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Don’t Disqualify Yourself… 52% of Approved Loans Have A FICO® Score Under 750

August 28, 2017 9:03 am

Don’t Disqualify Yourself… 52% of Approved Loans Have A FICO® Score Under 750 | Keeping Current Matters
The results of countless studies have shown that potential home buyers, and even current homeowners, have an inflated view of what is really required to qualify for a mortgage in today’s market.

Home Prices Up 6.64% Across the Country! [INFOGRAPHIC]

August 25, 2017 12:21 pm

Home Prices Up 6.64% Across the Country! [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

Study: FSBOs Don’t Save Real Estate Commission

August 24, 2017 12:21 pm

Study: FSBOs Don’t Save Real Estate Commission | Keeping Current Matters
One of the main reasons why For Sale By Owners (FSBOs) don’t use a real estate agent is because they believe they will save the commission an agent charges for getting their house on the market and selling it. A new study by Collateral Analytics, however, reveals that FSBOs don’t actually save anything, and in some cases may be costing themselves more, by not listing with an agent.

Want to Keep up with the Joneses? Now’s the Time

August 23, 2017 12:21 pm

Does your current house fit your needs? Does it seem like everyone else is moving up and moving on to more luxurious surroundings? Are you wondering what it would take to start living your dream life?

More Boomerang Buyers Are about to Enter the Market

August 22, 2017 12:21 pm

More Boomerang Buyers Are about to Enter the Market | Keeping Current Matters
We previously informed you about a study conducted by TransUnion titled, “The Bubble, the Burst and Now – What Happened to the Consumer?” The study revealed that 1.5 million homeowners who were negatively impacted by the housing crisis could re-enter the housing market between 2016-2019.