top omaha realtors: Americans Still Believe Real Estate is Best Long-Term Investment - 07/27/17 01:50 PM
Americans Still Believe Real Estate is Best Long-Term Investment According to Bankrate’s latest Financial Security Index Poll, Americans who have money to set aside for the next 10 years would rather invest in Omaha real estate than any other type of investment.
Bankrate asked Americans to answer the following question:
“What is the best way to invest money you wouldn’t need for 10 years or more?”
 
Real Estate came in as the top choice with 28% of all respondents (3% higher than last year), while cash investments - such as savings accounts and CD’s - came in second with … (3 comments)

top omaha realtors: Rising Home Prices Mean Great News for Homeowners - 07/25/17 08:19 AM
Rising Home Prices Mean Great News for Homeowners Recently there has been a lot of talk about home prices and if they are accelerating too quickly. As we mentioned before, in some areas of the country, seller supply (homes for sale) cannot keep up with the number of buyers who are out looking for homes, which has caused prices to rise.
The great news about rising prices, however, is that according to CoreLogic’s Homeowner Equity Report, the average American household gained over $14,000 in equity over the course of the last year, largely due to home value increases.
The map below was created using … (0 comments)

top omaha realtors: 84% of Americans Believe Buying a Home is a Good Financial Decision - 07/21/17 06:46 AM
84% of Americans Believe Buying a Home is a Good Financial Decision According to the National Association of Realtors®’ 2017 National Housing Pulse Survey, 84% of Americans now believe that purchasing a home is a good financial decision. This is the highest percentage since 2007 – before the housing crisis. Those surveyed pointed out five major reasons why they believe homeownership is a good financial decision:
Homeownership means the money you spend on housing goes towards building equity, rather than to a landlord Homeownership creates the opportunity to pay off a mortgage and own your home by the time you retire … (2 comments)

top omaha realtors: NEW LISTING! Omaha Home for Sale in Hickory Hill - 07/20/17 02:33 PM

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Fall in love with this spacious, two story home in Hickory Hills surrounded by lush landscaping and mature trees. Large eat-in kitchen with a walk-in pantry. Sunken family room features a gas log fireplace and built-in cabinets. Relax in your own master suite with a walk-in closet, crown molding, vaulted ceiling and a master bath with a skylight. Conveniently located second floor laundry. Unlimited potential in the unfinished basement. Outside there is maintenance-free vinyl siding, a sprinkler system and privacy fence. Enjoy the privacy and view from the shaded deck. This … (4 comments)

top omaha realtors: NEW LISTING! Multi-level Home for Sale in The Colonies - 07/19/17 02:27 PM

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Beautifully well-maintained multi-level home in The Colonies. Open design kitchen and dining room have a vaulted ceiling, pantry, island, stainless steel appliances and access to the large deck which is perfect for barbeques and entertaining. The master bedroom includes two big closets. The lower level is great as a media room. There is a large storage space for all of your stuff. Updates include exterior paint ’16; vinyl windows ’10; Andersen sliding door ’17; roof, gutters and downspouts ’13; deck ’11, and Trane furnace and AC ’11. Extra … (3 comments)

top omaha realtors: Thinking of Selling? You Should Act NOW! - 07/18/17 06:44 AM
Thinking of Selling? You Should Act NOW! If you thought about selling your house this year, now more than ever may be the time to do it! The inventory of Omaha homes for sale is well below historic norms and buyer demand is skyrocketing. We were still in high school when we learned the concept of supply and demand: the best time to sell something is when supply of that item is low and demand for that item is high. That defines today’s real estate market.
Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist at the National Association of Realtors, recently commented:
“Buyer interest is solid, but there … (0 comments)

top omaha realtors: The 5 Greatest Benefits of Homeownership - 07/14/17 07:01 AM
The 5 Greatest Benefits of Homeownership Recently, Freddie Mac reported on the benefits of homeownership. According to their report, here are the five benefits that “should be at the top of everyone’s list.”
Homeownership can help you build equity over time. Your monthly payments will remain stable. You may have some tax benefits. You can take pride in ownership. Homeownership improves your community. Let’s expand on each of Freddie Mac’s points:
Homeownership can help you build equity over time. Every three years, the Federal Reserve conducts a Survey of Consumer Finances in which they collect data across all economic and social … (0 comments)

