Welcome!




Expand Your Education with These Courses from
Bundle 3: CIPS Institute (US Version).
Effective Presentation Skills for Sales Professionals: Skills for Sales Success: Part Five.
Business Creation – Prospecting: Skills for Sales Success: Part Three.
Accredited Buyer’s Representative.
Expand your education through NAR’s REALTOR® University: A Consumer Advocate Approach to Mortgages: Course 2.

Zombie Nation: Which Real Estate Markets Are Rising from the Dead?

Have a comment on this article? Share on Facebook!

She continued: “An additional factor that has begun and will continue to play a larger role in the market recovery is the fact that enough time has passed to repair the credit many of the people who were in the first wave of short sales and foreclosures and from all of the data we have seen, a large number of those people wish to own a home again in the future.”

Florida isn’t the only southern state to see an improvement. “The Greater Baton Rouge residential market continues to strengthen; inventory and days on market are down, pendings and sales are up,” notes Glenn “Chip” Gardner, vice president of special Initiatives for GARDNER REALTORS, member of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®, who doesn’t foresee the market’s momentum slowing down anytime soon. “We are seeing values rise as the housing supply remains tight; we have less than five months of inventory on the market coupled with increasing demand. Accordingly, we are seeing an increasing amount of multiple offer situations in certain neighborhoods.”

To see a complete list of all 263 metros currently on the IMI, visit www.nahb.org/imi.

Associate Editor Zoe Eisenberg contributed to this report.

Continue Reading 1 2 3

Want instant access to great articles like this for your blog or newsletter? Check out our 30-day FREE trial of REsource Licensed Real Estate Content Solutions. Need easy stay-in-touch e-Marketing solutions too? Try Pop-a-Note for 99 cents!
Join RISMedia on Twitter and Facebook to connect with us and share your thoughts on this and other topics.




Copyright© 2014 RISMedia, The Leader in Real Estate Information Systems and Real Estate News. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be republished without permission from RISMedia.

Content on this website is copyrighted and may not be redistributed without express written permission from RISMedia. Access to RISMedia archives and thousands of articles like this, as well as consumer real estate videos, are available through RISMedia's REsource Licensed Content Solutions. Offering the industry’s most comprehensive and affordable content packages. Click here to learn more! http://resource.rismedia.com