Most Americans achieve homeowner status by age 29, survey finds



Given the importance of homeownership among many Americans, it’s perhaps worthwhile to ask what is the average age at which consumers reach that milestone?

Appraisers and homeowners now see eye-to-eye



Experts say that the gap between appraisers’ and homeowners’ estimations of their homes’ worth is getting smaller.
The two parties perceptions of value is getting closer, though homeowners still do tend to slightly overestimate the price of their home.

Tips To Make Your Home Ready To Sell



If you’re thinking of selling your home over the next few months, then you will need to make sure it’s ready. Although you can put it up for sale with a realtor at any time, it certainly pays – literally

Pending home sales rise in November, first gain since June



November saw a slight uptick in pending home sales on both a monthly and an annualized basis. The National Association of Realtors said the increase was the largest gain in contract signings since June, boding well for the market overall.

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.

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