4 REAL Reasons Why We Buy A Home!

Posted on July 17, 2018

We often talk about why it makes financial sense to buy a home, but more often than not, the emotional reasons are the more powerful or compelling Read More >>

Want to Sell Your House Faster? Don’t Forget to Stage! [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted on July 13, 2018

Some Highlights: The National Association of Realtors surveyed their members & released the findings of their Profile of Home Staging. 62% of Read More >>

House-Buying Power at Near-Historic Levels

Posted on July 12, 2018

We keep hearing that home affordability is approaching crisis levels. While this may be true in a few metros across the country, housing affordabi Read More >>

Rising Interest Rates Have Not Dampened Demand

Posted on July 11, 2018

Since the beginning of the year, mortgage interest rates have risen over a half of a percentage point (from 3.95% to 4.52%), according to Freddie Read More >>

How Long Do Most Families Live in a House?

Posted on July 10, 2018

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) keeps historical data on many aspects of homeownership. One of their data points, which has changed dra Read More >>

The #1 Reason to List Your House for Sale NOW!

Posted on July 09, 2018

If you are debating whether or not to list your house for sale this year, here is the #1 reason not to wait! Buyer Demand Continues to Outpace the Read More >>

Cost Across Time [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted on July 06, 2018

Some Highlights: With interest rates still around 4.5%, now is a great time to look back at where rates have been over the last 40 years. Rates a Read More >>

Homes More Affordable Today than 1985-2000

Posted on July 05, 2018

Rising home prices have many concerned that the average family will no longer be able to afford the most precious piece of the American Dream – th Read More >>

VA Loans: Making a Home for the Brave Possible

Posted on July 05, 2018

Since the creation of the Veterans Affairs (VA) Home Loans Program, over 22 million veterans have achieved the American Dream of homeownership. Ma Read More >>

Buying This Summer? Be Prepared for Bidding Wars

Posted on July 03, 2018

Summer is traditionally a busy season for real estate. Buyers come out in force and homeowners list their houses for sale hoping to capitalize on Read More >>

5 Reasons Millennials Choose to Buy a Home [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted on July 03, 2018

Some Highlights: “The majority of millennials said they consider owning a home more sensible than renting for both financial and lifestyle reason Read More >>

Next Recession in 2020? What Will Be the Impact?

Posted on June 28, 2018

Economists and analysts know that the country has experienced economic growth for almost a decade. They also know that a recession can’t be too fa Read More >>

What’s the Median Home Value in Your State?

Posted on June 27, 2018

If you’ve entered the real estate market as a buyer or a seller, you’ve inevitably heard the mantra “location, location, location” in reference to Read More >>

Are You Wondering If You Can Buy Your First Home?

Posted on June 26, 2018

There are many people sitting on the sidelines trying to decide if they shouldpurchase a home or sign a rental lease. Some might wonder if it make Read More >>

You DO NOT Need 20% Down to Buy Your Home NOW!

Posted on June 25, 2018

The Aspiring Home Buyers Profile from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) found that the American public is still somewhat confused about w Read More >>

4 Reasons to Sell This Summer [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted on June 22, 2018

Some Highlights: Buyer demand continues to outpace the supply of homes for sale which means that buyers are often competing with one another for Read More >>

Homes are More Affordable in 44 out of 50 States

Posted on June 21, 2018

With both home prices and mortgage rates increasing this year, many are concerned about a family’s ability to purchase a major part of the America Read More >>

3 Issues Facing Today’s Real Estate Market

Posted on June 20, 2018

Last week, the National Association of Real Estate Editors (NAREE) held their 52nd Annual Journalism Conference in Las Vegas, NV. Among the many high Read More >>

Top 5 Reasons You Shouldn’t FSBO

Posted on June 19, 2018

In today’s market, with home prices rising and a lack of inventory, some homeowners may consider trying to sell their home on their own, known in Read More >>

How A Lack of Inventory Impacts the Housing Market

Posted on June 18, 2018

The housing crisis is finally in the rear-view mirror as the real estate market moves down the road to a complete recovery. Home values are up, ho Read More >>

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