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A Stunning $441 Billion Paid in Rent

January 8, 2015 10:45 am

A Stunning $441 Billion Paid in Rent | Keeping Current Matters A recently released study revealed that a whopping $441 Billion was spent on rents in the U.S. in 2014. This represents an increase of over $20 Billion from the year before. As shown on the chart below, rents have increased consistently over the last 20+ years.

4 Reasons to Buy Before Spring!

January 7, 2015 10:45 am

4 Reasons to Buy Before Spring | Keeping Current Matters The holiday season is behind us, time to focus on what exciting new experiences 2015 can bring! If you are planning on becoming a homeowner, or moving up to the home of your dreams in 2015, here are four great reasons to consider buying a home now, instead of waiting until spring.

Where will Mortgage Rates be Headed in 2015?

January 6, 2015 10:45 am

Where will Mortgage Rates be Headed in 2015? | Keeping Current Matters We finished 2014 with the 30 year fixed mortgage rate at 3.87% as per Freddie Mac. This is very close to the historic lows in the spring of 2013.

#1 Reason to Sell Now

January 5, 2015 10:42 am

#1 Reason to Sell Now | Keeping Current Matters If you are one of the many homeowners out there who are debating putting their home on the market in 2015, don’t miss out on the opportunity that currently exists. There will be significantly less competition in the winter months than in the spring.

Think You Should FSBO? Think Again! [INFOGRAPHIC]

January 2, 2015 10:42 am

Think You Should FSBO? Think Again! [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters