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Bubble Alert! Is it Getting Too Easy to Get a Mortgage?

November 22, 2017 10:48 am

Bubble Alert! Is it Getting Too Easy to Get a Mortgage? | Keeping Current Matters
There is little doubt that it is easier to get a home mortgage today than it was last year. The Mortgage Credit Availability Index (MCAI), published by the Mortgage Bankers Association, shows that mortgage credit has become more available in each of the last several years.

Access is an Important Factor in Getting Your House SOLD!

November 21, 2017 10:48 am

Access is an Important Factor in Getting Your House SOLD! | Keeping Current Matters
So, you’ve decided to sell your house. You’ve hired a real estate professional to help you with the entire process, and they have asked you what level of access you want to provide to potential buyers.

Homeowners: Your House Must Be Sold TWICE

November 20, 2017 10:48 am

Homeowners: Your House Must Be Sold TWICE | Keeping Current Matters
In today’s housing market, where supply is very low and demand is very high, home values are increasing rapidly. Many experts are projecting that home values could appreciate by another 5%+ over the next twelve months. One major challenge in such a market is the bank appraisal.

Top 4 Home Renovations for Maximum ROI [INFOGRAPHIC]

November 17, 2017 10:48 am

Top 4 Home Renovations for Maximum ROI [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

Your Friends Are Crazy Wrong If They’re Telling You Not to Buy

November 16, 2017 10:48 am

Your Friends Are Crazy Wrong if They're Telling You Not to Buy | Keeping Current Matters
The current narrative is that home prices have risen so much so that it is no longer a smart idea to purchase a home. Your family and friends might suggest that buying a home right now (whether a first-time home or a move-up home) makes absolutely no sense from an affordability standpoint. They are wrong!