Palm Beach real estate

Palm Beach Florida real estate market trends and activity.  We monitor the sale prices, inventory, transaction volume and distressed real estate market.

The big unwind

A big unwind is on the horizon.  Although the low rates and easy money helped propel the real estate markets to new highs, it is important to maintain some perspective on how these levels were reached.  There has been lots of market manipulation “tools” in order to create this latest bubble, so don’t expect it […]

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On the home stretch

Well, we are already on the home stretch in 2018 and trying to see how this year will stack-up in home sales data.  This has been an unprecedented decade of artificial stimulus for the housing market and we will soon find out how the hangover feels.  Our charts today will examine prices, sales volume, inventory […]

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Have you noticed?

Have you noticed anything different in your neighborhood?  Does it appear as if those for sale signs tend to linger awhile longer than they used to?  How about that slick real estate investor trying to flip the house down the street for a quick profit?  Do you think they have seen a shift in the […]

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Take a bite

At what point will higher mortgage rates take a bite out of residential real estate prices?  By looking at a few charts, you will notice that it may already be happening.  Here is a quick look at the trend in mortgage rates over the past five years.  The 30-year conforming mortgage rate as per Freddie […]

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Rolling over

Rolling over is the topic today, as it appears the South Florida housing market may finally be cooling off.  During the month of July we saw prices of houses and condos in the Miami, Fort Lauderdale and Palm beach markets decline.  Our first chart today shows the residential transaction volume across the tri-county area.  The […]

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Leading indicators

Leading indicators show that the housing market may finally be slowing.  It started in California, which usually leads the remainder of the country when it comes to real estate.  As for the latest South Florida numbers, there were some noticeable gains in single-family home prices, and a slight decline in condo prices.   The average sale price […]

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Palm Beach market update

Today we will take a look at the Palm beach, Florida residential market with charts of average sale prices, transaction volume, inventory and distressed properties.  Our first chart shows the average sale prices of houses in South Florida and you will see that Palm Beach led the pack in April with an average selling price […]

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Real estate speculation is a risky business

Real estate speculation is a a risky business.  Markets lose liquidity very quickly once rates increase and transaction volume starts to decline.  Ignoring some of these warnings will prove costly for some in this cycle, just like it did in the last one.  Take a look at this chart of transaction volume and you will […]

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Line in the sand

The South Florida condo market appears to be crossing a crucial line in the sand.  During the month of February, the number of condos listed for sale reached 31,137.  That surpassed the recent high of 31,055 condos listed for sale in February of 2017.  Prior to that, we have to look back to June of […]

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Transaction volume continues to slide in the Fort Lauderdale residential real estate market. Has the latest rally fizzled?

It is always important to look at the monthly data points in a chart rather than comparing year over year numbers.  Various trade groups will provide just the annual percentage increases or decreases, carefully omitting important data points to protect their positive “spin”.  In the month of November, the number of traditional single-family home sales […]

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