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NAR Reports Reveal Two Reasons to Sell Now

July 3, 2014 12:06 pm

NAR Reports Reveal Reasons to Sell Now | Keeping Current Matters We all realize that the best time to sell anything is when demand is high and the supply of that item is limited. The last two major reports issued by the National Association of Realtors (NAR) revealed information that suggests that now may be the best time to sell your house. Let’s look at the data covered by the latest Pending Home Sales Report and Existing Home Sales Report.

Buying a Home? Know ALL Your Options

July 2, 2014 11:54 am

Buying a Home? Know ALL Your Options | Keeping Current Matters In a post earlier this week, we suggested that the Millennial generation’s struggles with student debt and the overarching concept of homeownership are not the reasons for so many first time buyers hesitating to move forward with the purchase of their first home. Now there is another firm suggesting the same.

Buying a Home: The Cost of Waiting

July 1, 2014 11:42 am

Buying a Home: The Cost of Waiting | Keeping Current Matters Whether you are a first time buyer or a move-up buyer, you should look at the projections housing experts are making in two major areas: home prices and mortgage rates.

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Over 100 economists, real estate experts and investment & market strategists were recently surveyed. They were asked to project where home prices were headed. The average value appreciation projected over the next twelve month period was approximately 4%.

Millennials and Student Debt: We Knew They Were Wrong!

June 30, 2014 11:30 am

Millennials & Student Debt: We Knew They Were Wrong! | Keeping Current Matters For almost a year now, we have been trying to debunk the myth that student debt is keeping the vast majority of Millennials from purchasing a home. We explained that Millennials have purchased more homes over a recent twelve month period than any other generation as was reported by the National Association of Realtors).

What is the Best Long Term Investment? Real Estate [INFOGRAPHIC]

June 27, 2014 10:54 am

Real Estate: Best Long Term Investment | Keeping Current Matters