Market Trends

Sept. 17, 2014

Strong Demand=Slim Pickings

According to Lawrence Yun, the National Association of Realtor's chief economist, the spring housing market is starting off strong. "If activity is sustained near present levels, existing-home sales will see their best performance in five years. The NAR expects sales to rise between 7% and 10% in 2012.

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June 4, 2014

Dream of Homeownership Alive with Young People

More and more millennials are getting into the housing market. A survey by homebuilder PulteGroup found that 65% of those who make more than $50,000 a year reported increased interest in buying a home.

The recession has forced Generation Y, roughly those age 18 to 34, to delay buying ...

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Nov. 6, 2013

What Kind of Market Is It?

Is it a seller's market? A buyer's market? Depends on the day and which media outlet you happen to be listening to. One thing is sure the market is changing. Here are some ways to know what kind of market it is:

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Sept. 19, 2012

What Buyes and Sellers Really Think

Each year the National Association of Realtors does a study of home buyers and sellers. They ask home buyers and sellers across the country why they bought or sold, how they made decision and who they are. Here are just a few of things they found out:

WHAT SELLS

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May 16, 2012

No Better Time to Buy

It’s time to buy a home! That is right you heard it here, no more doom and gloom for the real estate market. The time has come to go out and buy some real estate. The only thing holding buyers back has been consumer emotion but a look at the ...

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