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There’s no denying mortgage rates and home prices are higher now than they were last year and that’s impacting what you can afford. At …

Some HighlightsHere are the key milestones you’ll encounter on your path to homeownership. From building your team, to house hunting, all the way …

If you’ve recently decided you’re ready to become a homeowner, chances are you’re trying to figure out what to do first. It …

Does the rising cost of just about everything these days make your dream of owning your own home feel less within reach? …

If you’re thinking about selling your house, you may have heard the supply of homes for sale is still low, and that …

Even with so much data showing home prices are actually rising in most of the country, there are still a lot of …

Some HighlightsHere are a few reasons you may not want to hold off until the new year to sell your house. Buyers looking …

Everyone has their own idea of the American Dream, and it’s different for each person. But, in a recent survey by Bankrate, …

If you’re worried about a coming recession, you’re not alone. Over the past couple of years, there’s been a lot of recession …

When it comes to what’s happening in the housing market, there’s a lot of confusion going around right now. You may hear …

If you’re thinking about buying a home, you may find yourself interested in the latest real estate headlines so you can have …

Some HighlightsHere are three reasons why homeowners feel thankful for their homes. First, it’s a safe place that can give you a …

Countless people have set out on the exciting journey of homeownership. Ask around and you’ll find the vast majority are thankful they …

If you’re feeling a bit muddy on what’s happening with home prices, that’s no surprise. Some people are still saying prices are …

If you’re looking to make a move, you want to be sure you have the latest information on the housing market. To …

This time every year, homeowners who are planning to move have a decision to make: sell now or wait until after the …

Some HighlightsThinking of buying or selling a house and wondering what the new year holds for the housing market? Experts forecast home …

If you’re thinking about buying or selling a home, you might have heard that it’s tough right now because mortgage rates are …

The new year is right around the corner, and you might be wondering if 2024 will be the right time to buy …

If you’re considering buying a home or selling your current one to find something that better suits your needs, you may have …

Life is a journey filled with unexpected twists and turns, like the excitement of welcoming a new addition, retiring and starting a …

Some HighlightsVA home loans can help people who served our country become homeowners.These loans can help qualified individuals purchase a VA-approved home …

For more than 79 years, Veterans Affairs (VA) home loans have helped millions of veterans buy their own homes. If you or …

Are you dreaming of buying your own home and wondering about how you’ll save for a down payment? You’re not alone. Some …

If you’re weighing your options to decide whether it makes more sense to rent or buy a home today, here’s one key …

As the year winds down, you may have decided it’s time to make a move and put your house on the market. …

Some HighlightsIf you’re ready to buy a home but are having a hard time affording it on your own, or, if you …

According to the latest data from Fannie Mae, 23% of Americans still think home prices will go down over the next twelve …

Maybe you’re in the market for a home and are having a hard time finding the right one that fits your budget. …

If you’ve been following the news recently, you might have seen articles about an increase in foreclosures and bankruptcies. That could be …

Do negative headlines and talk on social media have you feeling worried about the housing market? Maybe you’ve even seen or heard …

Some HighlightsHere’s what you really need to know about a few myths causing fear in today’s housing market.Despite common misconceptions, many people …

The idea of owning a home has always been a big part of the American Dream. It’s a symbol of stability, independence, …

Are you wondering if it makes sense to buy a home right now? While today’s mortgage rates might seem a bit intimidating, …

When it comes to selling your house, you’re probably trying to juggle the current market conditions and your own needs as you …

If you’ve ever dreamed of buying your own place, or selling your current house to upgrade, you’re no stranger to the rollercoaster …

Some HighlightsIf you’re wondering what’s happening with home prices, know they’re still rising, just at a slower pace – and that’s perfectly …

Are you thinking about selling your house as a For Sale by Owner (FSBO)? If so, know there’s a whole lot more …

If you’re considering selling your house right now, it’s likely because something in your life has changed. And while things like mortgage …

In today’s world of rising housing costs, many buyers are looking for ways to still be able to buy a home. Some …

Mortgage rates have been back on the rise recently and that’s getting a lot of attention from the press. If you’ve been …

