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Over One in Five Homes For Sale Has Dropped the Price

More Home-Sellers are Dropping Their Prices Than in Previous Winters as Buyers Seize More Control of the Market

More than one in five homes for sale nationwide dropped its price in the last month. In Fresno it was two in five. More than any time in the past few years, 2019 is shaping up to be a good year for homebuyers. One way the market has shifted to buyers: More price drops. As …

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Year-Over-Year Price Growth Edged Up Slightly in January

Home Price Growth Edged Up Nationally in January While the West Coast Began Seeing Red

Homebuyers are in the strongest position in years as the supply of homes for sale grows at fastest rate since May 2015 The housing market started off 2019 with buyers in a much better position than they were a year earlier. U.S. home-sale prices increased 2.9 percent in January compared to a year ago, to …

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Bidding Wars Have Nearly Vanished

Only 1 in 8 Redfin Offers Faced Competition in January, Down From More than Half a Year Earlier

Just 13 percent of offers written by Redfin agents on behalf of their home-buying customers last month faced a bidding war, little changed from December’s record low, and down from 53 percent in January 2018. Two of last spring’s most competitive markets—Seattle and San Francisco—kicked off 2019 with fewer than one in five offers facing …

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West Coast Days on Market Soaring

Homes Staying on the Market for a Month Longer Than Last Year in San Jose, Portland, and Seattle

Homes for sale are taking longer to find buyers this January for the first time in three years. Typical home nationwide was on the market for 55 days, up from 54 last year. Here’s another sign that the housing market is slowing down, literally: The median number of days homes for sale are spending on …

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