A record 33.9% of Redfin.com users nationwide looked to move from one metro to another in July and August, up from 32.6% in the second quarter and 26% before the pandemic.
ATTOM, Irvine, Calif., released its second-quarter U.S. Home Flipping Report, showing 115,198 single-family houses and condominiums in the United States flipped in the second quarter.
The Federal Housing Finance Agency released its second quarter Foreclosure Prevention and Refinance Report, showing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac completed 96,945 foreclosure prevention actions during the quarter, raising the total number of homeowners who have been helped to 6,591,002 since start of conservatorships in September 2008.
Initial claims for unemployment insurance rose last week, the Labor Department reported Thursday, but remained near pre-pandemic lows.
Ongoing uncertainty in the global economy could affect commercial real estate even more than the pandemic did, said Deloitte, New York.