Very interesting interactive feature at the online WSJ, revealing just how regional Real Estate pricing is.

Some of the areas total number of home sold (NY, California) appear to be actually down for the quarter.

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Note: The graphic depicts sales volume, not pricing.

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Source:

State of the Market
WSJ
Sarasota is hot, while Cedar Rapids is not. A quarterly look at the housing market, highlighting a dozen cities
http://online.wsj.com/public/resources/documents/info-housing-05Q2-frameset.html

PDF
http://online.wsj.com/public/resources/documents/info-housingstats-Q205.pdf

Category: Real Estate

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One Response to “Housing Markets”

  1. Christopher C. Driver says:

    Could you please help me to locate some good mutual funds that specialize in the Chinese residential or commercial real estate market. Could you also recommend a trade publication in english that tracks the Chinese market?

    Thank you for your assistance.

    Chris Driver
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