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All Gave Some. Some Gave All

May 22, 2015 12:45 pm

All Gave Some. Some Gave All. | Keeping Current Matters

New Construction: Hear Those Hammers in the Background?

May 21, 2015 12:42 pm

New Construction: Hear Those Hammers in the Background? | Keeping Current Matters If you are planning on selling your home over the next two years, now may be the time to act. Demand is high, supply is low and many homeowners are benefiting from an almost auction atmosphere with several buyers fighting for their house in the current multi-bid environment. Higher prices and less stringent contingencies are making it easier for the seller and their family.

More Home Buyers Putting Less Down

May 20, 2015 12:43 pm

More Home Buyers Putting Less Down | Keeping Current Matters A recent post by the National Association of Realtors (NAR) revealed that in the months of December 2014 through February 2015, there was an increase in the number of first-time buyers making a down payment of 6% or less as compared to last year.

Where Are Prices Headed In The Next 5 Years?

May 19, 2015 12:42 pm

Where Are Prices Headed in the Next 5 Years? | Keeping Current Matters Today, many real estate conversations center on housing prices and where they may be headed. That is why we like the Home Price Expectation Survey.

Buying a Home is 35% Less Expensive than Renting!

May 18, 2015 12:42 pm

Buying a Home is 35% Less Expensive than Renting! | Keeping Current Matters In the latest Rent vs. Buy Report from Trulia, they explained that homeownership remains cheaper than renting with a traditional 30-year fixed rate mortgage throughout the 100 largest metro areas in the United States.