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  • Mortgage Rates Are Dropping. Here’s What To Expect In 2024 If You Want To Buy A Home, Experts Say

    “It should be easier for builders as rates go down, as they need to borrow to build,” said Lautz. High costs in the buying market have delayed homeownership for many buyers and kept inflation-strapped Record-high interest rates deterred more than 69% of renters from buying a home in 2023, a Zumper report Since many people cannot afford to buy a home, they are likely to consider renting a single-family home Renting over buying their first home Prices for single-family rentals are increasing faster than rent

  • Gen Z: The Next Generation Is Making Moves in the Housing Market

    dream of homeownership, here’s some information you may find helpful on why and where your peers are buying home: “Of those surveyed, 34% said that starting or growing their family was their main motivation to buy That’s because buying a home allows you to stabilize what’s typically your biggest monthly expense: your If those reasons have you feeling ready to buy, here’s some information on where your peers are finding boost their buying power and offset the challenges that come with today’s mortgage rates.

  • The Hottest Housing Markets For The Super Rich In 2024

    KEY POINTS One-quarter of American ultra-high-net individuals plan to buy a home this year, according The ultrawealthy are looking for a better lifestyle and strong investment when it comes to buying their One-quarter of American ultra-high-net individuals, or those worth $30 million or more, plan to buy a Still, $1 million doesn’t buy what it used to in the U.S. and abroad. How many average square feet of real estate does $1 million buy you in these cities?

  • 13 Features New-Home Buyers Say Are Essential, Desirable

    . © onurdongel - iStock/Getty Images Plus Home buyers appear willing to sacrifice property size to afford Twenty-six percent of builders say they plan to build even smaller in 2024, the research shows. Nearly 40% of home buyers say they’re willing to buy a home with a smaller lot while 35% say they’d buy Buyers are prioritizing other key features around the home. most likely to include in a newly built home in 2024.

  • 4 Tips for Making Your Best Offer on a Home

    Source: Are you planning to buy a home this spring? So, when you find the home you want to buy, remember these four tips to make your best offer. 1. They will be a critical part of your home buying process.” Agents are local market experts. They know what’s worked for other buyers in your area and what sellers may be looking for in an offer Bottom Line When you buy a home this spring, work with a real estate advisor to make your best offer.

  • Maximize Your Investment Potential with Your Home

    home prices would drop by as much as 10-20% — and that might have made you feel a bit unsure about buying For starters, there aren’t enough available homes to meet buyer demand right now. So, if you’re financially stable and prepared for the costs and expenses of homeownership, buying a home

  • The Spring Housing Market: Expert Insights and Analysis

    Price increases are slowing, which is good for buyers, and prices are still relatively high, which is Xu, Economist, “While mortgage rates remain elevated, home shoppers who are looking to buy Sure, inventory is rising, but it’s nowhere near enough to meet today’s buyer demand. If you’re looking to buy, the growing number of homes for sale this spring means you’ll have more choices But be prepared to move quickly since there’ll be plenty of competition with other buyers.

  • Real Estate Continues To Be the Best Investment [INFOGRAPHIC]

    Connect with a local real estate agent if you’re ready to buy a home and invest in your future. -----

  • What Homebuyers Need To Know About Credit Scores

    If you’re thinking about buying a home, you should know your credit score’s a critical piece of the puzzle generally how your FICO score range can make an impact: “. . . you don’t need a perfect credit score to buy Credit Applications: If you’re looking to buy, don’t apply for other credit.

  • Why You May Want an Energy-Efficient Home [INFOGRAPHIC]

    If you’re looking to buy a home this year, work with a real estate expert so you have a partner to help

  • Home Sales Start to Rise, Building Momentum for 2024

    A recent surge in construction of single-family homes could offer more opportunities for home buyers Builders have been offering more incentives, such as buying down interest rates or offering co-op commissions to buyer’s agents, Yun says. “And while these higher starts are consistent with our latest builder survey, which shows a rise in builder Also, more consumers are buying a home with cash, leveraging the proceeds from a previous home sale and

  • Home Prices Are Rebounding

    like some expected is because there aren’t enough available homes for the number of people who want to buy Even with today’s mortgage rates, there are more people looking to buy than there are homes available Here’s How This Affects You Buyers: If you’ve been holding off on buying because you were worried the

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