BuildFax: New construction, remodeling see increased activity

Last month, a BuildFax report stated that the housing construction slowdown may be easing up. Based on both single-family housing authorizations and remodel activity from September to October, it appears that this forecast held up.  At the time of the October report, BuildFax’s COO, Jonathan Kanarek, stated, “If housing continues

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California’s median home price jumps 6% to $605,280

The median price for a single-family home in California jumped 6% in October from a year earlier. The state’s median home price was $605,280, more than double the U.S. median, according to the California Association of Realtors. California home sales rose 1.9% compared with October 2018. “The latest surge in

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Housing in these cities may become unaffordable by 2028

House prices are still on the rise, and as we approach a new decade, there are a handful of housing markets where home prices could be unaffordable before that upcoming decade ends. GOBankingRates conducted a study where it found 16 cities across the nation that are projected to experience significant

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LenderClose adds two more to sales team

Fintech startup company LenderClose announced Monday that it expanded within its sales team. Dylan Sawyer This is another of the many additions the HW Tech100 winner has made to its team this year. Dustin Halma According to the company, Dylan Sawyer and Dustin Halma were brought on as sales development

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America’s priciest real estate markets

The tech-titan community of Atherton, California, is the most expensive zip code in the nation for homes, according to a report by PropertyShark. The zip code – in case anyone was thinking of naming a TV show after it – is 94027 and the median price is $7.05 million, according

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HousingWire’s Tech100 is back and better than ever

Nominations for HousingWire’s Tech100 award opened in early November, but with one major change this year. Do you marvel at how forward-thinking your company is? Is your company revolutionizing the housing industry? Creating tomorrow’s systems, instead of simply improving the systems of yesterday? Then this is your award. Or…awards. This

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