Home Price Slowdown Has Far to Go

Mortgage rates – which topped out at 5.3 percent last month before sinking slightly to 5.1 percent last week – combined with rising home prices have pushed the traditional 30-year loan out of reach for many.  

Redfin Adds Rental Listings to Portal

Online brokerage and listings portal site Redfin announced its year-old acquisition of rental listings site RentPath has finally paid off, with rental listings now being added to the company’s website along with for-sale homes and condominiums.

Multiple Offers Stay Steady in Boston into December

Redfin’s monthly report on demand for home sales in the country’s biggest metro areas found the prevalence of multiple offers on residential properties stayed steady into December, a month that typically saw a significant drop-off in buyer interest pre-pandemic.