to a new study by Bankrate.com. Out of the 50 largest metro areas studied, Los Angeles ranked 49th in affordability, 48th in employment factors, 30th in safety, and 39th in housing-market tightness, as the supply of homes …

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