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Investors: More Sales and Higher Prices

April 28, 2016 11:25 am

Investors: More Sales and Higher Prices | Keeping Current Matters The National Association of Realtors recently released their 2016 Investment and Vacation Home Buyers Survey. The survey revealed many characteristics of both vacation home purchasers and investors. Two weeks ago, we posted on the vacation home market. Today, we want to concentrate on the investor real estate market.

Homes Continue to Sell Quickly Nationwide

April 27, 2016 11:25 am

Homes Continue to Sell Quickly Nationwide | Keeping Current Matters The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released their latest Existing Home Sales Report, which revealed that homes were on the market for an average of 47 days in March. This is a decrease from the 59 days reported in February, as well as the 52 days reported back in March 2015.

One More Time… You Do Not Need 20% Down To Buy NOW

April 26, 2016 11:25 am

One More Time… You Do Not Need 20% Down To Buy NOW A survey by Ipsos found that the American public is still somewhat confused about what is actually necessary to qualify for a home mortgage loan in today’s housing market. The study pointed out two major misconceptions that we want to address today.

Selling Your Home? Make Sure the Price Is Right!

April 25, 2016 11:22 am

Selling Your Home? Make Sure the Price Is Right! | Keeping Current Matters In today’s market, where demand is outpacing supply in many regions of the country, pricing a house is one of the biggest challenges real estate professionals face. Sellers often want to price their home higher than recommended, and many agents go along with the idea to keep their clients happy. However, the best agents realize that telling the homeowner the truth is more important than getting the seller to like them.

New Home Buyers Look For Green Options [INFOGRAPHIC]

April 22, 2016 11:04 am

New Home Buyers Look For Green Options | Keeping Current Matters