2014 Housing Review

2014 Housing Review: Market Gains Predicted for 2015 This year demonstrated a steady build-up of housing momentum that is expected to carry the market into 2015 gains, according to a realtor.com report released last week. The 2014 Housing Review includes the top 10 real estate trends in 2014, pointing to significant improvements in the U.S.

Homeowners vs. Renters

* In the past 15 years, the net worth of the typical homeowner has ranged between 31 and 46 times that of the net worth of the typical renter. * Homeowner equity is a substantial component of homeowner wealth. The Federal Reserve’s Survey of Consumer Finances, conducted once every three years, provides a snapshot of