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
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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
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
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
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