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Tips for Getting Top Dollar For Your Home!

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    Highlights: When listing your house for sale your top goal will be to get the home sold for the best price possible! There are many small projects that you can do to ensure this happens! Your real estate agent will have a list of specific suggestions for getting your house ready for market […]

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If Your Home Hasn’t Sold Yet… Check the Price!

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The residential housing market has been hot. Home sales have bounced back solidly and are now at their second highest pace since February 2007. Demand has remained strong throughout the winter as many real estate professionals are reporting bidding wars with many homes selling above listing price. What about your house? If your house hasn’t […]

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Are You Starting to Dream About That Perfect Home?

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  It appears that Americans are regaining faith in the U.S. economy. The following indexes have each shown a dramatic jump in consumer confidence in their latest surveys: The University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index National Federation of Independent Businesses’ Small Business Optimism Index CNBC All-America Economic Survey The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Survey It […]

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Millionaire to Millennials: Buy a Home!!

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Last week CNBC ran an article quoting self-made millionaire David Bach explaining that not purchasing a home is “the single biggest mistake millennials are making” because buying real estate is “an escalator to wealth.” Bach went on to explain: “If millennials don’t buy a home, their chances of actually having any wealth in this country […]

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What Does Increased Rates Mean for Housing

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The Fed Raised Rates: What Does that Mean for Housing? You may have heard that the Federal Reserve raised rateslast week… But what does that mean if you are looking to buy a home in the near future? Many in the housing industry have predicted that theFederal Open Market Committee (FOMC), the policy-making arm of […]

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Why You Shouldn’t Take Your House Off the Market During the Holidays

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If you are one of the many homeowners who is debating taking your home off the market for the next few weeks, don’t! You will miss the great opportunity you have right now! The latest Existing Home Sales Report from The National Association of Realtors (NAR), revealed that the inventory of homes for sale has […]

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Is Now the Right Time to Put Your House on the Market …or Not?

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Is Now the Right Time to Put Your House on the Market …or Not?

Last week, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) released their Pending Home Sales Index, a forward-looking indicator of home sales based on contract signings. The report revealed that this May’s numbers weren’t quite as good as the year before: “With last month’s decline, the index reading is still the third highest in the past year, […]

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Here Comes the Housing Inventory!!

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Here Comes the Housing Inventory!! Almost every real estate conversation revolves around the continuous rise in house values over the last four years. Some have even mentioned a concern about another possible bubble forming. However, the recent increase in prices can be attributed to a very simple principle: supply and demand. DEMAND Demand for single-family […]

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5 Tips for Buying a Home

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Looking to buy a home? Here are five essential tips for making the process as smooth as possible.

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Preparing to Sell

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Moving from a small town or suburb to a large city can be an intimidating proposition. Here are a few tips to help make your move as painless as possible.

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