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3 Generations Top Housing Market Trends

Historians like to say that those who do not learn the lessons of the past are doomed to repeat them. In the real estate industry, the chances of that happening are slim because agents and other professionals follow market trends closely. That being said, a careful examination of 2017 market trends and other factors can…

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What is a reverse home mortgage?

When a person retires, their bills and other monetary needs don’t retire with them. With today’s economic situations, some people reach old age without savings or investments, which they can use for their latter days. Fortunately, most of these adults have an asset that they can use to get a lump sum of money for…

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3 Ideas For Staging Your Garage

If you’ve decided to sell your home, you’ve probably paid a lot of attention to the inside of your home. You have likely cleaned and staged your living room, bedrooms and kitchen to perfection. If you were like most other homeowners, you might have forgotten to stage one of the most critical areas of your…

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What are the different types of housing loans?

Housing loans are some of the most common loans worldwide. And if you’re reading this, you probably have a mortgage loan of your own or planning to get one.   Whether you already have a home of your own or just eyeing one, it’s essential to know the different types of housing loans. This knowledge…

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4 Important Reasons To Install A Home Generator

Home improvements are key investments when it comes to quality of life and property value. While decks, solar panels and smart technologies are trendy options, installing a home generator may be even more valuable. That’s because backup generators not only improve market value, they also protect you and your home during severe weather incidents. Consider…

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5 Inexpensive Ways To Boost Your Curb Appeal

It’s no secret that we’re in the midst of a hot seller’s real estate market. That means that good homes are going fast, usually at or above list price. This is largely the result of low inventory, where good homes are scarce, keeping competition for them – and listing prices – high.  Bottom line: If you’ve…

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5 Critical Tips For Buying In A Seller’s Market

This summer, quality homes are being scooped up almost as fast as they’re being listed – and for top price. Yes, it’s a seller’s market out there, which is great news if you’re planning to list your home. Conversely, for those looking for a home, it can be frustrating and aggravating.   Frustrating as it may…

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Two Biggest Financial Myth in Homebuying–Debunked

The 2020 Millennial Home Buyer Report demonstrates how, in terms of homeownership aspirations, this generation is similar to earlier ones. Unfortunately, many potential buyers may be discouraged from entering the market due to misconceptions about the obstacles to homeownership, particularly those relating to down payments and FICO® ratings.    Whether you’re a millennial or not,…

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Should Sellers Expect Higher Demand Next Year?

Mortgage rates don’t make for an interesting Thanksgiving dinner discussion, but this year is a complete exception. You can bet your bottom dollar that the subject will come up at your table if there is a house buyer or seller.    Since the beginning of 2022, mortgage rates have more than doubled, soaring past the…

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Handy Tips Before Placing Your Property in The Market

If you’re considering selling your home, you’ve probably heard about the housing market’s cooling and are wondering what that means. We’re still in a sellers’ market, even if it’s not at the peak intensity we witnessed during the epidemic. This proves that you got your window.    Being realistic and working with a reliable real…

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