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Proof that NOW is a Good Time to Sell

November 20, 2014 12:55 pm

Proof that NOW is a Good Time to Sell | Keeping Current Matters Most homeowners believe that the winter is not a good time to sell. This belief is based on the fact that historically the number of buyers decreases in the winter and then increases dramatically during the spring buying market. Though this is still true, there is an interesting pattern developing over the last few months.

The Importance of Using a Professional When Selling Your Home

November 19, 2014 7:10 am

The Importance of Using an Agent When Selling Your Home | Keeping Current Matters When a homeowner decides to sell their house, they obviously want the best possible price with the least amount of hassles. However, for the vast majority of sellers, the most important result is to actually get the home sold.

Where Are Prices Headed Over the Next 5 Years?

November 18, 2014 7:22 am

Where are Prices Headed Over 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.

Harvard’s 5 Financial Reasons to Buy a Home

November 17, 2014 7:34 am

Harvard's 5 Financial Reasons to Buy a Home | Keeping Current Matters Eric Belsky is Managing Director of the Joint Center of Housing Studies at Harvard University. He also currently serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Housing Research and Housing Policy Debate. Last year, he released a paper on homeownership - The Dream Lives On: the Future of Homeownership in America. In his paper, Belsky reveals five financial reasons people should consider buying a home.

Historic Mortgage Rates by Decade [INFOGRAPHIC]

November 14, 2014 8:10 am

Historic Mortgage Rates by Decade [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters