Nicole Friedman Reporter
  • New York
  • The Wall Street Journal

Nicole Friedman covers U.S. housing for The Wall Street Journal.

Focus Areas

  • Housing

80 Articles
2 days ago
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Home Prices Slid in September for Third Straight Month

The Case-Shiller index declined 1% in September from August as higher interest rates made buyers more cautious. Many ...

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13 days ago
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U.S. Home Sales Fell for Ninth Straight Month in October

Sales of previously owned homes declined 5.9% in October from the prior month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of...

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21 days ago
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Home-Price Growth Slows Under Tide of Rising Mortgage Rates

U.S. home-price growth slowed sharply in the third quarter, the National Association of Realtors said, as affordabili...

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about 1 month ago
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New-Home Sales Fell Nearly 11% in September Amid Rising Interest Rates

In the latest sign that rising interest rates are causing a slowdown in the housing market, sales of newly built home...

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about 1 month ago
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Home-Price Growth Slowed in August

The Case-Shiller index fell 1.1% for the second straight month-over-month decline.

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about 1 month ago
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U.S. Home Sales Dropped for Eighth Straight Month in September

Sales of previously owned homes declined 1.5% in September from the prior month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate ...

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2 months ago
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Home-Price Growth Slowed in July

The index that measures average home prices in major metropolitan areas across the nation rose 15.8% in the year that...

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2 months ago
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After Years of Low Mortgage Rates, Home Sellers Are Scarce

Many homeowners locked in the “golden handcuffs” of low mortgage costs find it too daunting to sell their homes now t...

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2 months ago
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U.S. Home Sales and Prices Fell in August as Mortgage Rates Rose

Existing-home sales fell in August for the seventh straight month, and prices dropped from the prior month, the Natio...

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2 months ago
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In a Slowing Housing Market, Sellers Ask: Why List a Home When You Can Collect Rent?

Higher mortgage-interest rates have reduced home-buying demand, while rents for single-family homes have soared in re...

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3 months ago
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Rising Mortgage Rates Complicate Decision on Buying Versus Renting

The costs of buying and renting have both risen rapidly, but mortgage payments are the highest on record relative to ...

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3 months ago
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Home-Price Growth Decelerated in June

The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller index, which measures average home prices in major metropolitan areas, rose 18% in the...

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