Some people breeze through the purchase of a new home with no problems at all. In many cases, they have bought and sold so many houses, it’s gotten easier with every sale. Hopefully, they’ve learned to trust their real estate agent to work out the details.
But what about those folks who … [Read More...]
“How long will it take to sell my house?” That’s a legitimate question, these days, partly because the average time for selling a home changes from year-to-year.
At times, the real estate industry tends to be a seller's market. According to the National Association of Realtors, this … [Read More...]
Why is it some people spend more time shopping for a car, or a new outfit, or a cell phone than they do for a suitable mortgage rate? They might spend two hours at the Sprint office looking at options and then spend an equal amount of time talking to an agent at Verizon or AT&T, before … [Read More...]
Here's What Has Changed . . .
Good news! Things are looking up in the housing market. Foreclosures and short-sales are dwindling and the banks and mortgage companies are loosening up on the reins.
"Mortgage rates continue to be at historical lows," said Fred Roberts Jr. of Ocala, … [Read More...]