High prices and tight supply are taking the wind out of home sales, according to a report by the National Association of Realtors.
Demand from homebuyers fell 14 percent in March from February, according to Redfin.
The refinance market came back to life last week, as mortgage rates fell further.
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Home sales jumped nearly 9 percent in March compared with March 2016, as the number of homes for sale plunged 13 percent.
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Homebuyers dominated the mortgage market last week, but refinancers sat on the sidelines despite the lowest interest rates of the year.
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The euphoria for the economy seems to be cooling, and that is taking a toll on confidence in housing, according to a Fannie Mae survey.
Mortgage applications to refinance fell 4 percent for the week and are 33 percent lower than a year ago.
Home equity lines are becoming more and more popular among the nation's youngest homeowners.
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A monthly index of signed sales contracts to buy existing homes rose 5.5 percent in February and was up 2.6 percent from a year earlier.
Homebuyers are trickling back into the mortgage market, but not enough to offset the steep and steady drop in refinance business.
Housing is in high demand in most of the nation, but the housing recovery is becoming increasingly uneven, depending on location.
The supply of homes for sale is now at the lowest level since the National Association of Realtors began tracking inventory 18 years ago.
Higher housing costs have borrowers searching for the best deals on home loans.
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