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By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
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5 Reasons Homeownership Makes ‘Cents’ The American Dream of homeownership is alive and well. Recent reports show that the US homeownership rate has rebounded from recent lows and is headed in the right direction. The personal reasons to own differ for each buyer, but there are many basic similar...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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Low Inventory Causes Home Prices to Maintain Fast Growth The National Association of Realtors (NAR) released their latest Quarterly Metro Home Price Report last week. The report revealed that severely lacking inventory across the country drained sales growth and kept home prices rising at a stead...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
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Thinking About Buying? Know Your Credit Score Knowing your credit score or getting a recent copy of your credit report is one of the first steps that you can take toward knowing how ready you are to start the home buying process. Make sure all the information listed on your report is accurate and...

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Don't Let Fear Stop You from Applying for a Mortgage A considerable number of potential buyers shy away from jumping into the Omaha real estate market due to their uncertainty about the buying process. A specific cause for concern tends to be mortgage qualification. For many, the mortgage process...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
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Buying a Home Can Be Scary... Unless You Know the Facts Some Highlights: Many potential homebuyers believe that they need a 20% down payment and a 780 FICO® score to qualify to buy a home, which stops many of them from even trying! Here are some facts: 40% of millennials who purchased homes this ...

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Millennials Flock Towards Low Down Payment Programs A report released by Down Payment Resource shows that 61% of first-time homebuyers purchased their homes with a down payment of 6% or less. The trend continued among all buyers with a mortgage, as 73% made a down payment of less than 20%. An ar...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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Hiring an Agent to Sell Your House May Cost You NOTHING! There is no doubt that it is easier to sell your house when using the services of an Omaha real estate professional. The agent will provide: Greater exposure to more buyers The skills of a professional negotiator A layer of protection from ...

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Buying Remains Cheaper Than Renting in 39 States! In the latest Rent vs. Buy Report from Trulia, they explained 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 show that the ran...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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4 Reasons to Sell This Fall [INFOGRAPHIC]  Some Highlights: Buyer demand continues to outpace the supply of Omaha homes for sale! Buyers are often competing with one another for the listings that are available! Housing inventory is still under the 6-month supply that is needed for a normal housin...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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Millionaire to Millennials: Buy a Home Now! In a CNBC article, self-made millionaire David Bach explained that “the single biggest mistake millennials are making” is not purchasing a home because buying real estate is “an escalator to wealth.” Bach went on to explain: “If millennials don’t buy a ...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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The Truth About Homeowner Equity A recent article from a reputable news source was titled: Here's why some homeowners still can't sell. In the opening bullets of the article, the author claimed, “Negative equity is one of the main reasons why there are so few homes for sale.” The article then goe...

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Which Homes Have Increased in Value the Most? Home values have risen dramatically over the last twelve months. The latest Existing Home Sales Report from the National Association of Realtors puts the annual increase in the median existing-home price at 5.6%. CoreLogic, in their most recent Home P...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
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Thinking of Selling your Home? Competition is Coming The number of building permits issued for single-family homes is the best indicator of how many newly built homes will rise over the next few months. According to the latest U.S. Census Bureau and U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development ...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
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How to Get the Most Money from the Sale of Your Home Every homeowner wants to make sure they maximize their financial reward when selling their Omaha home. But how do you guarantee that you receive maximum value for your house? Here are two keys to ensure that you get the highest price possible. ...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
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More Americans Say Now is a Good Time to Sell! Recently released data from Fannie Mae’s National Housing Survey revealed that rising home prices were the catalyst behind an eight-point jump in the net percentage of respondents who say now is a good time to sell. The index is now 21 points higher ...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
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5 Reasons to Sell This Fall Here are five reasons listing your Omaha home for sale this fall makes sense. 1. Demand Is Strong The latest Buyer Traffic Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that buyer demand remains very strong throughout the vast majority of the country. Th...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
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Happily Ever Homeowner Married couples once again dominated the first-time homebuyer statistics last year at 66% of all buyers, according to the most recent Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers. It is no surprise that having two incomes to save for down payments and contribute to monthly housing cos...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
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4 Reasons to Buy a Home This Fall! Here are four great reasons to consider buying an Omaha home today, instead of waiting. 1. Prices Will Continue to Rise CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Index reports that home prices have appreciated by 6.7% over the last 12 months. The same report predicts that p...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
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America Needs Your House! The biggest challenge in today’s Omaha real estate market is a lack of housing inventory. How big of a challenge is the housing shortage? Here are what four industry economists are saying on the issue (emphases added): Mark Fleming, First American’s Chief Economist “The ...

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14,904 Homes Sold Yesterday… Did Yours? There are some homeowners who are patiently waiting to get the price they hoped for when they originally listed their houses for sale. Something these homeowners might want to take into consideration is the fact that if their homes haven’t sold yet, maybe t...

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