Recent St. Louis Housing News

Housing market seen improving this year
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A limited supply and rising demand for houses will produce what real estate experts say should be a healthy market this year in the St. Louis area. Dawn Kennedy, chief executive of the St. Louis Association of Realtors, said the median house price on ... [...]
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No longer a buyer's market for homes?
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Lynne and Brandon's Scott's house-hunting story sounds like something out of the housing bubble of 2006. They got in a bidding war. “We were surprised. Houses are moving very quickly,” said Lynne Scott. “My husband and I have gone numb with the ... [...]
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RealtyTrac says St. Louis leads in homes that sell for less than market value
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A report released Thursday says the city of St. Louis led the nation in the average price, by percentage, of homes that sold in April for less than their estimated market value. The report by RealtyTrac, a real estate data company, said St. Louis homes ... [...]
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St. Louis housing market favors buyers, report says
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A report released Thursday says the city of St. Louis led the nation in the average price, by percentage, of homes that sold in April for less than their estimated market value. The report by RealtyTrac, a real estate data company, said St. Louis homes ... [...]
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Index shows house prices stalling in St. Louis
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Private-sector reports have been more upbeat about the St. Louis housing market. CoreLogic shows a 4.8 percent price gain between March 2014 and March 2015, and Zillow says prices rose 3.7 percent. The FHFA's broader all-transactions index, which ... [...]
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Sara Investment buys Fenton building
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Four months after opening an office in Chesterfield, Sara Investment Real Estate of Madison, Wis., has bought its first property in the St. Louis area. Sara Investment said Tuesday it has completed its purchase of the 49,996-square-foot building at ... [...]
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Luxury home sales picking up in St. Louis
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The new boss of Build-A-Bear Workshop Inc. and her family initially targeted Clayton as the preferred location of their new home. But the scarcity of available high-end homes there prompted the family of Sharon Price John, who this month became chief ... [...]
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Vacancies slide as St. Louis apartment market recovers
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Rents are up a little. Vacancy rates are down considerably. Landlords are happy, but they are not happy enough to start building lots of new apartments. That's the situation in the St. Louis-area apartment market six years after housing began its big ... [...]
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St. Louis turns to data to guide development
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St. Louis officials are trying a new tool in their efforts to boost city neighborhoods: data. And that could mean a big shift in the way they dole out community development money. The city on Tuesday unveiled a new “market value analysis” of city real ... [...]
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Inventory of homes for sale remains low in St. Louis area
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Barbara Heise has worked in residential real estate sales for three decades, but she's never seen a market like this one, with so few homes for buyers to choose from. “My listing inventory is the lowest it's ever been, and it's been like this for ... [...]
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Gershman Commercial Announces April Lease & Sales Transactions
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Lily Seymour, Stephen G. Symsack and Roger Zigler of Gershman Commercial Real Estate represented Mi Caribe, LLC in the lease of 4,850 SF of office space in The Coronada located at 3701 Lindell Boulevard in St. Louis, MO from St. Louis Properties I, ... [...]
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Luxury home category thrives
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Luxury home sales in the St. Louis area largely avoided the deep slump that affected the rest of the housing market during the recession. Sales of homes costing more than $1 million barely skipped a beat and began rebounding in 2009, when the economic ... [...]
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Public housing high-rises to become part of the past in St. Louis
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Inside the brown brick high-rise, the notices have been delivered. Soon, the building just north of Grand Center is coming down. Residents such as Davonda McElroy are being relocated to other locations run by the St. Louis Housing Authority. [...]
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Check out the 10 priciest homes in St. Louis
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Luxury home sales in the St. Louis area largely avoided the deep slump that affected the rest of the housing market during the recession. Sales of homes costing more than $1 million barely skipped a beat and began rebounding in 2009, when the economic ... [...]
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St. Louis is hot spot for 'underwater' mortgages
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Metro St. Louis is a national hot spot for “underwater” mortgages, according to a new study, and the problem is particularly acute in north St. Louis County. Half or more of homeowners with mortgages owe more than their homes are worth in ZIP code ... [...]