Some HighlightsWhen deciding between buying a home or renting, think about these three important factors.Buying a home means avoiding rising rents, owning …

Take a moment to imagine where you want to be in a few years. You might be thinking about your job, money, …

Are you thinking about making a move? If so, all the speculation that home prices would crash this year may have you …

During the pandemic, many people distanced themselves from their loved ones for health reasons. Grandparents were told to stay away from their …

Selling your house is a big decision. And that can make it feel both exciting and a little bit nerve-wracking. But the …

Some HighlightsIf you’re thinking about buying a home this year, be sure to consider the long-term financial advantages of homeownership, like home …

The increasing effects of natural disasters are leading to new obstacles in residential real estate. As a recent article from CoreLogic explains: “As …

Are you considering buying your first home? If so, it can be helpful to know what led other people to make that …

During the fourth quarter of last year, some housing experts projected home prices were going to crash in 2023. The media ran with …

If you’re thinking about buying a home soon, higher mortgage rates, rising home prices, and ongoing affordability concerns may make you wonder …

Some HighlightsWondering why the supply of homes for sale is limited today? There are a few factors at play.Lack of building over …

If your listing expired and your house didn’t sell, you’re likely feeling a little frustrated. Not to mention, you’re also probably wondering …

You might remember the housing crash in 2008, even if you didn’t own a home at the time. If you’re worried there’s …

If you’re thinking of making a move, one of the biggest questions you have right now is probably: what’s happening with home …

If you’re looking to buy a home this fall, there are a few things you need to know. Affordability is tight with …

Some HighlightsWhile remote work peaked during the pandemic, many people still work from home today.If you’re one of them, it could have …

Buying and owning your own home can have a big impact on your life. While there are financial reasons to become a …

The way Americans work has changed in recent years, and remote work is at the forefront of this shift. Experts say it’ll …

Are you thinking about selling your house? If so, today’s mortgage rates may be making you wonder if that’s the right decision. …

An important factor shaping today’s market is the number of homes for sale. And, if you’re considering whether or not to list …

Some HighlightsHolding off on selling your house because you believe there aren’t any buyers out there?Data shows buyers are still active, even …

One question that’s top of mind if you’re thinking about making a move today is: Why is it so hard to find …

Are you a baby boomer who’s lived in your current house for a long time and you’re ready for a change? If …

If you’re planning to buy a home, one thing to consider is what experts project home prices will do in the future …

Reaching retirement is a significant milestone in life, bringing with it a lot of change and new opportunities. As the door to …

Some HighlightsLast year, some housing experts projected a decline in home prices by the end of 2023. But that didn’t happen – …

Have you been trying to buy a home, but higher mortgage rates and home prices are limiting your options? If so, here’s …

If you’re hoping to buy a home this year, you’re probably paying close attention to mortgage rates. Since mortgage rates impact what …

Toward the end of last year, there were a number of headlines saying home prices were going to fall substantially in 2023. …

Even though activity in the housing market has slowed from the frenzy that was the ‘unicorn’ years, it’s still a seller’s market …

Some HighlightsYour equity grows as you pay down your home loan and as home prices increase. With home prices rising again, your …

Have you ever wondered how inflation impacts the housing market? Believe it or not, they’re connected. Whenever there are changes to one, …

Are you putting off selling your house because you’re worried no one’s buying because of where mortgage rates are? If so, know …

Even though you may feel reluctant to sell your house because you don’t want to take on a mortgage rate that’s higher …

Generation Z (Gen Z) is eager to put down their own roots and achieve financial independence. As a result, they’re turning to …

Some HighlightsThere are only about half the number of homes for sale compared to the last normal years in the market. That …

There’s been talk about a recession for quite a while now. But the economy has been remarkably resilient. Why? One reason is …

The housing market continues to shift and change, and in a fast-moving landscape like we’re in right now, it’s more important than …

If you remember the housing crash back in 2008, you may recall just how popular adjustable-rate mortgages (ARMs) were back then. And …

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) is set to release its most recent Existing Home Sales (EHS) report tomorrow. This monthly release …

