Housing’s Hottest Markets: May 2017 Amid scarce supplies and high buyer demand, homes are selling fast across the country. Home prices are rising as well: The nationwide median home list price rose above $250,000 for the first time, realtor.com® reports. The median list price is 10 percent higher than a year ago. According to the … Continue reading Hottest Markets Across the Country
Rehab or Rent Out? Real Estate Investment Tips for Beginners With mortgage rates still hovering near historic lows, more people are turning to real estate investments as a way to build and preserve wealth. Whether you start fixing and flipping properties or buying and renting them out for monthly cash flow, either investment … Continue reading Rehab or Rent Out? Tips for Beginners
Should You Buy a New or Existing Home? Maybe your dream home has the intricate details that you usually find only in older construction - wainscoting and crown molding in the interior, the front porch with a swing, an older tree shading the back yard, and the white picket fence. Or maybe your dream home … Continue reading Is It Better to Buy New or Existing Home?
The Compound Effect: Building Your Household’s Wealth Wealth is within reach for many people; however, according to a recent study, 63 percent of Americans said it’s not likely they’ll become rich.1 While younger people are more likely to say they’ll achieve wealth one day, only 34 percent of people aged 30 to 49 … Continue reading The Compound Effect: Building Your Household’s Wealth
Selling a Home after Decades of Owning Being a first-time home seller can be a daunting task particularly if you have lived in your home for at least five years. But for elderly sellers who have lived in their home for their entire adult life, it can seem impossible. For older sellers, it is … Continue reading Selling a Home after Decades of Owning
Buying your first home can be a daunting task. "Where do I begin" is the first thing that comes to mind. This is followed by "Will I qualify and for how much?
New This Week: 3 Stunning Black-and-White Kitchens “Black and white is a classic color combination that is timeless and sophisticated,” says designer Lorraine Franklin, who used the two-tone scheme in one of the following kitchens. Indeed, black and white has a lot going for it. It’s crisp and clean while also providing drama and contrast. … Continue reading Black and White Kitchens