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A zombie is revived in Wentzville
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WENTZVILLE • A zombie is coming back to life. Payne Family Homes is reviving the partly built Huntleigh Ridge subdivision, where construction halted in 2012. Zombies — the living dead of the home building industry — were common in parts of the South ... [...]
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Media portrayals hinder Ferguson, housing experts say
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News media stories that showed the unrest in Ferguson as a result of the Michael Brown shooting hinder the city and surrounding area's housing market, housing experts said Friday. Don Brinker, homeownership manager of the Missouri Housing ... [...]
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Look Back • Housing crunch during Depression and World War II inspires …
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ST. LOUIS • On Sunday, Oct. 20, 1929, the Post-Dispatch classified section included five pages of homes for sale. In the Fairlight Downs subdivision in Olivette, new homes with “every improvement completed” were offered for $8,750. New bungalows in the ... [...]
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St. Louis faces luxury apartment glut
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Seven years after the great housing bust, could St. Louis be headed for a glut in upscale apartments? It's possible, say some real estate players. After a long dry spell, St. Louis is seeing an uptick in construction of multifamily buildings, both ... [...]
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St. Louis housing prices rose nearly 5 percent last year
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St. Louis area housing prices perked up at the end of 2014 and posted a 4.65 percent gain for the year, figures from the federal government show. Metro-area house prices jumped 1.95 percent in the fourth quarter, as measured by the Federal Housing ... [...]
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After losing big, Michael Roberts resurfaces to offer 'secrets to success'
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One of the Roberts brothers, high-profile developers and former St. Louis aldermen who lost numerous downtown properties and broadcasting assets in recent years, has resurfaced. In a July 16 interview with Ebony Magazine, about money management ... [...]
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Ferguson home sales drop, don't stop
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Riots in the streets appear to have produced no panic in the Ferguson home real estate market. Sales are down, but they haven't stopped. Between August, when the trouble began, and mid-May, 131 homes sold in Ferguson, according to figures provided by ... [...]
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St. Louis attracting migrants, but departures still outpace arrivals
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William Kay, 41, grew up in Maryland Heights and, aside from the occasional Cardinals game, didn't spend much time in the city. For the most part, he said, the closest he ventured was driving to Christian Brothers College high school, back when it was ... [...]
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St. Louis passes bills to reduce Section 8 concentration in poor neighborhoods
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The Section 8 housing voucher program is designed to avoid the challenges of concentrated poverty typically associated with traditional public housing. Tenants receive rent subsidy vouchers from a local housing authority and can redeem them anywhere ... [...]
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St. Louis housing market's on the road to recovery
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The St. Louis-area real estate market is recovering from last year's case of the blahs. That's good news for home sellers, but a mixed bag for buyers. Sales are up as the spring house-hunting season gets into gear. Prices are up, too. Mortgage rates ... [...]
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From comatose to compassionate CEO
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(CNN) -- Not everyone gets to have a near-death experience. Kelly Hager considers herself lucky for hers. In 2010, the St. Louis real estate agent was the CEO of her own firm, married and parenting a 3-year-old son named Brady. Despite her drive and ... [...]
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Near-death experience saves real estate agent's life
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ST. LOUIS — Not everyone gets to have a near-death experience. Kelly Hager considers herself lucky for hers. In 2010, the St. Louis real estate agent was the CEO of her own firm, married and parenting a 3-year-old son named Brady. Despite her drive ... [...]
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Price Reduced! Beautiful Lake St Louis Home For Sale
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http://www.stlouisrealestateexchange.com Fabulous in every way, this traditional home features a prime location plus wonderful living space. Updated from top... [...]
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It's a good time to buy or sell a home near St. Louis
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In fact, the St. Louis housing market has recently gone from a seven month down to a four month supply of homes. But thanks to an increase in employment and those rising home prices, the president of the St. Louis Association of Realtors doesn't think ... [...]
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Farm & Horse Property for Sale – St Louis area (Flake Farms.com)
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Open House Sunday, June 1 (12:00-4:00) 20 Acres with 4-bedroom home, plus guest cottage, large barn and stocked pond. Located just 20 miles from St. Louis, you have the opportunity to work... [...]
