Shadow Inventory of Homes to Take Nearly 3 Years to Clear: S&P

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It will take nearly 10 years to clear the shadow inventory in the New York metropolitan area at the current liquidation rate, S&P estimated on Monday. That’s at least twice as long as it will.

Based on the rate at which banks have been selling those foreclosed homes over the past few months, all that inventory, real and shadow, would take 103 months to unload. That’s nearly nine years.

Gross margin was down 220 basis points to 31.3%, though that was primarily the result of planned markdowns in order to clear excess inventory. nine smaller home and furniture stores. It said nearly.

Real estate owned (REO) is property owned by a lender-usually a bank or government. To make a real-estate owned property more attractive to buyers, the lender may attempt to remove some of the. Shadow inventory refers to real estate that owners plan to sell but are delaying putting on the market.

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Shadow inventory backlog still growing. or more than 3.5 years, to clear the supply of distressed homes on the market in the U.S. as a whole.. In addition to the inventory of unsold homes on.

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The inventory of homes is high with nearly 3.9 million on the market in October, according to the National Association of Realtors. That means it would take 10.5 months to sell through all of the current inventory. In a normal market, there is usually a six-month supply.

As to our buyer profile, about 38% of our first quarter sales were the first time buyers compared to 36% in last year’s fourth quarter and 47% of our first quarter sales were inventory homes compared.

In other words, they were willing to take the risk of building new home inventory. equaled 3.7% of the median new home price, and in some states buyers got an advance on the credit to put toward.

Board of Administration - December 17, 2014 (Part 3) NAR Estimates Shadow Inventory by State – As New Jersey has reported that about 20 percent of existing home sales over the last year were distressed sales it will take a longer period for the shadow inventory to clear than at Nevada’s 70.