New Zealand house prices are starting to fall – but many buyers remain locked out | New Zealand | Ezine Daddy

NHome prices in New Zealand have seen their biggest quarterly decline in a decade, raising some hopes of a cooling market for those long shut out of sky-high house prices. But the same forces pushing prices down — inflation, the high cost of living, and rising interest rates — are also hitting potential buyers, particularly … Read more

PropTech Retrospect: April highlighted by ESG initiatives and appraisals reform | Ezine Daddy

April ushered in the second quarter of 2022, and with that, the proptech market saw a slew of funding rounds and product launches focused on mortgage processing and environmental reporting. While there was still a significant amount of activity related to property management and rental services, it appears that the approval of desktop reviews and … Read more

Osprey, Nokomis, Englewood markets gain traction as prices rise | Ezine Daddy

Sarasota realtor Peggy Sue Lewis of Coldwell Banker Realty describes the current real estate market in a powerful way: It will knock your socks off. “If it’s like under $800,000 and it’s still on the market in seven days, we wonder what’s wrong?” she said. “Because everything works.” The market has turned previous real estate … Read more

Homeowner Groups Seek to Stop Investors From Buying Houses to Rent | Ezine Daddy

Small groups of neighborhood volunteers are preventing businesses from buying single-family homes and are rewriting homeownership rules to prevent investors from buying suburban homes. These groups, called homeowners associations, spend much of their time enforcing rules around things like lawn care and parking. But they often have sweeping powers to regulate how homes are used. … Read more

Why Tampa has the hottest housing market in the U.S. | Ezine Daddy

Smith & Associates real estate agent Melanie Atkinson joins Yahoo Finance Live to discuss Tampa, Florida’s evolving housing market, COVID housing and population trends, international homebuyers, and Tampa home rental and sale rates. video transcript RACHELLE AKUFFO: Tampa on Florida’s Gulf Coast topped Zillow’s list of the hottest real estate markets, and it wasn’t just … Read more

10-unit apartment complex in Anaheim fetches $2.6 million – Orange County Register | Ezine Daddy

La Palma Avenue Apartments, a small 10-unit, one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment building in Anaheim sold for $2.597 million, or $259,700 per unit. Greg Bassirpou at Marcus & Millichap’s Orange County office represented the unidentified buyer. “The property is in a desirable area and has recently undergone multiple exterior and interior renovations,” he said in a statement. … Read more