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  • Current Research Shows There Are Homes A...

    May 21, 2019

    Over the past seven years, housing prices have been steadily increasing. A number of housing marketing analysts use this information to determine that first-time home buyers are slowly being squeezed out of the market due to prices reaching a point at which they are out of reach. According to a r...

    Current Research Shows There Are Homes Available for First-Time Buyers

  • Low Inventory Levels Are Still Affecting...

    May 14, 2019

    Most of us now believe the housing crisis is over and we are well on our way to a full recovery. Average home prices are up, and the number of foreclosures and short sales has dropped to the lowest level seen in years. Most real estate professionals believe the housing market will continue to get st...

    Low Inventory Levels Are Still Affecting the Housing Market

  • Picky About Choosing Your Tenants –...

    May 10, 2019

    You've purchased your first rental home, and now you are ready to start looking for your first tenant. You think to yourself, "I am going to be extremely picky about whom I let rent this house." However, what you may not realize is how easy it is to run afoul of the Fair Housing Act. The Fair Housin...

    Picky About Choosing Your Tenants – You May Be in Trouble with the Fair Housing Act

  • Retiring – Do You Know What to Loo...

    May 8, 2019

    If, like many baby boomers you are getting close to retirement age, it might be time to look at your home and decide whether it can be adapted to meet your needs. When you look at the real estate market today, you will find there is a shortage of both starter homes and "trade-up" homes. If you shoul...

    Retiring – Do You Know What to Look in Your Retirement Home?

  • Should You Consider Buying a Fixer-Upper...

    May 5, 2019

    With the available housing inventory at what some consider to be an all-time low, more first-time home buyers are willing to buy a fixer-upper. According to Move.com, approximately 60% of home buyers today are quite happy to settle for a home that needs a little TLC. On top of this, 95% of those con...

    Should You Consider Buying a Fixer-Upper?