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12809 Big Bend St Louis, MO 63122 – (314) 631-3306
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http://www.DecaRealty.com | Deca Realty St Louis | (314) 631-3306 | 12809 BIG BEND – SAINT LOUIS MO 63122 | HOUSE FOR RENT 12809 BIG BEND – SAINT LOUIS MO 63122 | HOME FOR RENT ... [...]
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St Louis Homes For Sale | 4797 Mehl Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63129
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http://www.stlouisrealestateexchange.com This tastefully decorated 4 bedroom 4 bathroom home is move in ready! Upon entry you will notice the open floor plan w/ entry foyer and dining room.... [...]
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St Louis Homes For Sale | 10432 Toelle Lane, Saint Louis, MO 63137
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http://www.stlouisrealestateexchange.com This 3 bedroom 2 bath ranch home is ready for a new buyer! Relax outdoors on the 1 acre of private ground. Cozy up to the built-in fire pit on those... [...]
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St Louis Homes For Sale | 2110 Stansbury St. Saint Louis, MO 63118
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http://www.stlouisrealestateexchange.com This is a turn of the century gem, fully updated with today's standards. If your looking for that city property with old world charm of exposed brick... [...]
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465 Fox Trail Dr., Lake St. Louis – Mickey Olsen Realty Homes For Sale
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Welcome Home! 465 Fox Trail Dr., Lake St. Louis, MO 63367 CALL FOR OPEN HOUSE SCHEDULE. Mickey@mickeyolsen.com. [...]
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St Louis Homes For Sale | 4331 South 37th St, St Louis, MO 63116
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http://www.stlouisrealestateexchange.com Come see this beautifully maintained 1.5 story, 4 bedroom brick home in a well established area. 2 bedrooms on the main level and 2 on the 2nd floor... [...]
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St Louis Homes For Sale | 5320 Odell St. Saint Louis, MO 63139
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http://www.stlouisrealestateexchange.com Why rent when you can OWN this 2 bedroom 1 bath renovated home? This home is move in ready! Nice size living room, high ceilings, updated kitchen with... [...]
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St Louis Homes For Sale | 3820 Berview Ln. Saint Louis, MO 63125
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http://www.stlouisrealestateexchange.com Welcome to 3820 Berview Lane! The backyard oasis awaits! Sitting on an acre lot in the heart of South County - this is not your typical multi-level... [...]
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Commercial real estate executive Floyd L. Sweeney, SIOR, MCR, to launch FL …
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He is a member of the Midwest Real Estate News Hall of Fame, and is past president of both the St. Louis Chapter of SIOR and of the Commercial Division of the St. Louis Real Estate Board. Sweeney was one of the original members of NAI Global when he ... [...]
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St Louis Home For Sale | 17828 Suzanne Ridge, Glencoe, MO 63038
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http://www.stlouisrealestateexchange.com Nestled in a great neighborhood, this fam. perfect 4BR/3.5 Bath Ranch is the matchless blend of comfortable living, ... [...]
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Two real estate veterans head new office
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Veterans Kevin McLaughlin and Mike Carlson of the St. Louis commercial real estate industry head the area's new office of Newmark Grubb Zimmer. The office, in Clayton, is part of the Kansas City-based real estate firm, which is a partner of global ... [...]
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16928 Bordeaux Walk Way, Grover, MO 63040
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19324 Deer Pointe Estates  | Wildwood Missouri Real Estate for Sale near St. Louis
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Listed by Cathy Shaw-Connely | Tom Shaw Realtors | http://www.shawrealtors.com WOW would you look at these views! This home sits on top of a hill of 10 acres. Enjoy the aggregate patio and... [...]
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Homes for sale – 4212 Beethoven Avenue, St Louis, MO 63116
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Property Site: http://tour.homestlouis.com/home/UTZNZF Welcome home to this adorable cottage styled home with great curb appeal and a nice covered front porch. Enter into your living room... [...]
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Homes For Sale Frontenac, MO – Real Estate Pros. in St. Louis at The Gellman Team! (Houses For Sale)
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http://www.thegellmanteam.com/ Are you looking for homes for sale or houses for sale in Frontenac, MO? Real estate experts in St. Louis, Missouri at The Gellman Team might have the one for... [...]
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