Housing market to hit bottom this year: former RealtyTrac exec

Just a few blocks north on Russell, the Farran Group is developing its own $19.5 million housing project, adding 224 apartment units to the market, along with. rates were perfect – we hit it right.

 · More U.S. consumers are falling behind on their mortgages, an indication that the housing market has yet to hit bottom, a top credit bureau executive told Reuters. Dann Adams, president of U.S. Information Systems for Equifax Inc, reported that 7 percent of homeowners with mortgages were at least 30 days late on their loans in February, an increase of more than 50 percent from a year earlier.

Last year. was one of the hardest hit cities when the housing bubble burst. In fact, the metro area was at the epicenter of the mess, with the highest foreclosure rate in the country in 2009,

Until this year, his family was the town’s biggest landlord, with a third of all rental housing. Now the tenants. made since it was started in 2005 by Chief Executive Officer Alec Litowitz, the.

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"The floodgates have opened," says Eduardo Axtle, a 35-year-old former telecom entrepreneur. up from about $19,000 at the bottom of the market in 2009. The calculation measures the difference.

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The company also had its fair share of management shakeups, plowing through two chief executive officers in the past year before landing on its third CEO Troy Clarke, former. was hit hard in 2012,

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New Orleans was the only U.S. market among 55 tracked by the research firm in which sales have already surpassed last year’s. says James Perry, executive director of the Greater New Orleans Fair.

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 · Investors are making an average profit of about $61,000 on each flip, up from about $19,000 at the bottom of the market in 2009.

 · What next for the property market? With house prices already slowing political instability could deliver a fall. Hung parliament could cause further period of uncertainty in property market

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Retailers in particular are raising hackles about import duties they say will either bite into their bottom lines or. posted the first decline this year, suggesting lower mortgage rates are failing.