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11 March 2019
When buying a home, your real estate agent is supposed to look out for your best interests, but if you're not careful you could find yourself with an agent who represents both you and the seller.
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7 January 2019
What does the housing market hold for 2019? Will it be a good time to buy? Stay put where you are? Refinance? Here's what some of the experts we talked to had to say.
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29 December 2018
As Boomers downsize in the coming years, will Millennials want to buy their old homes? And might the two groups compete for a limited supply of small, desirable residences?.
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17 December 2018
With home prices and mortgage rates expected to continue to rise, affordability could be a growing concern for homebuyers in 2019.
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15 October 2018
If you’re looking for reasons to buy a home other than providing shelter for your family and potentially as an investment, you may want to consider your future education, health and income opportunities.
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5 September 2018
Fewer international buyers are purchasing homes in the United States, a turnaround from a surge in 2017 that could have implications for the broader real estate market.
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14 August 2018
Urban lifestyle offers plenty of benefits but can present a lot of challenges when it comes to finding and buying a home.
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9 July 2018
Flipping homes by buying low, fixing them up and selling high is at its highest level since 2006, There's money to be made, even by newcomers,but here are some things to know before jumping in.
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12 March 2018
Worried that home prices are rising too quickly? Don’t worry too much.Real estate experts say that while prices have risen consistently in many markets, that doesn’t mean another bubble is developing.
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19 February 2018
There are many ways to determine property value, some more accurate than others.Here are some ways to figure out how much your home is worth:.
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22 January 2018
Downsizing a home that you’ve spent most of a lifetime accumulating stuff for, and then moving to a small house or condominium, can be full of choices.Here are some considerations for empty nesters looking to downsize.
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11 December 2017
Is a homeowner's warranty worth the cost? That depends on a number of factors, including the price, what it covers, the reputation of the company and how much you value peace of mind vs.tolerating risk.
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11 September 2017
Closing costs aren't just for buyers.There are home seller closing costs that can take you by surprise if you're not prepared.
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26 June 2017
Buying a "for sale by owner" home can potentially save you money by eliminating the real estate agent's commission, but only if you keep these five things in mind.
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10 April 2017
Hidden problems with a home can range from old underground fuel oil tanks to hazardous aluminum wiring to code violations and other potentially costly problems you don't want to overlook before buying.
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3 April 2017
The Trump administration's push to deport more illegal immigrants could lead to more foreclosures, fewer home sales and shortages in construction labor, according to immigration experts.
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27 March 2017
Appraisals take time and money, but a a growing trend toward automated appraisals promises to make the mortgage process faster and cheaper for borrowers.
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27 December 2016
It may sound strange, but higher mortgage rates could make it easier to buy a home through lower prices and less buyer competition.
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7 March 2016
For those looking to get into investment property, a good starting place can be a multi-unit dwelling where you live in one unit and rent out the others.
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8 December 2015
You can get a better mortgage rate and terms on a second home for your own use than you can for an investment property, but don't try to pass off the one as the other.
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