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Boost the Selling Value of Your Home. Inexpensively!!

Don’t panic at all if housing prices have dropped in your neighborhood because there are some smart ways to invest in your home right now to help hold its value. 1,442 more words

Real Estate Guide

First-Time Home Buyer's Guide to Choosing a Neighborhood

By Leonard Baron of Zillow

Define your priorities and preferences to narrow down your search.

When you’re ready to buy your first home, you’ll probably remember those three important words we always hear about real estate: location, location, location. 563 more words

New Zealand, Australian and US real housing price index, 1975–2014, 2005 base

The housing spikes in Australia and New Zealand preceded the global financial crisis, starting in about 1999, and were largely unaffected by the GFC. Housing prices in the USA were pretty calm except in the lead up to the GFC, and took a dive with the onset of the global financial crisis and great recession. 12 more words

Politics - USA

Today’s Mortgage Rates Lowest In 10 Weeks; 30-Year Drops To 3.66%

Prepared by Dan Green, Mortgage Market Expert

Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Now Average 3.66%

Mortgage rates are dropping, according to Freddie Mac.

According to the federal agency’s Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS), 30-year mortgage rates for conventional loans fell to 3.66%, on average, nationwide last week. 759 more words

Are You Paying Too Much Property Tax?

By Vera Gibbons of Zillow

Errors in your home’s assessment could cost you big time. Here’s how to make sure all the facts line up. 468 more words

Don't Get Overly Optimistic About the Housing Market

The current housing market is emblematic of the effect that ultra-low interest rates have had on the economy at large. Low interest rates have inflated the economy just as they have inflated housing prices. 707 more words

Market Commentary