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First Comes Income Gains, Then Comes Housing?


If income growth is key for greater household formation, housing analysts say some recent progress on the salary front may soon unleash pent-up housing demand among younger adults.

Alabama residential sales slip 2 percent in August while median sales price continues to improve


ACRE Research reports that Alabama residential sales totaled 4,139 units in August, a decrease in sales growth of 2.1 percent from the same period a year earlier and 210 units shy of our monthly forecast. Nationally, sales were off 5.3 percent in August from the prior year.

New home sales in Alabama increase 2% in July from prior month


The Alabama Center for Real Estate reports that Alabama new home sales in July increased 2.1 percent from the prior month but slipped 9.5 percent from the same period a year earlier.

Advice for First-Time Homebuyers


Are you a first-time homebuyer? RealtyTimes offers tips to help you prepare for your home purchase.

Alabama Residential Sales Improve 2% in July


The Alabama Center for Real Estate's Alabama residential sales report shows growth of 2.1 percent for July, compared to last year. July sales are now up 51 percent from its July bottom in 2010.

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