Some HighlightsWith ongoing high inflation pushing up everyday costs, some people are worried that’ll create a flood of foreclosures. Here’s why that’s …

In today’s housing market, there are two main affordability challenges impacting buyers: mortgage rates that are higher than they’ve been the past …

The rising cost of just about everything from groceries to gas right now is leading to speculation that more people won’t be …

If you’re a homeowner, you might be torn on whether or not to sell your house right now. Maybe that’s because you …

Plenty of people are still moving these days. And if you’re thinking of making a move yourself, you may be considering the …

Some HighlightsLooking at monthly home price data from six expert sources shows the worst home price declines are behind us, and they’re …

Some homeowners have been waiting for months to put their house on the market because they don’t think people are buying homes …

Buying a new construction home can be an exciting experience. From being the very first owner, to customizing your home’s features, there …

Wondering if it still makes sense to sell your house right now? The short answer is, yes. Especially if you consider how …

If you’re a homeowner, odds are your equity has grown significantly over the last few years. Equity builds over time as home …

Some HighlightsWant to know what experts say will happen in the rest of 2023? Home prices are already appreciating again in many …

When you read about the housing market in the news, you might see something about a recent decision made by the Federal …

If you’re trying to decide if you’re ready to buy a home, there’s probably a lot on your mind. You’re thinking about …

Many homeowners thinking about selling have two key things holding them back. That’s feeling locked in by today’s higher mortgage rates and …

While this isn’t the frenzied market we saw during the ‘unicorn’ years, homes that are priced right are still selling quickly and …

Buying and owning your home can make a big difference in your life by bringing you joy and a sense of belonging. …

Buying your first home is an exciting decision and a major milestone that has the power to change your life for the …

Comparing real estate metrics from one year to another can be challenging in a normal housing market. That’s due to possible variability …

Some HighlightsIf you want to sell your house, consider doing it this summer. The days are longer, the weather is warmer, and …

If you’re trying to decide if now’s the time to sell your house, here’s what you should know. The limited number of …

You’re probably feeling the impact of high inflation every day as prices have gone up on groceries, gas, and more. If you’re …

For many of us, visiting the same vacation spot every year is a summer tradition that’s fun, relaxing, and restful. If that …

The process of buying a home can feel a bit intimidating, even under normal circumstances. But today’s market is still anything but …

Some HighlightsIf you’re looking to buy a home, you should know even a small change in mortgage rates has an impact on …

The spring housing market has been surprisingly active this year. Even with affordability challenges and a limited number of homes for sale, …

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) will release its latest Existing Home Sales Report tomorrow. The information it contains on home prices …

If you’re following the news today, you may feel a bit unsure about what’s happening with home prices and fear whether or …

Even though home prices have moderated over the last year, many homeowners still have an incredible amount of equity. But what is …

Some HighlightsWhile home prices vary by local area, they’ve already hit their low point nationally, and now they’re starting to rise again.Last …

Some HighlightsWhile home prices vary by local area, they’ve already hit their low point nationally, and now they’re starting to rise again.Last …

If you’re thinking about selling your house, you should know the number of homes for sale right now is low. That’s because, …

If you’re reading headlines about inflation or mortgage rates, you may see something about the recent decision from the Federal Reserve (the …

There’s been some concern lately that the housing market is headed for a crash. And given some of the affordability challenges in …

If you’re looking to buy a house, you may find today’s limited supply of homes available for sale challenging. When housing inventory …

Some HighlightsNot sure if selling your house is the right move today? You should know there are a number of reasons it …

Downsizing has long been a popular option when homeowners reach retirement age. But there are plenty of other life changes that could …

If you’re a homeowner thinking about making a move, you may wonder if it’s still a good time to sell your house. …

Everywhere you look, people are talking about a potential recession. And if you’re planning to buy or sell a house, this may …

Wondering if you should continue renting or if you should buy a home this year? If so, consider this. Rental affordability is …

Some HighlightsWith so few homes on the market right now, widening the scope of your search to include nearby areas could help …

You’ve likely seen headlines about the number of foreclosures climbing in today’s housing market. That may leave you with a few questions, …

