2015 Texas Housing Market Predictions

Texas Housing Market

Unlike the rest of the country, Texas did not see a large drop in home values during the recession. The state saw lower unemployment rates than the rest of the nation, and there was no influx of investors buying up distressed properties simply because there were no excessively undervalued properties available to buy. Right now, the 2015 housing market in Texas is hot. Even though the energy industry is in a bit of a decline, this news has yet to … [Read more...]

2015 Arkansas Real Estate and Housing Market Predictions

Arkansas Real Estate

Known as the “Natural State,” Arkansas offers both residents and tourists alike a number of outdoor recreation opportunities. But Arkansas also has an economy that has evolved to meet today’s demands. Six Fortune 500 companies call the state home, including the world’s leading retailer Walmart. CNBC ranks Arkansas as the 20th best state in the nation for doing business due to Arkansas having the second lowest cost of doing business and the … [Read more...]

2015 Louisiana Real Estate and Housing Market Predictions

Louisiana Real Estate

The Louisiana real estate market enjoys some of the most distinct qualities of any state in our nation. It is the only state with political subdivisions called Parishes (local governments that are equivalent to counties). Since many of the state’s lands were formed by Mississippi River sediment washout, Louisiana contains large areas of deltas, swamps, and coastal marshes. Like Florida’s everglades, these ecosystems contain species that are … [Read more...]

2015 Alabama Real Estate and Housing Market Predictions

Alabama Real Estate

Alabama has had a significant role in the shaping of our nation. At one time, it was at the epicenter of the slave trade in the pre-war south. Fast-forward a hundred years and it became the birthplace of the Civil Rights movement. Alabama has undergone all of these things and become a center for industry, high tech research, and education. Automobiles make up the majority of Alabama’s top export, and it is a 2 billion dollar industry in the state … [Read more...]

2015 Mississippi Real Estate and Housing Market Predictions

Mississippi Real Estate

Compared to the rest of the country Mississippi real estate appreciation rates in recent years have been relatively low. But Mississippi residents, and those looking to become residents in the near future, will find that recent 2015 housing market home appreciation rates in the state have been some of the highest in the nation. Just this last quarter rates have risen .94%. At this pace Mississippi is looking at a 3.83% increase by years end. … [Read more...]

2015 Tennessee Housing Market Predictions

Tennessee Housing Market

Like much of the rest of the country, the Tennessee Housing Market experienced a steady increase this past year in terms of home values. Housing market predictions see this trend continuing into next year. Harold Crye, the president of Tennessee’s biggest real estate firm, said that sales would rise about 5% in 2015. About the economy he stated, “The jobs don’t quite seem to be there” yet, but “they’re picking up.” You can compare this year's … [Read more...]

2015 Kentucky Real Estate and Housing Market Predictions

Kentucky Real Estate

When considering Kentucky real estate, a few things might come to mind. Kentucky has certainly had its influence on American culture. Our country has a strong association between bourbon and the Kentucky heartland. Bardstown, Kentucky is the self-proclaimed “Bourbon Capital of the World.” The state proudly promotes its Kentucky Bourbon Trail that includes stops at renowned distilleries like Wild Turkey, Maker’s Mark, and Woodford Reserve. But … [Read more...]

2015 Illinois Housing Market Predictions

Illinois Housing Market

If you are interested in the latest information about the Illinois Real Estate, you have come to the right place. After covering the 2014 Illinois Housing Market, we have analyzed current data and prepared housing market predictions for the state of Illinois in 2015. After a barely visible increase of just 0.5% in 2014, the following year for the Illinois Housing Market is looking much better. Data from Zillow predicts that Illinois home values … [Read more...]

2015 Indiana Real Estate Market Predictions

Indiana Real Estate

After a painfully slow increase last year, the near future for the Indiana Housing Market looks quite bright by comparison. Housing market predictions by Zillow estimate a 3.2% increase for Indiana throughout 2015 which is a huge leap forward as opposed to the 0.3% experienced in the year that passed. This is a great opportunity for both home owners who are interested in selling their properties at the best prices in the following year and for … [Read more...]

2015 Wisconsin Real Estate and Housing Market Predictions

Wisconsin Real Estate

The Wisconsin real estate field has been known among realtors to be slow at best if not downright deprecated following the effects of the post-recession. The past year (2014 through mid-2015) brought with it a 0.1% rate of decline to the 2015 housing market in Wisconsin. Those were only the ripples of a longer period of depression. Things only now seem to be improving for this local market. The rate of transactions is therefore likely to … [Read more...]