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  • The Net Worth of a Homeowner is 44x Greater Than A Renter!
    by simplify on August 20, 2018 at 10:00 am

    Every three years, the Federal Reserve conducts their Survey of Consumer Finances in which they collect data across all economic and social groups. Their latest survey data, covering 2013-2016 was recently released. The study revealed that the median net worth of a homeowner was $231,400 – a 15% increase since 2013. At the same time, […]

  • The Cost of Waiting: Interest Rates Edition [INFOGRAPHIC]
    by simplify on August 17, 2018 at 10:00 am

    Some Highlights: Interest rates are projected to increase steadily heading into 2019. The higher your interest rate, the more money you end up paying for your home and the higher your monthly payment will be. Rates are still low right now – don’t wait until they hit 5% to start searching for your dream home! […]

  • Housing Market: Another Gigantic Difference Between 2008 and 2018
    by simplify on August 16, 2018 at 10:00 am

    Some are attempting to compare the current housing market to the market leading up to the “boom and bust” that we experienced a decade ago. They look at price appreciation and conclude that we are on a similar trajectory, speeding toward another housing crisis. However, there is a major difference between the two markets. Last […]

  • Homebuyers Willing to Sacrifice ‘Must-Haves’ in Favor of Good School Districts
    by simplify on August 15, 2018 at 10:00 am

    It should come as no surprise that buying a home in a good school district is important to homebuyers. According to a report from Realtor.com, 86% of 18-34 year-olds and 84% of those aged 35-54 indicated that their home search areas were defined by school district boundaries. What is surprising, however, is that 78% of […]

  • Have You Outgrown Your Starter Home?
    by simplify on August 14, 2018 at 10:00 am

    For many Americans, buying their first home is their first taste of achieving part of the American Dream. There is a sense of pride that comes along with owning your own home and building your family’s wealth through your monthly mortgage payment. It may seem hard to imagine that the first home you purchased (which […]

  • Are You Thinking of Selling Your Home? Competition Is Coming!
    by simplify on August 13, 2018 at 10:00 am

    The number of building permits issued for single-family homes is the best indicator of how many newly built homes will rise over the next few months. According to the latest U.S. Census Bureau and U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development Residential Sales Report, the number of building permits issued in June was 850,000, a 0.8% increase from May. […]

  • Existing Home Sales Cooling Off This Summer [INFOGRAPHIC]
    by simplify on August 10, 2018 at 10:00 am

    Some Highlights: According to the National Association of Realtors’ latest Existing Home Sales Report, sales in June were down 2.2% from last year. Inventory of homes for sale showed a modest improvement of 0.5% over last year’s figures, but still remains under the 6-month supply needed for a normal market. NAR’s Chief Economist Lawrence Yun had this to say: “There continues to be a mismatch since the spring between the growing level of homebuyer demand in most of the country in relation to the actual pace of home sales, which are declining. The root cause is […]

  • Supply & Demand Will Determine Future Home Values
    by simplify on August 9, 2018 at 10:00 am

    Will home values continue to appreciate throughout 2018? The answer is simple: YES! – as long as there are more purchasers in the market than there are available homes for them to buy. This is known as the theory of “supply and demand,” which is defined as: “The amount of a commodity, product, or service […]