Home Sales http://wunc.org en Duke Study: Minorities Dig Deeper In Their Pockets To Buy Homes http://wunc.org/post/duke-study-minorities-dig-deeper-their-pockets-buy-homes <p>Blacks and Hispanics are paying significantly more in home prices than whites. That's according to <a href="http://www.nber.org/papers/w18069">new research out of Duke University</a> that tracked more than two million home sales in Chicago, San Francisco, Washington D.C. and L.A.</p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 13:34:04 +0000 Catherine Brand 14191 at http://wunc.org Duke Study: Minorities Dig Deeper In Their Pockets To Buy Homes Triangle Housing Market: Advantage Sellers http://wunc.org/post/triangle-housing-market-advantage-sellers <p>Sales of homes in the Triangle jumped 33-percent last month, when compared to January, 2012. The average length of time a house is sitting on the market is down to 115 days, from 130 a year ago. Stacey Anfindsen is a local residential real estate appraiser, and market analyst. He’s says improved sales are tied to a growing workforce in Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill region.</p> Thu, 14 Feb 2013 22:00:18 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 10379 at http://wunc.org