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Do You Fit the Description of the Typical First Time Homebuyer?

December 18, 2014 10:27 am

Do You Fit the Description of the Typical First Time Homebuyer? | Keeping Current Matters There are many people sitting on the sidelines trying to decide if they should purchase a home or sign a rental lease. Some might wonder if it makes sense to purchase a house before they are married and have a family. Others may think they are too young. And still others might think their current income would never enable them to qualify for a mortgage.

Two Great Reasons to Buy not Rent

December 17, 2014 10:24 am

Two Great Reasons to Buy not Rent | Keeping Current Matters There are many young people debating whether they should renew the lease on their apartment or sign a contract to purchase their first home.

2015: The Return of the Millennial Home Buyer

December 16, 2014 10:21 am

2015: The Return of the Millennial Home Buyer | Keeping Current Matters Earlier this month, Zillow predicted that millennial buyers (under the age of 35) will become the largest group of buyers, overtaking Gen X (35-50 years old) by the end of 2015.

New York Times: Homeownership is Best Way To Build Wealth

December 15, 2014 10:21 am

New York Times: Homeownership is Best Way To Build Wealth | Keeping Current Matters The New York Times recently published an editorial entitled, Homeownership and Wealth Creation.” The housing market has made a strong recovery, not only in sales and prices, but also in the confidence of consumers and experts as an investment.

Year-over-Year Change in Home Sales by Price Point [INFOGRAPHIC]

December 12, 2014 10:21 am

Year-over-Year Price Changes by Range [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters