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Sales Contracts Hit Highest Level in Months

March 29, 2016 10:46 am

Sales Contracts Hit Highest Level in Months | Keeping Current Matters The National Association of Realtors (NAR) just announced that the FebruaryPending Home Sales Indexreached it’s highest reading since July 2015.

The Top 5 Reasons You Should Not For Sale By Owner

March 28, 2016 10:46 am

The Top 5 Reasons You Should Not For Sale By Owner | Keeping Current Matters In today's market, with homes selling quickly and prices rising, some homeowners might consider trying to sell their home on their own, known in the industry as a For Sale by Owner (FSBO). There are several reasons this might not be a good idea for the vast majority of sellers.

Home Sales Up Year-Over-Year

March 25, 2016 10:43 am

Home Sales Up Year-Over-Year | Keeping Current Matters

Further Proof This Isn’t a Housing Bubble

March 24, 2016 10:43 am

Further Proof This Isn’t a Housing Bubble | Keeping Current Matters Two weeks ago, we posted a blog which explained that current increases in home prices were the result of the well-known concept of supply & demand and should not lead to conversations of a new housing bubble. Today, we want to look at home prices as compared to current incomes.

91.5% of Homes in the US have Positive Equity

March 23, 2016 10:43 am

91.5% of Homes in the US have Positive Equity | Keeping Current Matters CoreLogic’s latestEquity Report revealed that one million borrowers regained equity in their homes in 2015. The outlook for 2016 remains positive as well, as an additional 850,000 properties would regain equity if home prices rose another 5% this year.