Home values are expected to Rise Through 2018!
Yes, a majority of forecasters and predicting & expecting large-scale investors to sell off the bulk of homes in their portfolios in the next three to five years. They are also expecting ‘nationwide’ that home value appreciation to be about 4.5% this year, with a steady slowdown in appreciation rates each year through 2018.
The forecasters are also thinking that based on current expectations for home value appreciation during the next five years, they are predicting that overall U.S. home values would exceed their April 2007 peak by the first quarter of 2018. We’ll see. We are trying to keep our fingers on the pulse of what we hope will be coming down the pipeline. Watch for more information as we receive!