Buying a Home

Jan. 21, 2020

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The interest paid over the lifetime of a (more expensive) 30-year mortgage can sometimes be over three times that of a (cheaper) 15-year mortgage. (Marketwatch)

 

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These are the TOP 5 risks for 2020 1,581 CEO's surveyed by ...

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Jan. 16, 2020

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The U.S. economy’s two most interest-sensitive sectors, construction, and durable goods manufacturing fell to 10% of national output in 2018 from 20% in 1967. (WSJ)

 

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Borrowers over 65 account for roughly 10% of all mortgages originated ...

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Nov. 8, 2019

11/8/19

 

 

 

 

 

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The median age of all US buyers also hit a fresh record - 47 years old - increasing for a third straight year -- and well above the median age of 31 in 1981. This is critically important when thinking about who you are marketing ...

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Aug. 12, 2019

8/12/19

 

 

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Goldman Sachs just lowered  US GDP growth expectations to 1.8% amid the escalating trade wars. (Marketwatch)

 

 

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The Walton family now collectively is worth close to $200 billion....their wealth has grown by $70,000 per minute, $4 ...

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June 27, 2019

6/27/19

 

 

 

 

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A Realtor.com study found that there is a large gap between the home price buyers are looking for and the listed prices. Half of today’s home shoppers want to purchase a property for under $288,000, the study ...

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June 26, 2019

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Overall rents rose at a 3.6% annual rate in early 2019, twice the rate of overall inflation. 47.4% of renters remain cost-burdened. (Inman). 

 

 

 

          

 

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June 5, 2019

6/5/19

 

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National home prices increased 3.6% year over year in April 2019 and are forecast to increase by 4.7% from April 2019 to April 2020. The April 2019 HPI gain was down from the April 2018 gain of 6.6%, but up slightly from ...

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