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How Important is Owning a Home?
Posted Friday October 20, 2017 in Mortgage + Real Estate Tips

  In a recent report released by National Mortgage News, only 14% of Americans claim homeownership is of primary importance. According to Reportlinker, the goal of homeownership ranked fourth among American priorities in 2017, one step down from reaching career goals and just above having or adopting children. National Mortgage News also reported that: Even… Read more »

Bitcoin is finally buying into US real estate
Posted Wednesday October 18, 2017 in Industry News

Bitcoin is already in retail and restaurants — so it was only a matter of time before the cryptocurrency took on real estate. That time is now. Bitcoin is slowly making its way into closings on everything from Lake Tahoe land in California to Manhattan condos to single-family homes in the heart of Texas. “Our… Read more »

Fed minutes reveal low inflation numbers could be long-term, but rate hike still likely
Posted Saturday October 14, 2017 in Industry News

Newly released minutes from the Fed’s September meeting show several members of the Federal Open Markets Committee voiced their concern over persistently low inflation rates during the meeting. But despite this concern over inflation, many Fed members are still anticipating voting for a rate hike in December. But this inconsistency is confusing at best, and… Read more »

Great Outdoors May Be Key to Selling Home Fast
Posted Friday October 13, 2017 in Mortgage + Real Estate Tips

Recent news reports state that more buyers are now considering the outdoor space of a home and its usability when looking for new homes. It’s not just what’s inside that counts for homeowners anymore. Are you trying to sell your home? Try sprucing up or adding one of these four top features buyers want: An… Read more »

New Data Identifies the Average Millennial Mortgage Borrower
Posted Friday October 6, 2017 in Industry News

It’s pretty clear that millennials are becoming the largest group of homebuyers on the market. And though no two millennials are identical or have the same financial situation, it’s a good idea to understand the millennial homebuyer. And now, we have the data to do just that. So what does the average millennial homebuyer look… Read more »

Is Your City in Best or Worst Category for Flipping?
Posted Monday October 2, 2017 in Mortgage + Real Estate Tips

According to National Mortgage News, nearly 54,000 homes were flipped in the second quarter of this year. Investors profited an average of $67,516 per property and had nearly a 50% return on investment, according to Attom Data Solutions. While the return on investment has declined nationwide for three quarters in a row, some cities still… Read more »

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