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Two Additional Experts Upgrade their Pricing Forecast

April 4, 2013 4:23 pm

Last Monday, we reported that several analysts had upgraded their projections for home price appreciation in 2013. A few days later, the Wall Street Journal revealed that two additional analysts had also upgraded their forecasts. Zelman & Associates “Ivy Zelman, chief executive of research firm Zelman & Associates, said Wednesday she was now expecting prices [...]

WTH(eck)!?! More Crazy Real Estate Headlines

April 4, 2013 4:23 pm

Number of Loans in Foreclosure Reaches a Three-Year Low Foreclosure Activity Rising in 2013 Both headlines above appeared in the media last week. The amazing part is that both headlines appeared on the same day and from the same media source (HousingWire)!! The first headline commented on the recently released Office of the Comptroller of the [...]

NAHREP: State of Hispanic Homeownership Report

April 4, 2013 4:23 pm

The National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals’ recently released their The State of Hispanic Homeownership Report. The 24-page document offers an update on the Hispanic homebuyer market and traces Hispanics’s rise in household formations and reveals the variables that make them homeownership-ready and able to drive demand in the current  homebuyer market. According to [...]

Discussing Real Estate with Your Client

April 4, 2013 4:23 pm

We’re honored to have Brentt Taylor from share with us his knowledge and insights. – The KCM Crew In order to remain competitive in today’s market, real estate professionals must be armed with up-to-date and relevant information. A strong knowledge of the mortgage market can make or break a deal. As a real estate [...]

3 Financial Reasons to Buy a Home NOW! (Part I)

March 25, 2013 8:08 am

This week, we are going to look at the three financial reasons to buy a home now instead of waiting: prices are rising at an accelerated rate, interest rates are increasing and rents are skyrocketing. – The KCM Crew Part I – Prices Are Rising at an Accelerated Rate The price of a home is [...]