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Pending Sales Surge: Great Sign for the Housing Market

Pending Sales Surge: Great Sign for the Housing Market

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New Study: Homeownership Creates Family Wealth

New Study: Homeownership Creates Family Wealth

New Study: Homeownership Creates Family Wealth | Keeping Current Matters

Matthew Rognlie, from the Department of Economics at MIT, recently released a paper: Deciphering the Fall and Rise in the Net Capital Share. One of the major findings of the report is that homeownership is and has...

Selling Your House? Price it Right Up Front

Selling Your House? Price it Right Up Front

Selling Your House? Price it Right Up Front | Keeping Current Matters

In today’s market, where demand is outpacing supply in many regions of the country, pricing a house is one of the biggest challenges real estate professionals face. Sellers often want to price their home higher than recommended,...

Industry Experts Agree: Housing Supply Too Low

Industry Experts Agree: Housing Supply Too Low

Industry Experts Agree: Housing Supply Too Low | Keeping Current Matters

Last week, we reported on the lack of housing supply and how that was impacting the real estate market. Today, we want to let you know what other industry experts are saying.

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Why You Should Sell Now!

Why You Should Sell Now!

Why You Should Sell Now! | Keeping Current Matters

As the temperature rises, buyers are coming out ready to purchase their dream home. Inventory is still below historic numbers and demand is strong. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity for you and your family.

Here are five reasons to list your home now.

1. Demand is Strong

Foot traffic refers to the number of people out actually physically looking at homes right now. The latest foot traffic...

NAR’s Existing Sales Report

NAR’s Existing Home Sales Report [INFOGRAPHIC]

NAR'S Existing Home Sales Report [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

Some Highlights of the Report:

  • Existing Home Sales are up 4.7% from sales last year, and up 1.2% month-over-month
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Housing Inventory Slowly Disappearing

Housing Inventory Slowly Disappearing

Housing Inventory Slowly Disappearing | Keeping Current Matters

The price of any item is determined by the supply of that item, and the market demand. The National...

Baby Boomers: Home Is Where The Heart Is

Baby Boomers: Home Is Where The Heart Is

Baby Boomers Find Freedom in Housing | Keeping Current Matters

Within the next five years, Baby Boomers are projected to have the largest household growth...

Five Demands to Make on Your Listing Agent

5 Demands to Make on Your Listing Agent

5 Demands to Make on Your Listing Agent | Keeping Current Matters

The busy spring real estate season is here. Are you thinking of selling your house? Are you dreading having to deal with strangers walking through the house? Are you concerned about getting the paperwork correct?

Hiring a professional...

Home Prices Over 30 Years [INFOGRAPHIC]

Home Prices Over 30 Years [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Billionaire Says Real Estate is Best Investment Possible

Billionaire Says Real Estate is Best Investment Possible

Billionaire Says Real Estate is Best Investment Possible | Keeping Current Matters

Billionaire money manager John Paulson was interviewed at the Delivering Alpha Conference presented by CNBC and Institutional Investor. During his session he boldly stated:...

Don’t Get Caught in the ‘Renter’s Trap’

Don’t Get Caught in the ‘Renter’s Trap’

Don’t Get Caught in the ‘Renter’s Trap’ | Keeping Current Matters

There are many benefits to homeownership,...

Don’t Let Your “Luck” Run Out

Don’t Let Your “Luck” Run Out

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Is Another Bubble Forming?

Is Another Bubble Forming?

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FSBO’s Must Be Ready to Negotiate

FSBO’s Must Be Ready to Negotiate

FSBO’s Must Be Ready to Negotiate | Keeping Current Matters

Now that the market has showed signs of recovery, some sellers may be tempted to try and sell their home on their own (FSBO) without using the services of a real estate professional.

Real estate agents are trained and experienced in negotiation. In most cases, the seller is not. The seller must realize their ability to negotiate will determine...

Homeownership is the “American Dream” for a Reason

Homeownership is the “American Dream” for a Reason

Homeownership is the “American Dream” for a Reason | Keeping Current Matters

There has been some who have been voicing doubt as to whether or not the younger generations still consider buying a home as being part of the “American Dream”. A recent ...

Is the Housing Market Back? Ask Lowes & Home Depot!

Is the Housing Market Back? Ask Lowes & Home Depot!

Is the Housing Market Back? Ask Lowes & Home Depot! | Keeping Current Matters

A recent Bloomberg Business article ...

The Difference an Hour Makes [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Difference an Hour Makes [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Difference an Hour Makes [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters


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Hurry Up!! Call and List your Home!!

Hurry Up!! Call your Agent and List your House!!

Hurry Up! Call your Agent & List your House! | Keeping Current Matters

That headline might be a little aggressive. However, as the data on the 2015 housing market begins to roll in, we can definitely say one thing: If you are considering selling,...

Housing Market to “Spring Forward”

Housing Market to “Spring Forward”

Housing Market to “Spring Forward” | Keeping Current Matters

Just like our clocks this weekend in the majority of the country, the housing market will soon “spring forward”! Similar to tension in a spring, the lack of inventory available for sale...