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Buying a Home Can Be Scary… Until You Know the Facts [INFOGRAPHIC]

By Jason Mitchell | Nov 3, 2018

Some Highlights: Many potential homebuyers believe that they need a 20% down payment and a 780 FICO® score to qualify to buy a home which stops many of them from even trying! Here are some facts: 72% of buyers who purchased homes this year have put down less than 20%. 76.4% of loan applications were…

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Where are Home Values Headed over the Next Few Years?

By Jason Mitchell | Nov 3, 2018

There are many questions about where home prices will be next year as well as where they may be headed over the next several years to come. We have gathered the most reliable sources to help answer these questions: The Home Price Expectation Survey – A survey of over 100 market analysts, real estate experts,…

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Still Think You Need 15-20% Down to Buy a Home? Think Again!

By Jason Mitchell | Nov 2, 2018

According to a new study from Urban Institute, there are over 19 million millennials in 31 cities who are not only ready and willing to become homeowners, but are able to as well! Now that the largest generation since baby boomers has aged into prime homebuying age, there will no doubt be an uptick in…

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Are we in a housing bubble?

By Jason Mitchell | Nov 2, 2018
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The Difference an Hour Will Make This Fall [INFOGRAPHIC]

By Jason Mitchell | Nov 2, 2018

Every Hour in the US Housing Market:  596 Homes Sell 278 Homes Regain Positive Equity Median Home Values Go Up $1.20

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Housing Is Still Affordable in the United States!

By Jason Mitchell | Oct 23, 2018

Lately, there have been many headlines circulating about whether or not there is an “affordability issue forming in the housing market.” If you are considering selling your current house and moving up to the home of your dreams, but are unsure whether or not to believe what you’re seeing in the news, let’s look at…

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Will Home Prices Continue to Increase?

By Jason Mitchell | Oct 23, 2018

There are many unsubstantiated theories about what is happening with home prices. From those who are worried that prices are falling (data shows this is untrue), to those who are concerned that prices are again approaching boom peaks because of “irrational exuberance” (this is also untrue as prices are not at peak levels when they are adjusted for inflation), there…

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20 Tips for Preparing Your House for Sale This Fall [INFOGRAPHIC]

By Jason Mitchell | Oct 22, 2018

Some Highlights: When listing your house for sale, your top goal will be to get the home sold for the best price possible! There are many small projects that you can do to ensure this happens! Your real estate agent will have a list of specific suggestions for getting your house ready for market and…

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