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Why Its Still a Sellers MarketAs there's more and more talk about the real estate market cooling off from the peak frenzy it saw during the pandemic, you may be questioning what that means for your plans to sell your house. If you're thinking of making a move, you should know the market is still ...
08/08/2022
What Can You Do With Your Home’s Equity?If you’re like a lot of long-time homeowners, you’ve probably got a great deal of home equity on your hands right now. If you’ve been considering putting it to work, it’s still a decent time to take out a second mortgage or a HELOC, even as rates are starti...
08/07/2022
Housing Market Forecast for the Rest of 2022 Some Highlights The housing market is shifting away from the intensity of the past two years. Heres what experts project for the remainder of 2022. Home prices are forecast to rise more moderately than last year. Mortgage rates will respond to inflatio...
08/06/2022
What's Causing Ongoing Home Price Appreciation?If you're thinking about making a move, you probably want to know what's going to happen to home prices for the rest of the year. While experts say price growth will moderate due to the shifting market, ongoing appreciation is expected. That means ho...
08/05/2022
A Window of Opportunity for HomebuyersMortgage rates are much higher today than they were at the beginning of the year, and that's had a clear impact on the housing market. As a result, the market is seeing a shift back toward the range of pre-pandemic levels for buyer demand and home sales.But t...
08/04/2022
Ways to Dress Up Your PatioMaybe you’ve just moved into your new home and you’ve got a patio of your very own for the first time, or maybe you’ve had one for a while and just didn’t know what to do with it. Patios are magnificently flexible spaces, if not a little boring by themselves. Think of y...
08/03/2022
Want To Buy a Home? Now May Be the Time.There are more homes for sale today than at any time last year. So, if you tried to buy a home last year and were outbid or out priced, now may be your opportunity. The number of homes for sale in the U.S. has been growing over the past four months as risin...
08/02/2022
A Real Estate Professional Helps You Separate Fact from FictionIf you're following the news, chances are you've seen or heard some headlines about the housing market that don't give the full picture. The real estate market is shifting, and when that happens, it can be hard to separate fact from f...
08/01/2022
What’s Up With Electric Lawnmowers?Maintaining your lawn is one of the summer’s big tasks. Depending on the size of your property, this could require just a few quick loops with a push mower, or it could take a good part of the day on a riding mower. Even homeowners who just use a small lawnmower...
07/31/2022
Three Reasons To Buy a Home in Todays Shifting Market  Some Highlights The housing market is moving away from the frenzy of the past year and its opening doors for you if you're thinking about buying a home. Housing inventory is increasing, which means more options for your search. Plus, the inte...
07/30/2022