There’s been a lot of focus on higher mortgage rates and how they’re creating affordability challenges for today’s homebuyers. It’s true that …

The housing market’s been going through a lot of change lately, and there’s been uncertainty surrounding what will happen this spring. You …

If you’re buying a home this spring, today’s housing market can feel like a challenge. With so few homes on the market …

Some HighlightsSince inflation is increasing the cost of goods and services, it may make sense to look for an energy-efficient home.Energy prices …

If you’re planning to buy a home, an inspection is an important step in the process. It assesses the condition of the …

Owning a home means having a place that’s solely your own and provides the space, features, and location you and your loved …

In the United States, there are over 72 million millennials. If you’re part of that generation and have thought about buying a …

As the housing market continues to change, you may be wondering where it’ll go from here. One factor you’re probably thinking about …

Over the last year, the housing market’s gone through significant change. While it’s still a sellers’ market, homes that are priced right …

Have you been saving up to buy a home this year? If so, you know there are a variety of expenses involved …

Thinking about selling your house? If you’ve been waiting for the right time, it could be now while the supply of homes …

The spring season appears to be warming up in housing as more and more buyers enter the market. And after rising mortgage …

We’re still in a sellers’ market. And if you’re looking to buy a home, that means you’re likely facing some unique challenges, …

There have been a lot of shifts in the housing market recently. Mortgage rates rose dramatically last year, impacting many people’s ability …

Wondering if you should sell your house this year? As you make your decision, think about what’s motivating you to consider moving. …

The 30-year fixed mortgage rate has been bouncing between 6% and 7% this year. If you’ve been on the fence about whether …

Even though activity in the housing market has slowed from the frenzy we saw over a year ago, today’s low supply of …

Spring has arrived, and that means more and more people are getting their homes ready to sell. But with recent shifts in …

Throughout Women’s History Month, we reflect on the impact women have in our lives, and that includes impact on the housing market. …

If you’re thinking about selling this spring, it’s time to get moving – the best week to list your house is fast …

If you’re thinking about buying a home, you want to know the decision will be a good one. And for many, that …

Thanks to Melanie Nelson of DisasterPrepared.Info for today’s guest post! There is some very good information in here. Image via Pexels You …

Are you having trouble finding a home that fits your needs and your budget? If so, you should know there’s an option …

Once you’ve made the decision to sell your house and have hired a real estate agent to help, they’ll ask how much …

Over the past year, home prices have been a widely debated topic. Some have said we’ll see a massive drop in prices …

Though the housing market is no longer experiencing the frenzy of a year ago, buyers are showing their interest in purchasing a …

Though there are more homes for sale now than there were at this time last year, there’s still an undersupply with fewer …

The housing market has been going through shifts lately. That’s why it’s so important to work with an industry professional who can …

One of the benefits of being a homeowner is that you build equity over time. By selling your house, that equity can …

Are you planning to buy a home this spring? Though things are more balanced than they were at the height of the …

A lot has changed over the past year, and you might be wondering what’s in store for the spring housing market. If …

During the pandemic, many of us reexamined the meaning of home for ourselves and our loved ones. Today, that can be seen …

You may have seen reports in the news recently saying it’s better to rent right now than it is to own your …

Some Highlights If you’re thinking of selling your house, be sure to explore all the options you have for your next home. Both newly built homes and existing homes offer plenty of unique benefits. If you have questions about the options in our area, let’s discuss what’s available and what’s right for you.

Today’s homeowners are sitting on significant equity, even as home price appreciation has eased recently. If you’re a homeowner, your net worth …

If you’re thinking of selling your house, it’s important to work with someone who understands how the market is changing and what …

After steadily falling over the winter, mortgage rates have started to rise in recent weeks. This is concerning to some potential homebuyers …

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, more than 54 million adults aged 65 and older live in the United States as …

One of the many reasons to buy a home is that it’s a major way to build wealth and gain financial stability. …

Some Highlights As you get ready to sell your house, there are specific things you can add to your to-do list. These include decluttering, taking down personal photos and items, and power washing outdoor surfaces. Let’s connect so you have advice on what you may want to do to get your house ready to sell [...]

