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Why Home Prices Are Increasing

Why Home Prices Are Increasing There are many unsubstantiated theories as to why home values are continuing to increase. From those who are worried that lending standards are again becoming;

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How Much Do You Need To Make To Buy A Home In Your State

How Much Do You Need to Make to Buy a Home in Your State? It’s no mystery that cost of living varies drastically depending on where you live, so a new study by GOBankingRates

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What Should You Look For In Your Real Estate Team

What Should You Look for In Your Real Estate Team? How do you select the members of your team who are going to help make your dream of owning a home a reality? What should you be

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5 Reasons Why To Sell This Spring

5 Reasons Why to Sell This Spring! Here are five reasons listing your home for sale this spring makes sense. 1. Demand Is Strong The latest Buyer Traffic Report from the 

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You Can Save For A Down Payment Faster Than You Think

You Can Save for a Down Payment Faster Than You Think! Saving for a down payment is often the biggest hurdle for a first-time homebuyer. Depending on where you live, median income, median,

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Seven Spring Tips For Cleaning

If spring is in the air, don't let a musty house spoil it. Here are seven tips for giving the season the welcome it deserves. The best refrigerator cleaner is a combination of salt and soda

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Top 5 Reasons To Hire A Real Estate Professional When Buying Or Selling

Top 5 Reasons to Hire a Real Estate Professional When Buying or Selling! Whether you are buying or selling a home it can be quite the adventure, which is why you

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Mortgage Rates On FIRE

Mortgage Rates on FIRE! Home Prices Up in Smoke? Mortgage interest rates have already risen by over a quarter of a percentage point in 2018. Many are projecting that rates could increase to 5%

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Two Ways To Get The Most Money From The Sale Of Your Home

2 Ways to Get the Most Money from The Sale of Your Home Every homeowner wants to make sure they maximize their financial reward when selling their home. But how do you guarantee that you

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5 Reason To Love Using A Real Estate Pro

5 Reasons to Love Using A Real Estate Pro Highlights:Hiring a real estate professional to guide you through the process of buying a home or selling your house can be one of the best decisions

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The Number One Reason To Sell Now Before Spring

The #1 Reason to Sell Now Before Spring The price of any item (including residential real estate) is determined by ‘supply and demand.’ If many people are looking to buy an item and the

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Bidding Wars Abound

Bidding Wars Abound… How Long Will They Continue? Just like with any product or service, the law of supply and demand impacts home prices. Any time that there is less supply than the market

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Are You Ready For Some Football

5 Reasons Homeowners Can Throw Better Super Bowl Parties! Highlights: Watching the big game at home with your friends & family offers many advantages. There’s more room to entertain a

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2 Major Myths Holding Back Home Buyers

2 Major Myths Holding Back Home Buyers Urban Institute recently released a report entitled, “Barriers to Accessing Homeownership,” which revealed that “eighty percent

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Gap Between Homeowners And Appraisers Narrows To Lowest Mark In 2 Years

Gap Between Homeowners & Appraisers Narrows to Lowest Mark in 2 Years In today’s housing market, where supply is very low and demand is very high, home values are increasing rapidly. Many

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If You Are Considering Selling Then ACT NOW

If You’re Considering Selling, ACT NOW!! Definitely an aggressive headline. However, as the final data on the 2017 housing market rolls in, we can definitely say one thing: If you are

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Why You Need A Professional On Your Team When Buying A Home

Why You Need a Professional on Your Team When Buying a Home Many people wonder whether they should hire a real estate professional to assist them in buying their dream homes or if they should

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61 Percent Of First Time Buyers Put Down Less Than 6 Percent

61% of First-Time Buyers Put Down Less than 6% According to the National Association of Realtors’ latest Realtors Confidence Index, 61% of first-time homebuyers purchased their

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Is Homeownership Part Of Your American Dream

93% Believe Homeownership Is Important in Attaining the American Dream Americans continue to believe that homeownership is important in achieving the American Dream. A recent survey &

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To Stage Or Not To Stage

The Impact Staging Your Home Has on Sales Price  Some Highlights: The National Association of Realtors surveyed their members & released the findings of their 

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Did Your Home Gain Equity

712,000 Homes in the US Regained Equity in the Past 12 Months! CoreLogic’s latest Equity Report revealed that “over the past 12 months, 712,000 borrowers moved into

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Time On The Market Drops To New Low In 2017

                       Time on the Market Drops to New Low in 2017

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Housing Prices Are NOT Heading For Another Crash

Housing Prices are NOT Heading for Another Crash As home values continue to increase at levels greater than historic norms, some are concerned that we are heading for another crash like the one

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Top 4 REAL Reasons We Buy A Home

Top 4 REAL Reasons We Buy a Home We often talk about the financial reasons why buying a home makes sense. But, more often than not, the emotional reasons are the more powerful or compelling

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Home Sales Reach Highest Annual Pace In 11 Years

Existing Home Sales Reach Highest Annual Pace in 11 Years [INFOGRAPHIC] Some Highlights: Existing home sales are currently at an annual pace of 5.81 million, the highest pace since

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Top 5 Reasons You Shouldnt FSBO

Top 5 Reasons You Shouldn’t FSBOIn 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 the industry as&

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10 Things You Gotta Do in Fall to Skip Costly Winter #Fails Such as look for roof leaks before the first winter snow.Image: skhoward/Getty Images Share This Email This Pin This Tweet

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