Survey Finds Short Sales Outnumber REO in January Purchases

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Lenders Make No Material improvement latest survey finds erosion in REALTORS(R)’ satisfaction with lenders LOS ANGELES, Aug 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — More REALTORS(R) characterized closing short-sale transactions as "difficult" or "extremely difficult" than late last year, indicating that lenders’ and servicers’ short-sale procedures have shown little improvement in the past six months.

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Buying a short sale home Survey: High Share of Distressed Properties Keeps Prices Down. – Inventory is shrinking and traffic for homebuyers seems to be increasing, but according to the ""Campbell/Inside Mortgage Finance HousingPulse Trackin

The Southeast ranked second with 73 percent, followed by the West with 71 percent, and the Midwest with 68 percent. The survey asked when homes were purchased, the purchase prices of the homes, the type of homes purchased (short sale, foreclosure, new or existing), and the age groups of the homeowners.

Survey finds housing market in mania: Two-thirds of potential buyers willing to use ‘aggressive’ buying tactics. Is the real estate market overheating and is the CPI missing it once again? A recent survey of potential home buyers found that many were willing to use unconventional purchasing methods.

This resulted in the property not being sold in a short sale, foreclosed and the banks losing thousands of dollars because they refused to go along with the short sale. Here’s a press release from C.A.R. further explaining the frustrations of short sales: Banks drag feet on short sales, survey finds

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Existing condominium and co-op sales rose 1.8 percent to an annualized pace of 580,000 in January from 570,000 in December, and are 13.7 percent higher than the 510,000-unit level a year ago.

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PulteGroup’s CEO Discusses Q4 2011 Results – Earnings Call Transcript – There is also supporting data for optimism, including the increased cost of renting versus homeownership, the shrinking inventory of homes available for sale, as well as survey data. with business.

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Bank REOs and foreclosure has stabilized a bit in the U.S. Some of the hardest hit markets. Survey Finds Short Sales Outnumber REO in January Purchases.