According to a recent Harris Poll survey, 8 in 10 Americans say buying a home is a priority, and 28 million Americans …

Many people are reaching the point in their lives when they need to decide where they want to live when they retire. …

The biggest challenge the housing market’s facing is how few homes there are for sale. Mark Fleming, Chief Economist at First American, …

To sell your home this spring, it may need more preparation than it would have a year or two ago. Today’s housing …

Some Highlights The biggest challenge in the housing market is how few houses there are for sale compared to the number of people who want to buy. The number of homes for sale is up from last year but below pre-pandemic numbers, and that means we’re still in a sellers’ market. The housing market needs [...]

The recent changes in home prices are top of mind for many as the housing market begins gearing up for spring. It …

If you’re thinking about buying a home, you might be focusing on previously owned ones. But with so few houses for sale …

No matter how the housing market changes, there are some things about owning a home that never change—like the personal benefits it …

Before you buy a home, it’s important to plan ahead. While most buyers consider how much they need to save for a …

Some Highlights If you’re planning to buy a home in 2023, here are a few things to focus on. Work on …

By: Barbara Ballinger Sustainable design and warm, cozy spaces are on the rise in 2023. While homeowners compile their holiday wish lists, we’ve …

 Credits:Guest bloggerSarah Velasquez of Our Perfect Abode Are you a homeowner who is ready to take on a home renovation project? If …

A new year brings with it the opportunity for new experiences. If that resonates with you because you’re considering making a move, …

If you’re a renter, you likely face an important decision every year: renew your current lease, start a new one, or buy …

If your home environment is triggering a case of the blahs, it’s easy to feel like you’ll never be able to …

If you’re getting ready to buy your first home, you’re likely focused on saving up for everything that purchase involves. One …

If buying or selling a home is part of your dreams for 2023, it’s essential for you to understand today’s housing …

With higher mortgage rates and moderating buyer demand, conditions in the housing market are different today. And if you’re thinking of …

While it’s exciting to start thinking about moving in and decorating after you’ve applied for your mortgage, there are some key …

Whether you just moved into a new home or you’re looking to update a room or two, paint is often your …

If you’re thinking about buying or selling a home, you probably want to know what’s really happening with home prices, mortgage …

With homeowners across the country feeling the pinch of inflation, there’s no better time than now to take steps to reduce …

Are you prepping to buy your first home? If so, one of the steps you should take early on is making …

It’s that time of the year when paint companies and color experts weigh in with their top color pick for the …

There’s no denying the long-term financial benefits of owning a home, but today’s housing market may have you wondering if now’s …

The 2022 housing market has been defined by two key things: inflation and rapidly rising mortgage rates. And in many ways, …

This is normal. This is bold.   Italics baby.   This is a list Bottom Line No matter what, be yourself. …

If you’re a homeowner, your net worth got a big boost over the past few years thanks to rapidly rising home …

Mortgage rates have been a hot topic in the housing market over the past 12 months. Compared to the beginning of …

Some Highlights From home sales to prices, the 2023 housing market will be defined by mortgage rates. And where rates go …

While the current inflationary state of the economy is posing new challenges for homebuyers, there are several important, positive side effects …

If you’re thinking about retirement or have already retired this year, you may be planning your next steps. One of your …

Did the frequency and intensity of bidding wars over the past two years make you put your home search on hold? …

At first glance, the increase in housing supply compared to last year may not sound like good news for prospective sellers, …

If you’re trying to decide whether or not to sell your house, recent headlines about home prices may be top of …

Changing your decor for the season can be an excellent way to ensure your home is welcoming all year round. It …

Some Highlights If you’re planning to make a move but aren’t sure if now’s the right time, here are a few …

Cleaning your appliances is key to ensuring they perform at their best and last for years to come. These tips can …

There are many people thinking about buying a home, but with everything affecting the economy, some are wondering if it’s a …

There’s no doubt buying a home today is different than it was over the past couple of years, and the shift …

Our homes tell stories that words can’t. They hold all our memories: great, and not so great. They are a place …

