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4 Reasons To Move-Up This Spring

May 4, 2015 12:39 pm

4 Reasons To Move-Up This Spring | Keeping Current Matters Spring is in full force; the summer months are right around the corner. If you are debating moving up to your dream home, here are four great reasons to consider buying today instead of waiting.

Where Should I Retire? [INFOGRAPHIC]

May 1, 2015 12:39 pm

Where Should I Retire [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

5 Tech Questions that Seniors Should Ask When Interviewing a Real Estate Agent

April 30, 2015 12:39 pm

5 Tech Questions that Seniors Should Ask When Interviewing a Real Estate Agent | Keeping Current Matters We are pleased to have Nikki Buckelew back as our guest blogger for today’s post. Nikki has extensive experience working with seniors and is the Founder & CEO of the Senior Real Estate Institute. Enjoy! – The KCM Crew  If you have not bought or sold a home in a few years (or maybe decades) it is likely that there are more than a few new trends in real estate that you will encounter as you begin to interview real estate agents.

The Deal of the Century??

April 29, 2015 12:39 pm

The Deal of the Century?? | Keeping Current Matters Recently, Freddie Mac published a blog post titled Mortgage Rates: Still the Deal of the Century. They explained that, if you are planning to purchase a home, now may be the time:
“If you are in the market to buy a home, today's average mortgage rates are something to celebrate compared to almost any year since 1971.”

This Advice on Homeownership Hasn’t Changed in 200 Years

April 28, 2015 12:39 pm

This Advice on Homeownership Hasn’t Changed in 200 Years | Keeping Current Matters Last month, we reported that billionaire John Paulson believes in the financial advantages of homeownership. He has often repeated:
"I think, from an individual perspective, the best deal investment you can make is to buy a primary residence that you're the owner-occupier of.”