Category Archives: Home Selling

Final 2015 Housing Numbers Now In

Many have questioned the stability of certain sectors of the U.S. Economy, one section in particular is the housing market. Today we would like to share how the experts feel about how we ended 2015 and where they think we … Continue reading

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Deciding to sell your home is a big step…

Deciding to sell your home is a big step… Once you’ve made that decision how do you know who to hire to help you sell your home? Look for an agent with the ‘heart of a teacher’ who will guide … Continue reading

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With Interest Rates and Home Prices on the rise, do you know the true Cost of Waiting?

  At Keeping Current Matters, we have often broken down the opportunity that exists now for Millennials who are willing and able to purchase a home NOW… Here are a couple other ways to look at the cost of waiting. … Continue reading

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Majority of Home Owners Planning to Renovate

Sixty-seven percent of consumers say they’re planning a home renovation within the next six months, according to realtor.com®’s Home Improvement Survey of more than 1,500 home owners. They’re planning to spend more money on their renovations than last year, the … Continue reading

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Existing-Home Sales Heat Up in May, Inventory Levels Continue to Improve

Existing-home sales rose strongly in May and inventory gains continued to help moderate price growth, according to the National Association of Realtors®. All four regions of the country experienced sales gains compared to a month earlier. Total existing-home sales1, which … Continue reading

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Editor’s note: The following item is republished with permission of houzz.com. See the original article: The Do’s and Don’ts of Home Appraisal. By Vanessa Brunner Selling a home was difficult even before the market started to slide. Now, every penny … Continue reading

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Pending Home Sales Up in May, Continue Pattern of Strong Annual Gains

WASHINGTON (June 27, 2012) – Pending home sales bounced back in May, matching the highest level in the past two years, and are well above year-ago levels, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Both monthly and annual gains were … Continue reading

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