top omaha realtors: Omaha Home for Sale in Barrington Park - 07/13/17 02:32 PM

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What a magnificent two story home boasting a lush yard that is 2/3 of an acre. Beautifully remodeled kitchen with granite counters, Alder wood cabinets, breakfast bar, pullout shelves and a wood panel SubZero refrigerator. Layout flows nicely into formal dining room, living room with an arched ceiling, an executive style office; and family room with a wood beam ceiling, eye-catching fireplace and wetbar. Relax as royalty in your own master suite with a backlit tiered ceiling, fireplace, two-story walk-in closet and impressively updated master bath with whirlpool, granite counters and … (7 comments)

top omaha realtors: 5 Reasons Why You Should Not For Sale By Owner! - 07/11/17 06:26 AM
5 Reasons Why You Should Not For Sale By Owner! In today’s market, with home prices rising and a lack of inventory, some homeowners may consider trying to sell their Omaha homes on their own, known in the industry as a For Sale by Owner (FSBO). There are several reasons why this might not be a good idea for the vast majority of sellers.
Here are the top five reasons:
1. Exposure to Prospective Buyers  Recent studies have shown that 94% of buyers search online for a home. That is in comparison to only 16% looking at print newspaper ads. Most … (1 comments)

top omaha realtors: NEW LISTING! Omaha Home for Sale in Huntington Park - 07/07/17 09:55 AM

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Meticulous care was put into preparing this INCREDIBLE home in Huntington Park. You will be amazed by the open two-story entry and the hardwood floors and railing that were expertly refinished. There is granite, stainless steel appliances, island, and a walk-in pantry in the kitchen. Fresh paint throughout. There is new carpet in the family room and basement along with new tile flooring in all baths. With five bedrooms plus a sixth non-conforming bedroom there is enough room for everyone to have their privacy. Every bedroom on the second floor has access … (3 comments)

top omaha realtors: Your Opportunity to Achieve the American Dream Keeps Getting Better! - 07/05/17 06:48 AM
Your Opportunity to Achieve the American Dream Keeps Getting Better! Forbes.com recently released the latest results of their American Dream Index, in which they measure “the prosperity of the middle class, and…examine which states best support the American Dream.”
The monthly index measures several different economic factors, including goods-producing employment, personal and commercial bankruptcies, building permits, startup activity, unemployment insurance claims, labor force participation, and layoffs.
The national index score was rounded out to 100.0 in January as a baseline for comparison and it rose the fourth straight month in a row to 101.8.
Alaska, coming in at 89.4, represented the lowest score on … (0 comments)

top omaha realtors: 75% of Homeowners Think Now is a Good Time to Sell! - 06/29/17 06:27 AM
75% of Homeowners Think Now is a Good Time to Sell! The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released the findings of their Q2 Homeownership Opportunities and Market Experience (HOME) Survey. The report covers core topics like, “if now is a good time to buy or sell a home, the perception of home price changes, perceived ability to qualify for a mortgage, and [an] outlook on the U.S. economy.”
The survey revealed that 75% of homeowners think now is a good time to sell, compared to 70% last quarter. This is a considerable increase from more than a year ago when … (0 comments)

top omaha realtors: Pre-Approval Should Always Be Your First Step - 06/27/17 06:42 AM
Pre-Approval Should Always Be Your First Step In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the amount of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to show you are serious about buying your dream home is to get pre-qualified or pre-approved for a mortgage before starting your search.
Even if you are in a market that is not as competitive, knowing your budget will give you the confidence of knowing if your dream home is within your reach.
Freddie Mac lays out … (0 comments)