If you’re thinking about buying or selling a home this year, you may have questions about what’s happening with home prices …

There’s no denying mortgage rates are higher now than they were last year. And if you’re thinking about buying a home, …

An open concept space is airy and bright and is excellent for entertaining, gathering together as a family and being in …

Some Highlights As you get ready to sell your house, focus on tasks that make it inviting, show it’s cared for, …

If you’re a young adult, you may be thinking about your goals and priorities for the months and years ahead. And …

Painting kitchen and bath cabinets a fresh, new color can give your home the much-needed update it desires for only a …

With the rapid shift that’s happened in the housing market this year, some people are raising concerns that we’re destined for …

You and your siblings are notified by the executor of an estate that you’ve jointly inherited a house. According to TrustandWill.com, …

If you’re a homeowner, odds are your equity has grown significantly over the last few years as home prices skyrocketed and …

Each year, homeowners planning to make a move are faced with a decision: sell their house during the holidays or wait. …

Some Highlights While there are many financial perks to owning a home, there are also powerful non-financial benefits to consider if …

If you’re thinking about buying a home, you’re likely trying to juggle your needs, current mortgage rates, home prices, your schedule, …

When you apply for a mortgage loan, or any credit, the lender relies on information that is supplied by lenders, landlords, …

 As much as you’d like to rely on the professionalism of remodeling contractors (or yourself if you’re DIYing the renovation your …

If you’re thinking about selling your house, you’re likely hearing about the cooling housing market and wondering what that means for …

This past year, rising mortgage rates have slowed the red-hot housing market. Over the past nine months, we’ve seen fewer homes …

 Scammers look for opportunities to trick unsuspecting people into handing over their money. If you’re planning to buy a house, you …

Some Highlights You may be wondering what needs to be renovated before you sell your house. In today’s shifting market, making …

If you’re thinking of buying a home and living with siblings, parents, or grandparents, then multigenerational living may be for you. …

There’s no denying the housing market is undergoing a shift this season, and that may leave you with some questions about …

If you put a pause on your home search because you weren’t sure where you’d go once you sold your house, …

 A disability can make it difficult for you or a loved one to get around safely at home and perform regular …

Experts agree there’s no chance of a large-scale foreclosure crisis like we saw back in 2008, and that’s good news for …

Don’t Assume That There Is Something Wrong with a House That’s Back on the MarketIf a home sale is pending and …

Some Highlights VA Loans can help make homeownership possible for those who have served our country. These loans offer great benefits …

For over 78 years, Veterans Affairs (VA) home loans have provided millions of veterans with the opportunity to purchase homes of …

Now that the end of 2022 is within sight, you may be wondering what’s going to happen in the housing market …

Buying a home is a powerful decision, and it remains a key part of the American Dream. In fact, the 2022 …

Every time there’s a news segment about the housing market, we hear about the affordability challenges buyers are facing today. Those …

 Spending time outdoors surrounded by nature can improve your physical and mental health in a variety of ways. Bringing nature inside …

Some Highlights If you’re questioning whether or not to buy a home this year due to today’s cooling market, consider the …

When you think about changes that you would like to make to your house, the list might keep growing and growing. …

It turns out, millennials aren’t the renter generation after all. The 2022 Consumer Insights Report from Mynd says there’s a portion …

As you look ahead to the winter season, you’re likely making plans and thinking about what you want to achieve before …

While higher mortgage rates are creating affordability challenges for homebuyers this year, there is some good news for those people still …

If you’re planning to buy a home, knowing what to budget for and how to save may sound scary at first. …

New-home ConstructionPros:Modern floor plan (open space, flex rooms, larger windows)Delayed major maintenance costs (such as roof or HVAC)Lower utility bills as …

Some Highlights Even with higher mortgage rates, the mortgage process doesn’t need to be something you fear. Here are some steps …

Spending time outdoors surrounded by nature can improve your physical and mental health in a variety of ways. Bringing nature inside …

If you’re thinking about selling your house but wondering if buyers are still out there, know that there are still people …

