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  • Don’t Let Your Luck Run Out [INFOGRAPHIC]

    Some Highlights:

    • The “Cost of Waiting to Buy” is defined as the additional funds it would take to buy a home if prices and interest rates were to increase over a period of time.
    • Freddie Mac predicts that interest rates will increase to 4.8% by this time next year, while home prices are predicted to appreciate by 4.8% according to CoreLogic.
    • Waiting until next year to buy could cost you thousands of dollars a year for the life of your mortgage!
    Written by Denise Zervos
  • How to Get the Most Money When Selling Your Home

    Every homeowner wants to make sure they get the best price when selling their home. But how do you guarantee that you receive maximum value for your house? Here are two keys to ensuring you get the highest price possible.
    Written by Denise Zervos
  • Spring Forward: The Difference An Hour Makes [INFOGRAPHIC]

    Some Highlights:

    • Don’t forget to set your clocks forward this Sunday, March 12th at 2:00 AM EST in observance of Daylight Savings Time.
    • Unless of course, you are a resident of Arizona or Hawaii!
    • Every hour in the United States: 649 homes are sold, 177 homes regain equity (meaning they are no longer underwater on their mortgage), and the median home price rises $1.86!
    Written by Denise Zervos
  • Builder Confidence Hits 11-Year High

    In many areas of the country, there are not enough homes for sale to satisfy the number of buyers looking to purchase their dream homes. Experts have long proposed that a ramp-up in new, single-family home construction would be one of the many ways to overcome this inventory shortage.
    Written by Denise Zervos
  • Housing Market Expected to “Spring Forward”

    Just like our clocks this weekend in the majority of the country, the housing market will soon “spring forward!” Similar to tension in a spring, the lack of inventory available for sale in the market right now is what is holding back the market.
    Written by Denise Zervos