Some More Housing Charts

On Tuesday, we told the Housing story using mostly words. Today, we’ll go with an only-pictures review:

More Mortgage resets are coming:


Chart via At These Levels


Median Period (Months) Completion to Sale




Last three charts via Northern Trust

Funny thing: The charts tell pretty much the same story the words did:  The housing story is only halfway done, going to get worse as time progresses. We are not anyway near a bottom in Residential Real Estate.


The Forgotten Resets
At These Levels, Friday, May 11. 2007

All Indicators Point to Continued Weakness in Market for Existing Homes
Asha Bangalore
Northern Trust, May 25, 2007

April New Home Sales – One-Off Fire Sale!
Asha Bangalore
Northern Trust, May 24, 2007

Q1 Case-Shiller Home Price Index
Asha Bangalore
Northern Trust, May 29, 2007

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