After a frenzied boom and a grueling bust, the housing market seemingly had resumed its spot as a low-drama corner of the U.S. economy. Then came the …
Why is the housing market so hot? 4 answers to the question vexing homebuyers
Over the last year, the median prices of homes sold by Realtors soared 17 percent — a new record, according to the National Association of Realtors. So, why are prices rising so quickly? Here are four fundamental factors pushing up values.