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Housing Market Slowing Down? Don’t Tell Builders!

August 24, 2016 12:52 pm

Housing Market Slowing Down? Don’t Tell Builders! Many experts have been calling upon home builders to ramp up construction to help with the lack of existing inventory for sale. For the past two months, new home sales have surged, with July’s total coming in at the highest since October 2007.

2 Myths About Mortgages That May Be Holding Back Buyers

August 23, 2016 12:49 pm

2 Myths About Mortgages That May Be Holding Back Buyers | Keeping Current Matters Fannie Mae’s “What do consumers know about the Mortgage Qualification Criteria?” Study revealed that Americans are misinformed about what is required to qualify for a mortgage when purchasing a home.

Whether You Rent or Buy, You’re Paying a Mortgage

August 22, 2016 12:49 pm

Whether You Rent or Buy, You’re Paying a Mortgage | Keeping Current Matters There are some people that have not purchased a home because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize that, unless you are living with your parents rent free, you are paying a mortgage - either yours or your landlord’s.

Old Millennials’ Are Diving Head-First into Homeownership [INFOGRAPHIC]

August 19, 2016 12:43 pm

‘Old Millennials’ Are Diving Head-First into Homeownership [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

4 Stats That PROVE This Is NOT 2005 All over Again

August 18, 2016 12:43 pm

4 Stats That PROVE This Is NOT 2005 All over Again | Keeping Current Matters Recent research by the National Association of Realtors (NAR) examined certain red flags that caused the housing crisis in 2005, and then compared them to today’s real estate market. Today, we want to concentrate on four of those red flags.