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How Long Does It Take To Save A Down Payment?

December 16, 2015 9:07 am

How Long Does It Take To Save A Down Payment? | Keeping Current Matters In a recent study conducted by Builder.com, researchers determined that nationwide it would take “nearly eight years” for a first-time buyer to save enough for a down payment on their dream home.

Selling Your House? 5 Reasons You Shouldn’t For Sale By Owner

December 15, 2015 3:07 pm

Selling Your House? 5 Reasons You Shouldn't 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.

Buying A Home? Do You Know The Difference Between Cost & Price?

December 14, 2015 9:07 am

Buying A Home? Do You Know The Difference Between Cost & Price? | Keeping Current Matters As a seller, you will be most concerned about ‘short term price’ – where home values are headed over the next six months. As a buyer, you must be concerned not about price but instead about the ‘long term cost’ of the home.

Foreclosure Inventory Drops As Economy Improves [INFOGRAPHIC]

December 11, 2015 9:04 am

Foreclosure Inventory Drops As Economy Improves [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

You Will Need to Sell Your Home Twice

December 10, 2015 9:04 am

You Will Need to Sell Your Home Twice | Keeping Current Matters A recent post on “The Home Story”, a site published by Fannie Mae, explained the difference between the price a seller may get for their home and the value an appraiser might assign the property.