U.S. Homeownership & Rental Vacancy Rates for Q3 2023
The U.S. government is reporting that the national vacancy rates for Q3, 2023 were 6.6% for rental housing and 0.8% for homeowner housing. The national homeownership rate for Q3, 2023 was 66%. Click here to read more.
S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Index Continues Upward Trend
The latest S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price NSA Index reported a 2.6% annual change for August, 2023. Click here to read more.
FHFA Says Home Prices Up 5.6% in Year Over Year
According to the latest Federal Housing Finance Agency’s (FHFA) House Price Index (HPI), home prices home prices rose 0.6% in August, 2023. Click here to read more.
U.S. Construction Spending Up 0.4% in September
The U.S. government is reporting that total construction spending in September, 2023 was at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1,996.5 billion, which is 0.4% higher than August’s revised estimate and 8.7% higher than one year ago. Click here to read more.
Apartment List’s National Rent Report for November ’23
Apartment List says their national median rent fell 0.7% to $1,354 – marking the 3rd straight month of negative rent growth. Click here to read more.
U.S. Employment Situation – October 2023
According to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 150k, in October 2023, with the unemployment rate staying the nearly same at 3.9%. Click here to read more.
Zombie Foreclosures Rise in Q4
According to ATTOM Data’s Q4 2023 Vacant Property and Zombie Foreclosure Report, there were nearly 1.3 million residential properties in the U.S. sitting vacant. Click here to read more.
Percentage of Veterans in the U.S. Population
Infographic: The U.S. Census Bureau says there 16.2 million military veterans in the United States in 2022, representing 6.2% of the total civilian population age 18 and over. Click here to read more.
reiaSense – September 2023
Check out the September 2023 issue of reiaSENSE, National REIA’s monthly government affairs publication. Click here to download.
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