3 Great Reasons to Buy a Home Now

October 26, 2011

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One of the many benefits of writing for a real estate blog is that I get to hear about all of the recent news and updates in the real estate industry. Now, I know the industry is going through some of the toughest times in recent history, but not all of the news in real [...]

Real Estate News: Foreclosure Rates Continue to Slow Market

October 14, 2011

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Another Two Years for a Market Turnaround Have you been wondering when the housing market will pick up steam again? Give it another year or two, says a leading economist. That’s how much time it could take for the foreclosure storm to blow over and the oversupply of inventory to rectify itself, according to Mark [...]

When Will Home Prices and the Real Estate Market Rebound?

October 7, 2011

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Consumers Want to Buy, but Waiting for the Right Time A survey released this week by Hanley Wood shows that recovery is still evading the U.S. housing market. Consumers are in no hurry to buy a home even though they believe in homeownership as well as the significance of a healthy housing market in aiding [...]

Condition of Real Estate Market – Home Prices Continue to Dive

August 26, 2011

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Some grim news again this week for the depressed condition of the real estate market. Home prices plummeted 5.9 percent in the second quarter from a year ago. That is the biggest drop in price tags since 2009. Prices slipped .62 percent as compared to the last quarter, according to data compiled by Federal Housing [...]