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Do You Know How Much Equity You Have In Your Home? You May Be Surprised!

Do You Know How Much Equity You Have In Your Home? You May Be Surprised! | Simplifying The Market

Do You Know How Much Equity You Have In Your Home? You May Be Surprised!

CoreLogic’s latest Equity Report revealed that 256,000 properties regained equity in the third quarter of 2015. This is great news for the country, as 92% of all mortgaged properties...

What You Don’t Need To Hear From Your Listing Agent

What You Don’t Need To Hear From Your Listing Agent | Simplifying The Market

What You Don’t Need To Hear From Your Listing Agent

You’ve decided to sell your house. You begin to interview potential real estate agents to help you through the process. You need someone you trust enough to:

  1. Set the market value on possibly the largest asset your family owns (your home)
  2. Set the time schedule for the successful liquidation of that asset
  3. Set the fee for the services required to liquidate that asset
...

Homes Selling Quickly Across The Country

Homes Selling Quickly Across The Country | Simplifying The Market

Homes Selling Quickly Across The Country

According to the National Association of Realtors’ (NAR) Existing Home Sales Report, homes were on market for an average of 58 days in December. This was slightly longer than the 54 days in November, but still better than the 66 days experienced in December 2014. ...

Will Appraisals Continue to be a Challenge in 2016?

Will Appraisals Continue to be a Challenge in 2016? | Simplifying The Market

Will Appraisals Continue to be a Challenge in 2016?

First American Title issues a quarterly report, the Real Estate Sentiment...

No Matter Which Groundhog You Listen To, You Should Sell Before Spring!

No Matter Which Groundhog You Listen to, You Should Sell Before Spring! | Simplifying The Market

No Matter Which Groundhog You Listen To, You Should Sell Before Spring!

Is spring closer than we think? Depending on which Groundhog you witnessed today, you may have less time than you think to get your home on the market before the busy spring season.

Many sellers feel that the spring is the best time to place their home on the market as buyer demand traditionally increases at that time of year. However, the next six weeks before spring hits also have their own advantages....

Harvard: Why Owning A Home Makes Sense Financially

Harvard: Why Owning A Home Makes Sense Financially | Simplifying The Market

Harvard: Why Owning A Home Makes Sense Financially

We have reported many times that the American Dream of homeownership is alive and well. The ...

Thinking of Selling? Why Now May Be The Time

Thinking of Selling? Why Now May Be The Time | Simplifying The Market

Thinking of Selling? Why Now May Be The Time

It is common knowledge that a large number of homes sell during the spring-buying season. For that reason, many homeowners hold off on putting their home on the market until then. The question is whether or not that will be a good strategy this year.

The other listings that do come out in the spring will represent increased competition to any seller. Do a greater number of homes actually come to the market in the spring, as compared to the rest of the year? The National Association...

A Million+ Boomerang Buyers about to Enter Market

A Million+ Boomerang Buyers about to Enter Market | Simplifying The Market

A Million+ Boomerang Buyers about to Enter Market

Where Are Interest Rates Headed This Year?

Where Are Interest Rates Headed This Year? | Simplifying The Market

Where Are Interest Rates Headed This Year?

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What Do You Actually Need to Get a Mortgage?

Why Do Americans Consider Moving? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Why Do Americans Consider Moving? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Lack of Listings Slowing Down the Housing Market

Lack of Listings Slowing Down the Housing Market | Simplifying The Market

Lack of Listings Slowing Down the Housing Market

When Is It A Good Time To Rent? NOT Now!

When Is It A Good Time To Rent? NOT Now! | Simplifying The Market

When Is It A Good Time To Rent? NOT Now!

Thinking of Buying a Home? 3 Questions Every Buyer Should Answer First

Thinking of Buying a Home? 3 Questions Every Buyer Should Answer First | Simplifying The Market

Thinking of Buying a Home? 3 Questions Every Buyer Should Answer First

Change in Home Sales by Price Range

Change in Home Sales by Price Range [INFOGRAPHIC]

Obstacles to Homeownership: Perceived or Real?

Obstacles to Homeownership: Perceived or Real? | Simplifying The Market

Obstacles to Homeownership: Perceived or Real?

Homeownership Still Part of the American Dream

Homeownership Still Part of the American Dream | Simplifying The Market

Homeownership Still Part of the American Dream

Real Estate Shines as an Investment in 2015

Real Estate Shines as an Investment in 2015 | Simplifying The Market

Real Estate Shines as an Investment in 2015

Top Reason to List Your House For Sale Now!

Top Reason to List Your House For Sale Now! | Simplifying The Market

Top Reason to List Your House For Sale Now!

American Dream of Homeownership Still Very Much Alive

American Dream of Homeownership Still Very Much Alive | Simplifying The Market

American Dream of Homeownership Still Very Much Alive