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Cape Cod and the Jersey Shore suffered among the sharpest inventory declines. (iStock)
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Here’s where homes virtually sold out in the pandemic

New data confirm what brokers and home buyers have long felt: The pandemic surge in homebuying decimated inventories most...

Here’s where homes virtually sold out in the pandemic
L.A. County signed contract totals stayed strong in April, but new listings couldn't keep up. (Getty)

LA’s signed contracts in April dwarf new listings

Another 5,800 single-family homes and condos went into contract across Los Angeles County last month, as the appetite for...

LA’s signed contracts in April dwarf new listings
Of the 110 metro areas with at least half a million people, 29 saw losses in 2020. (iStock)
National

More urban areas lost population in 2020

Americans made some major moves in 2020, draining the population of key cities. Urban counties saw the greatest impact of pandemic-year migration, according to an analysis of census data by the New York Times....

More urban areas lost population in 2020
Photo illustration of Fredrik Eklund and Dottie Herman (iStock, Getty)
National

Douglas Elliman expands into tight Texas housing market

Residential brokerage Douglas Elliman is gone to Texas. The firm announced Thursday it will expand its presence in the...

Douglas Elliman expands into tight Texas housing market
The housing market needs 3.8 million single-family homes to meet current demand (iStock)
National

US needs 4M homes to meet demand from buyers

The U.S. is facing an unprecedented housing shortage — one that’s creating problems for millennials. The housing market needs...

US needs 4M homes to meet demand from buyers
(Photo courtesy of Winkworth)
National Weekend Edition

London’s so-called skinniest home hits the market

London’s skinniest home is for sale, but the asking price isn’t very small. The 1,034-square-foot home, which measures just...

London’s so-called skinniest home hits the market
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National

Déjà vu: New home sales hit 14-year high in August

Last month, new single-family homes were snapped up in numbers not seen since before the Great Recession, following the...

Déjà vu: New home sales hit 14-year high in August
An acute demand for homes is driving building prices up (iStock, Pixabay)
National

Builders make hay as millennials hunt for homes

Millennials hunting for homes are driving prices up as builders scramble to meet demand. New single-family home sales rose...

Builders make hay as millennials hunt for homes
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