Using Your Tax Refund To Achieve Your Homeownership Goals This Year

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If you’re buying or selling a home this year, you’re likely saving up for a variety of expenses. For buyers, that might include things like your down payment and closing costs. And for sellers, you’re probably working on a bit of spring cleaning and maintenance to spruce up your house before you list it. Either […]

Retirement May Be Changing What You Need in a Home

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The past year and a half brought about significant life changes for many of us. For some, it meant entering retirement earlier than expected. Recent data shows more people retired this year than anticipated. According to the Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis, 2021 saw a retirement boom: “At least 1.7 million more older workers […]

Can You Afford To Wait To Buy A Home?

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Consider that this article only takes into consideration interest rates, without factoring in rising prices.   Some Highlights: Interest rates are projected to increase steadily heading into 2019. The higher your interest rate, the more money you end up paying for your home and the higher your monthly payment will be. Rates are still low […]

Sold Our House Very Fast

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““Sold our house very fast and was on top of everything. We live in Texas and our house was in South Dakota. He was able to do everything for us while being out of state. Would highly recommend.” .” – Corey Fisher

Exceptional Real Estate Selling Advice From The Experts

Make sure you know when you can sell to get the most profit, how to price your house, and the best location or time to sell it in. This article will provide you with plenty of advice to help you with these confusing factors. The price might not be right. Make up a reasonable price […]

5 Reasons Homeowners Throw Better Super Bowl Parties! [INFOGRAPHIC]

Highlights: Watching the Big Game at home with your friends & family offers many advantages. There’s more room to entertain a large crowd, and you don’t have to worry about complaints to your landlord if you cheer too loudly! The kitchen is big enough to make as many appetizers as you want, and if some […]

Tips For Your Next Real Estate Purchase

There are many self-proclaimed experts in the world of real estate, but how much do they actually know? When you think about it, many of them contributed to the recent real estate downturn. If you are buying real estate, read these tips. Be moderate in your real estate negotiations. Often, people who are too aggressive […]

Buyer Demand Is Outpacing the Supply of Homes for Sale

The price of any item is determined by the supply of that item, as well as the market demand. The National Association of REALTORS (NAR) surveys “over 50,000 real estate practitioners about their expectations for home sales, prices and market conditions” for their monthly REALTORS Confidence Index. Their latest edition sheds some light on the relationship between Seller Traffic (supply) […]