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Hurry Up and List Your House TODAY!!

June 23, 2016 12:22 pm

Hurry Up and List your House TODAY!! | Keeping Current Matters That headline might be a little aggressive. However, as the data on the 2016 housing market begins to roll in, we can definitely say one thing: If you are considering selling, IT IS TIME TO LIST YOUR HOME!

Do Homeowners Realize Their Equity Position Has Changed?

June 22, 2016 12:19 pm

Do Homeowners Realize Their Equity Position Has Changed? | Keeping Current Matters Yesterday, we reported that according to CoreLogic’s latest Equity Report, nearly 268,000 homeowners regained equity and are no longer underwater on their mortgage in the first quarter. Homes with negative equity have decreased by 21.5% year-over-year.

74% of Households in the US Now Have Significant Equity!

June 21, 2016 12:19 pm

74% of Households in the US Now Have Significant Equity! | Keeping Current Matters CoreLogic’s latest Equity Report revealed that 92% of all mortgaged properties are now in a positive equity situation, while 74% now actually have significant equity (defined as more than 20%)! The report also revealed that 268,000 households regained equity in the first quarter of 2016 and are no longer under water.

Thinking of Selling? 5 Reasons You Shouldn’t FSBO

June 20, 2016 12:19 pm

Thinking of Selling? 5 Reasons You Shouldn’t FSBO | Keeping Current Matters In today’s market, with home prices rising and a lack of inventory, some homeowners may consider trying to sell their home on their own, known in the industry as a For Sale by Owner (FSBO). There are several reasons why this might not be a good idea for the vast majority of sellers.

Foreclosure Rate Drops to New Post-Crisis Low [INFOGRAPHIC]

June 17, 2016 12:19 pm

Foreclosure Rate Drops to New Post-Crisis Low [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters