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139 Straight Months of Home Price Growth

“While continued mortgage rate increases challenge affordability across U.S. housing markets, home price growth is in line with typical seasonal averages, reflecting strong demand bolstered by a healthy labor market, strong wage growth and supporting demographic trends,” said Selma Hepp, Chief Economist for CoreLogic.

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Mortgage Apps Drop 30% YoY

Mortgage application volume fell has fallen for a month straight, with purchase activity constrained by rates nearing the 7% mark and a lack of for-sale inventory.

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Rise in Rates Hampers Mortgage Apps

The MBA reports a near 9% week-over-week slide in mortgage applications, as cautious buyers proceed through the spring season amid continued affordability challenges and limited supply.

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FHFA Details Q3 Home Price Increases

“House prices were flat for the third quarter but continued to remain above levels from a year ago,” said William Doerner, Ph.D., Supervisory Economist in FHFA’s Division of Research and Statistics.

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Fannie Mae: Q3 Home Price Growth Decelerates

“Year-over-year home price growth decelerated in the third quarter, as the sharp rise in mortgage rates—and declining housing affordability—appears to have weighed further on demand,” said Doug Duncan, Fannie Mae’s SVP and Chief Economist.

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