Thinking of Selling? Don’t Overlook an Outdated Kitchen, Buyers Won’t!

If you are planning on listing your home for sale, make sure that you don’t overlook the condition of your kitchen. A recent article on realtor.com listed “7 Signs Your Kitchen Is Way Overdue for a Renovation,” in which they warned: “Dated kitchens—just like bathrooms—are a major barrier for resale. Buyers want modern amenities and… Read More Thinking of Selling? Don’t Overlook an Outdated Kitchen, Buyers Won’t!

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