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7 Graphs that Prove the Real Estate Market is Back! [INFOGRAPHIC]

December 5, 2014 10:21 am

7 Graphs that prove the Real Estate Market is Back! | Keeping Current Matters

Will an Increase in Interest Rates Crush Home Prices?

December 4, 2014 10:21 am

Will an Increase in Interest Rates Crush Home Prices? | Keeping Current Matters There are some who are calling for a substantial drop in home prices should mortgage interest rates begin to rise rapidly. Intuitively that makes sense. The cost of a home is determined by the price of the home and the price of financing that home. If mortgage interest rates increase, less people will be able to buy. The logic says prices will fall if demand decreases.

The Real Estate Market Has Turned The Corner

December 3, 2014 10:21 am

The Real Estate Martket Has Turned The Corner | Keeping Current Matters As we finish 2014, it appears the real estate market is once again on solid footing and ready to advance forward over the next few years. The strength of the market can be viewed using two metrics: projected home values and projected house sales.

Sales Up in almost Every Price Range

December 2, 2014 10:32 am

Sales Up in Almost Every Price Range | Keeping Current Matters The National Association of Realtors’ most recent Existing Home Sales Report revealed that home sales were up rather dramatically over last year in five of the six price ranges they measure.

Home Prices Continue to Rise

December 1, 2014 10:44 am

Home Prices Continue to Rise | Keeping Current Matters

“Broad-based Slowdown for Home Prices”

That is a headline you might have seen over the past weekend. And though it is true, we must understand the story behind the headline. Case Shiller reports on the year-over-year difference in home values. Their latest report revealed that the rate of appreciation has slowed – not that prices are falling!!