Buying a Home

July 31, 2021

Top Reasons To Own Your Home [INFOGRAPHIC]

Top Reasons To Own Your Home [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

July 28, 2021

What To Expect as Appraisal Gaps Grow

What To Expect as Appraisal Gaps Grow

 

In today’s real estate market, low inventory and high demand are driving up home prices. As many as 54% of homes are getting offers over the listing price, based on the latest Realtors Confidence Index from the National Association of Realtors (NAR). Shawn Telford, Chief Appraiser at  ...

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July 26, 2021

Homebuyers: Hang in There [INFOGRAPHIC]

Homebuyers: Hang in There [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

 

 

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July 21, 2021

Demand for Vacation Homes Is Still Strong

Demand for Vacation Homes Is Still Strong

July 12, 2021

5 Things Homebuyers Need To Know When Making an Offer

5 Things Homebuyers Need To Know When Making an Offer

 

When it comes to buying a house, you’re looking for the perfect place to call home. The problem is, in today’s market there just aren’t that many homes available to purchase. With inventory hovering near record lows and sky-high buyer demand, a multi-offer scenario is the new normal. Here ...

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July 7, 2021

Hope Is on the Horizon for Today’s Housing Shortage

 

Hope Is on the Horizon for Today’s Housing Shortage

 

The major challenge in today’s housing market is that there are more buyers looking to purchase than there are homes available to buy. Simply put, supply can’t keep up with demand. A normal market has a 6-month supply of homes for sale. Anything over that indicates it’s a ...

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July 1, 2021

Housing Wealth: The Missing Piece of the Affordability Equation

Housing Wealth: The Missing Piece of the Affordability Equation

 

The real estate market is soaring today. Residential home values are rising, and that’s a big win for homeowners. In 2020, there was a double-digit increase in home values – a trend that’s expected to head toward similar levels this year.

However, skyrocketing prices are causing some to start ...

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June 29, 2021

What’s Motivating People To Move Right Now?

What’s Motivating People To Move Right Now?

 

This year, Americans are moving for a variety of reasons. The health crisis has truly reshaped our lifestyles and our needs. Spending so much more time in our current homes has driven many people to reconsider what homeownership means and what they find most valuable in their living spaces ...

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June 16, 2021

Where Do Experts Say the Housing Market Is Heading?

 

 

 

 

Where Do Experts Say the Housing Market Is Heading?

 

 

As we enter the middle of 2021, many are wondering if we’ll see big changes in the housing market during the second half of this year. Here’s a look at what some experts have to say about key factors that will drive the industry ...

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June 14, 2021

Buying a Home Is Still Affordable

 

Buying a Home Is Still Affordable

 

 

The last year has put emphasis on the importance of one’s home. As a result, some renters are making the jump into homeownership while some homeowners are re-evaluating their current house and considering a move to one that better fits their current lifestyle. Understanding how housing affordability ...

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