5 reasons to be optimistic about the housing market



Although housing is facing challenges in the face of ongoing inventory shortages and the threat of tax reform, real estate professionals still have plenty of reason for cheer,

Home prices surge again in Q3 as lack of inventory bites hard



Disappearing inventories are pushing home prices up at a rapid pace in almost all major metro areas, according to the National Association of Realtors.

Report: Homeowners are putting off moving & building more equity



Most homeowners are delaying moving, with the typical seller living in his or her home for 10 years before deciding to sell, according to the National Association of Realtor’s 2017 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers.

Tinkering With Mortgage Qualifications



It had to happen sooner or later. The lower volume of mortgage applications is resulting in some tinkering to find more consumers that can qualify. Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and major lenders aren’t necessarily

6 Tips on How to Get Your Home Ready for Sale



Since you want to sell your house fast, you need to make sure it is ready and appealing to buyers. Unfortunately,

Now you can buy a home on Amazon, but it might not be for everyone…



Amazon.com has deservedly earned its reputation as a place where consumers can buy virtually everything. Now, the site has added a new item to its catalog – homes.

3 Steps To Take Before Refinancing Your Home Loan



However, if you want to save some money over the coming years, it is important to keep in mind that refinancing your loan can be worth the time and effort involved.

Your Dream – Owning Your Home and Dreaming Forward



Your home is the place where you feel secure just relaxing or strategizing your next adventure to brand your mark on the world. Whether that adventure entails emotional or financial risk or both,

Despite housing inventory woes, more homeowners believe now is a good time to sell



More homeowners might be ready to move, helping to relieve the critically low inventory situation that’s been blamed for a recent slowdown in home sales.

Home sales hit hard by low housing inventory supply



Last month saw the number of new contract signings slump quite dramatically, as the industry suffers from an acute shortage of available housing inventory, the National Association of Realtors said on Thursday. The NAR’s Pending Home Sales Index, which is a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, found that the only U.S. region to see […]

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