As renters become an increasingly large segment of the country, attitudes shift, with 57% saying that owning a home has become less appealing.
New reports show recovery solidifying with prices up 7.1% from a year ago.
More Americans can see themselves renting someday, and a majority don't see owning a home as essential to the American dream, a new survey finds.
The latest Realtor.com data found an increase in the number of homes for sale between February and March. Is it a trend or a blip?
The strong home price increases of recent months are raising questions about whether a new housing bubble is on the way. But analysts still see problems ahead.
The latest CoreLogic report finds that prices rose 10.2% nationwide in the past year. Only 3 states showed a decline in home prices.
The number of contracts signed to buy existing homes fell slightly in February, likely because would-be homeowners can't find anything to buy.
About Teresa Mears
Teresa Mears is a veteran journalist who has been interested in houses since her father took her to tax auctions to carry the cash at age 10. A former editor of The Miami Herald's Home & Design section, she lives in South Florida where, in addition to writing about real estate, she publishes Miami on the Cheap to help her neighbors adjust to the loss of 60% of their property value.