top omaha realtors: The Importance of Home Equity in Retirement Planning - 06/23/17 06:52 AM
The Importance of Home Equity in Retirement Planning We often discuss the difference in family wealth between homeowner households and renter households. Much of that difference is the result of the equity buildup that homeowners experience over the time that they own their Omaha home. In a report recently released by the nonpartisan Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI), they reveal how valuable equity can be in retirement planning.
Craig Copeland, Senior Research Associate at EBRI, recently authored a report, Importance of Individual Account Retirement Plans and Home Equity in Family Total Wealth, in which he reveals:
“Individual account retirement plan assets, … (0 comments)

top omaha realtors: Buying Is Now 33.1% Cheaper Than Renting in the US - 06/20/17 06:02 AM
Buying Is Now 33.1% Cheaper Than Renting in the US The results of the latest Rent vs. Buy Report from Trulia show that homeownership remains cheaper than renting with a traditional 30-year fixed rate mortgage in the 100 largest metro areas in the United States.
The updated numbers actually show that the range is an average of 3.5% less expensive in San Jose (CA), all the way up to 50.1% less expensive in Baton Rouge (LA), and 33.1% nationwide!
Other interesting findings in the report include: Interest rates have remained low and, even though home prices have appreciated around the country, … (0 comments)

top omaha realtors: NEW LISTING! Raised Ranch for Sale in Chandler Hills - 06/16/17 02:56 PM

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What an incredible home for the money! This perfect starter home is waiting for you in quiet Chandler Hills. You will love the fabulous wood floor and the tasteful paint colors when you step inside. Impressive kitchen with a large cut-out open to the living room. Three bedrooms on the main floor and an updated bathroom with a tub. The lower level is perfect for a family room and great for movie marathons. It has a spacious, fenced back yard and a beautifully landscaped front yard. Conveniently located … (5 comments)

top omaha realtors: Top Home Renovations for Maximum ROI [INFOGRAPHIC] - 06/16/17 06:15 AM
Top Home Renovations for Maximum ROI [INFOGRAPHIC] Some Highlights: Whether you are selling your Omaha home, just purchased your first home, or are a homeowner planning to stay put for a while, there is value in knowing which home improvement projects will net you the most Return On Investment (ROI). While big projects like adding a bathroom or a complete kitchen remodel are popular ways to increase a home’s value, something as simple as updating landscaping and curb appeal can have a quick impact on a home’s value. For more information about top renovation projects that net you the most ROI, … (2 comments)

top omaha realtors: NEW LISTING! Bellevue Home for Sale in Chandler Acres - 06/15/17 09:58 AM

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See for yourself and be amazed with this well-maintained home in Chandler Acres. The living room is brightened by the large bay window letting in plenty of light. There are hardwood floors under the carpet. Sizeable bedrooms on main floor and the master bedroom has a private bathroom. There is a 4th non-conforming bedroom in the basement with a private full bathroom. New windows ’04, new roof ’11. Other features include a deck (maintenance free), sprinkler, an 8x10 shed, and an extra wide driveway. This corner lot home … (2 comments)

top omaha realtors: NEW LISTING! Two Story Duplex for Sale in Dundee Place - 06/14/17 10:05 AM

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Amazing and well-maintained brick two-story duplex just South of 50th and Dodge. Step inside and be greeted by gorgeous refinished wood floors. The kitchen includes beautifully updated counters, shaker cabinets and subway tile backsplash plus stainless steel appliances. Relax in the three sizeable rooms on the second floor. New windows. Updated full bathroom. Other features include a walk-up attic, covered deck and covered patio perfect for relaxing, plus an amazingly landscaped backyard with full fence. Don’t miss out on your chance to own this dream home. 103 S. 50 St is … (6 comments)

top omaha realtors: NEW LISTING! Papillion Home for Sale in Kingsbury Hills - 06/09/17 12:48 PM

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This is the home you have been waiting for near Papillion South High School. Come and discover the open floor plan and grand entry of this incredible ranch with its amazing Hickory floors on the living room and kitchen. The kitchen has a new sink, new backsplash, refinished cabinets, a pantry and stainless steel appliances. Sizeable bedrooms await you, with a beautiful full bathroom for the master suite. The open basement is perfect for entertaining and has a huge storage room. The new fixtures, ceiling fans and carpet make this home … (5 comments)

 
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