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An Alternative To Using An Estate Agent To Sell Your House

Traditionally, if you’re like most people in the United States looking to sell your house, your first thought would be to use a Real Estate Agent.  Even though they were ranked #2 in a recent poll of “least liked professionals” (lawyers were 1st!), unfortunately for many people they are seen as a necessary evil. A […]

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Jack’s Advice On Selling Your House

Maybe you’ve read lots of advice on selling your house. But do you know the biggest mistake many people make when selling a house? Not understanding real estate value. You see, it doesn’t matter what you think your home is worth. It doesn’t matter what you did to make it nicer for your family. The […]

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Starter Home Values Rising at the Fastest Rate on the Market

Starter home values across the U.S. are gaining equity faster than any other type of home on the market, according to a recent report by Zillow. In fact, over the past year, the report notes that homes in the most affordable segment of the market—typically desired by first-time buyers— gained 8.5 percent in value, compared to […]

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Improved monthly Case-Shiller shows housing recovery weaker than thought

Trey Garrison September 11, 2014 12:51PM Capital Economics: Measure suggests home prices dropping, not just slowing and housing recovery weaker than originally thought. The new Case-Shiller house price index is a substantial improvement on its predecessors because it offers a monthly read, and that monthly read shows that housing prices have actually been dropping, rather than just slowing in […]

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Report: Foreclosure Filings Rise Monthly, But Fall Annually

Author: Brian Honea September 11, 2014 The number of foreclosure filings in the nation has increased month-over-month but declined year-over-year, according to RealtyTrac‘s monthly U.S. Foreclosure Market Report for August 2014 released today. The RealtyTrac data showed that one in every 1,126 houses in the nation (a total of 116,193 properties) had a foreclosure filing during August. This […]

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4 Things to Be Aware Of When Flipping Real Estate

If you have recently purchased some real estate for investment purposes, you are in good company. Recent reports suggest that as many as 25% of these purchases are made by those who plan on using the property for investment purposes only.  If you hope to “flip” the property there are 4 things you must be […]

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