Is This The Perfect Time To Sell Your Home… Or Not?

Last week, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) released their Pending Home Sales Index, a forward-looking indicator of home sales based on contract signings. The report revealed that this May’s numbers weren’t quite as good as the year before: “With last month’s decline, the index reading is still the third highest in the past year,… Read More Is This The Perfect Time To Sell Your Home… Or Not?

Harvard: 5 Reasons Why Owning A Home Makes Sense Financially

We have reported many times that the American Dream of home ownership is alive and well. The personal reasons to own a home differ for each buyer, but there are many basic similarities. Eric Belsky is the Managing Director of the Joint Center of Housing Studies (JCHS) at Harvard University. He authored a paper on homeownership titled – The… Read More Harvard: 5 Reasons Why Owning A Home Makes Sense Financially

10 Hidden Housing Costs Home Owners May Not Think Of.

“You’re a new homeowner — congrats! The hardest part is over, for sure. Saying so long to most of your savings isn’t easy, after all. But the money hemorrhage isn’t finished just yet. There are several under-the-radar and often overlooked fees and expenses that accompany home ownership that a newbie like you might miss. Keep… Read More 10 Hidden Housing Costs Home Owners May Not Think Of.