Buying

April 24, 2019

New Home Sales Improve For The 3rd Straight Month

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April 8, 2019

How Much Of Your Money Should Go Toward Housing?

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April 5, 2019

What Are The Best Cities For Dogs?

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April 3, 2019

Younger Buyers Buying More Multi-Generational Homes

Where you are in life will determine what type of home you shop for when it comes time to buy a house. For example, first-time home buyers – because they tend to be younger and at the beginning of their careers – buy smaller homes and then trade up to ...

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March 25, 2019

Home Sales Surge In February, Up Nearly 12%

New numbers from the National Association of Realtors prove home buyers are excited to get the spring season started. With a nearly 12 percent increase in the number of previously owned homes sold compared to the month before, February was the largest month-over-month improvement since 2015. Lawrence Yun, NAR's ...

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March 23, 2019

Spring Home Buyers Expect Less Competition

Last year, the big housing market story was the lack of homes for sale. With inventory down in most markets, home buyers had a lot of competition for the houses that were available. But, since then, the number of homes for sale has been climbing. And, according to a recent ...

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March 20, 2019

The How And Where Of Baby Boomer Debt

Debt is an issue for many Americans. From student loans to credit card balances, there are a lot of things we're trying to pay off. But while the financial struggles of millennials are well known, there isn't as much attention paid to the debts of older Americans. After ...

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March 13, 2019

Many Buyers Opt For A Smaller Down Payment

For many Americans, coming up with a down payment to buy a house is the only barrier keeping them from pursuing homeownership. In fact, according to one recent survey, 40 percent of respondents said affording a down payment was the biggest thing that kept them from buying. That more than ...

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March 4, 2019

Suburbs And Storage Most Popular With Buyers

Every year, Americans are surveyed about the things they most want in their next home. And while some things change, like the preferred type of kitchen cabinetry or paint colors, there are other things that remain the same year after year. For example, the National Association of Home Builders recently ...

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Feb. 27, 2019

Number Of New Homes Built Increased in 2018

During times when the housing market has more buyers than homes for sale, the quickest remedy is to build more new homes. Adding inventory to the market gives buyers more options, helps balance supply and demand, and keeps home prices in check. In short, new home construction plays a vital ...

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