Archives for November 2017

2018 forecast: Higher inventory and slower price gains

November 29, 2017

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Nov. 29, 2017 – Inventory constraints that have fueled a sharp rise in home prices and made it difficult for buyers to gain a foothold in the market will begin to ease next year as part more

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5 first-year mistakes new owners make

November 27, 2017

CHICAGO – Nov. 22, 2017 – Homeowners can make a lot of mistakes during that first year in homeownership, especially when eagerness may sometimes lead to ignorance. HouseLogic recently featured several of the most common more

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More vets, military members using VA loans for homes

November 22, 2017

WASHINGTON – Nov. 21, 2017 – For most of his life, Marrio Pearson gave little thought to being a homeowner. If the 45-year-old U.S. Army veteran thought about it at all, he found plenty of reasons why it was a more

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It doesn’t cost much to make a home ‘smart’

November 16, 2017

LOS ANGELES – Nov. 15, 2017 – So you're thinking about setting up a smart home. You'd like to say, "Alexa, turn off the lights," or "Alexa, lock the door," and have it all happen without having to get up out of your more

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Study: Homes more affordable now than 20 years ago

November 13, 2017

NEW YORK – Nov. 13, 2017 – Homes are actually more affordable now than they were in the late 1990s, according to the latest Mortgage Monitor Report by Black Knight Inc., a mortgage data and performance more

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