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An Easy Way to Find the Perfect Real Estate Agent

August 6, 2015 1:45 pm

An Easy Way to Find the Perfect Real Estate Agent | Keeping Current Matters There is a plethora of real estate information available today in the news and on the internet. It can be extremely confusing at times.

This Is NOT Your Parents’ 3% Down Payment Plan

August 5, 2015 1:45 pm

This Is NOT Your Parents' 3% Down Payment Plan | Keeping Current Matters In their latest Housing Market Insight & Outlook report, Freddie Mac revealed that recent low down payment initiatives have raised concerns that we may be returning to the same lax mortgage qualifications that caused the housing crisis from which we are just now recovering.

Pending Home Sales Remain Strong In June

August 4, 2015 1:45 pm

Pending Home Sales Remain Strong In June | Keeping Current Matters The National Association of REALTORSPending Home Sales Index is “a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings”. The higher the Pending Home Sales Index number, the more contracts have been signed by buyers that will soon translate to sales.

Selling Your Home? Price It Right From the Start!

August 3, 2015 1:42 pm

Selling Your House? Price It Right From the Start | Keeping Current Matters In today’s market, where demand is outpacing supply in many regions of the country, pricing a house is one of the biggest challenges real estate professionals face. Sellers often want to price their home higher than recommended, and many agents go along with the idea to keep their clients happy. However, the best agents realize that telling the homeowner the truth is more important than getting the seller to like them.

Spring Buying Season Extends Into Summer [INFOGRAPHIC]

July 31, 2015 1:42 pm

Spring Buying Season Extends Into Summer [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters