What You Need to Know About the Mortgage Process [INFOGRAPHIC]
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Some Highlights: Many buyers are purchasing a home with a down payment as little as 3%. You may already qualify for a loan, even if you don’t have perfect credit. Take … Read More

Demand for Homes to Buy Continues to Climb
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Across the United States, there is a severe mismatch between the low number of houses for sale and the high demand for those houses! First-time homebuyers are out in force … Read More

4 REAL Reasons Why We Buy A Home!
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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 ones. No matter … Read More

Want to Sell Your House Faster? Don’t Forget to Stage! [INFOGRAPHIC]
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Some Highlights: The National Association of Realtors surveyed their members & released the findings of their Profile of Home Staging. 62% of seller’s agents say that staging a home decreases … Read More

House-Buying Power at Near-Historic Levels
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We keep hearing that home affordability is approaching crisis levels. While this may be true in a few metros across the country, housing affordability is not a challenge in the … Read More

Rising Interest Rates Have Not Dampened Demand
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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 Mac. Even a small rise … Read More

How Long Do Most Families Live in a House?
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The National Association of Realtors (NAR) keeps historical data on many aspects of homeownership. One of their data points, which has changed dramatically, is the median tenure of a family in a home, meaning … Read More

The #1 Reason to List Your House for Sale NOW!
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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 Supply … Read More

Cost Across Time [INFOGRAPHIC]
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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 are projected to … Read More

Homes More Affordable Today than 1985-2000
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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 – their own home. However, … Read More

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