Home Appreciation Slows in September
CORELOGIC CASE-SHILLER REPORTS DECLINING HOME APPRECIATION Home price gains have been slower this year across the country, but September 2018 marked the eighth consecutive month of home appreciation declines in the North Texas area, Standard & Poor’s/CoreLogic Case-Shiller Home Price Index revealed. Price growth dipped to 4.3 percent. In the 10 months prior, median home sales increased […]
Is Dallas’ strong housing market pushing consumers into renting?
If you’re looking to build wealth, it might be wiser to rent a home in Dallas-Fort Worth than to buy.
HomesUSA.com’s Ben Caballero lands top spot on Real Trends ‘Thousand’ — again
Ben Caballero with HomesUSA.com is the top agent in the country in both sales and transactions, according to Real Trends’ 13th-annual “The Thousand” list, published in coordination with The Wall Street Journal.
RealTRENDS 2018 “The Thousand List”
Ben Caballero tops RealTRENDS’ “The Thousand List” for 2018 as the number one realtor in sales volume (in the millions) and number of transactions closed.
WSJ: Why Home Prices Have Nowhere to Go But Up
By: Justin Lahart Updated June 20, 2018 9:40 p.m. ET There are a lot of people who would like to buy a house, and plenty of them can afford to. Finding a house to buy? That is another issue. Home sales have been less than brisk this year. On Wednesday, the National Association of Realtors […]
Caballero Particpates in Home Building Forecast Panel at NAREE Conference
Journalists and Real Estate Editors from across the United States gathered in Las Vegas June 13th-16th for the Spring conference of the National Association of Real Estate Editors (NAREE), the trade group dedicated to promoting real estate industries reporting, both commercial and residential. HomesUSA.com CEO, Ben Caballero, participated in the Home Building Forecast panel with Robert Dietz, […]
Why Agent Rankings are Based on Production — Not Business Model
Article featured on Inman News Byline by: Ben Caballero, HomesUSA.com CEO | Since I was ranked as America’s number one real estate agent on REAL Trends “The Thousand” list, other agents have questioned my ranking. Recently, one agent read a story about how,
Lennar Chairman Talks About Innovation
Lennar’s embrace of transformational use of technology to drive its business forward became clear to audiences of Hive last fall as Lennar CEO Stuart Miller, a Hive dean, demonstrated ways that data would change local and enterprise decision-making and resource allocation from top to bottom.
Dallas Homes Sold for More than Asking in 2017
Homebuyers competing for a property in North Texas are going the extra mile to make a deal. Last year, almost 40 percent of the Dallas-area homes that sold went for more than the asking price, according to new data from real estate portal Zillow. Nationwide, about 1 in 4 homes sold for more than the original list […]
New Home Sales Explode Higher: Biggest Monthly Jump in 25 Years
Earlier last week, ZeroHedge discussed that US personal savings tumbled to the lowest since 2007, and now they can also conclude that one of the things Americans splurged on last month was New Homes,