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DALLAS HOUSING 2Q16: Growth Slows As Affordability Erodes


Affordability pressures are rising, as new home starts in the $200k-250k price tranche dropped 19.3%, signaling a possible extinction of new homes below $250k in DFW The communities opening in 2016 consist of next-generation lot pricing. New lot prices are significantly higher than the legacy lots and will translate to ...

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California Central Valley: 1Q16 Housing Market at 2008 Levels


Building Activity is at the highest level in eight years: Annual Starts through 1Q16 are up 22% over 1Q15 Levels; Annual Closings are up 27% in the Same Period. We are seeing demand stabilize in the more expensive markets and pick up in the affordable markets; Merced County saw annual ...

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