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Be Careful Not to Get Caught in The Rental Trap!

August 1, 2017 12:09 pm

Be Careful Not to Get Caught in The Rental Trap! | Keeping Current Matters
There are many benefits to homeownership. One of the top benefits is being able to protect yourself from rising rents by locking in your housing cost for the life of your mortgage. Don’t Become Trapped  A recent article by ConsumerAffairs addressed the continuous rise in rents, stating: “The cost of putting a roof over your […]

Buyer Demand Continues Outpacing the Supply of Homes for Sale

July 31, 2017 12:09 pm

Buyer Demand Continues Outpacing the Supply of Homes for Sale | Keeping Current Matters
The price of any item is determined by the supply of that item, as well as the market demand. The National Association of REALTORS (NAR) surveys “over 50,000 real estate practitioners about their expectations for home sales, prices and market conditions” for their monthly REALTORS Confidence Index.

Inventory Drops Again, Sales Slow [INFOGRAPHIC]

July 28, 2017 12:06 pm

Inventory Drops Again, Sales Slow [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

Americans Still Believe Real Estate is Best Long-Term Investment

July 27, 2017 12:06 pm

Americans Still Believe Real Estate is Best Long-Term Investment | Keeping Current Matters
According to Bankrate’s latest Financial Security Index Poll, Americans who have money to set aside for the next 10 years would rather invest in real estate than any other type of investment.

A ‘Buyer’ in Hand is Worth Two in the Bush

July 26, 2017 12:06 pm

A ‘Buyer’ in Hand is Worth Two in the Bush | Keeping Current Matters
In today’s highly competitive seller’s market where there are more buyers than there are homes for them to buy, some sellers may feel like the ball is in their court.