How to Make a Room with a Low Ceiling Seem More Spacious Older homes often have low ceilings. While you might enjoy …

With all the headlines and talk in the media about the shift in the housing market, you might be thinking this …

When you think about changes that you would like to make to your house, the list might keep growing and growing. …

Since the 2008 housing bubble burst, the word recession strikes a stronger emotional chord than it ever did before. And while …

If you’re planning to buy a home this year, one of the first steps on your journey is getting pre-approved. Especially …

Some Highlights If you’re planning to sell your house this year, you likely have questions about what the shift in the …

As the housing market cools in response to the dramatic rise in mortgage rates, home price appreciation is cooling as well. …

While the Federal Reserve is working hard to bring down inflation, the latest data shows the inflation rate is still high, …

Over the past two years, the substantial imbalance of low housing supply and high buyer demand pushed home sales and buyer …

Weeknight dinners can be a chore. The key to making sure you don’t end up in the drive-through every time your …

With higher mortgage rates, you might be wondering if now’s the best time to buy a home. While the financial aspects …

When shadows creep in the dead of night, you want your fright to be real. This season, ensure that Halloween goes …

Some Highlights If you’re trying to buy your first home in today’s housing market, you’ll want to know what you can …

Does the latest news about the housing market have you questioning your plans to sell your house? If so, perspective is …

Social Security recipients should be aware of several important changes scheduled in 2023. The changes will happen automatically and require no …

If you’re looking to buy a home, you probably want to secure the lowest interest rate possible for your home loan. …

Whether you’re selling your home or you are just hoping to make it a better place to live day-to-day, improving your …

The housing market is rapidly changing from the peak frenzy it saw over the past two years. That means you probably …

With consumer prices soaring, too many Americans are living from paycheck to paycheck—or running out of cash before month’s end. But …

As you set out to buy a home, saving for a down payment is likely top of mind. But you may …

Some Highlights When you head out to buy a home, there are a number of key milestones you’ll encounter along the …

Food waste occurs at every step along the food chain, from production and processing to retail distribution as well as at …

Rising interest rates have begun to slow an overheated housing market as monthly mortgage payments have risen dramatically since the beginning …

Whether you fancy yourself a chef, cook for a family or are simply tired of take-out, there is no better time …

Today’s cooling housing market, the rise in mortgage rates, and mounting economic concerns have some people questioning: should I still buy …

For many decades, hardwood has been the gold standard in flooring for homeowners and designers alike. But as lovely as wood …

Mortgage rates have increased significantly in recent weeks. And that may mean you have questions about what this means for you …

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Today’s market is at a turning point, making it more essential than ever to work with a real estate professional. Not …

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If you’re following today’s housing market, you know two of the top issues consumers face are inflation and mortgage rates. Let’s …

The real estate market is on just about everyone’s mind these days. That’s because the unsustainable market of the past two …

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Experts are starting to make their 2023 home price forecasts. As they do, most agree homes will continue to gain value, …

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If recent headlines about the housing market cooling and buyer demand moderating have you worried you’ve missed your chance to sell, …

Data from Realtor.com’s August Housing Trends Report included some good news for would-be homebuyers. Property sales slowed, turning in their first …

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If you’re thinking about buying a home today, there’s welcome news. Even though it’s still a sellers’ market, it’s a more …

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The talk of a housing bubble in the coming year seems to be at a fever pitch as rising mortgage rates …

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In a market that’s shifting as fast as it is today, many homeowners wonder what, if anything, needs to be renovated …

It’s clear the 2022 housing market has been defined by rising mortgage rates. With rates on the rise, it’s also become …

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One of the biggest questions people are asking right now is: what’s happening with home prices? There are headlines about ongoing …

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Some Highlights If you’re wondering what a potential recession could mean for the housing market, here’s what history tells us. In …

Some Highlights If you’re wondering what a potential recession could mean for the housing market, here’s what history tells us. In …

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If you’re thinking about buying a home, you likely have a lot of factors on your mind. You’re weighing your own …

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If you’re getting ready to embark on a home-improvement project, you’re not alone. The 2022 U.S. Houzz & Home Renovation Trends …

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