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2 in 3 Buyers Surprised by How Much House They Can Afford 2 in 3 Buyers Surprised by How Much House They Can Afford

2 in 3 Buyers Surprised by How Much House They Can Afford

Study: 47% of first-time buyers found that their budget allowed them to afford a larger house than they thought they could afford – but 21% had to lower expectations.(…) Source: FloridaRealtors Read source article: kerrys 2 in 3 Buyers Surprised by How Much House They Can Afford Topics… Source

Does Airbnb Impact Local Housing Prices and Rents? Does Airbnb Impact Local Housing Prices and Rents?

Does Airbnb Impact Local Housing Prices and Rents?

A study comparing listings to Airbnb properties found short-term rentals can boost property values in high-rent areas – slightly less if there’s high owner-occupancy.(…) Source: FloridaRealtors Read source article: kerrys Does Airbnb Impact Local Housing Prices and Rents? Topics… Source

FICO: When Should Buyers Start to Check Credit Scores?

The credit-score company created guidelines for people planning to finance a home, car or other loan. Homebuyers should start up to 24 months before shopping. SAN JOSE, Calif. – Certain credit-based applications need more preparation than others, and for many purchases – including home buying – a credit check should be the first step. The […]

Mortgage Rates Move Slightly Lower –30-year at 2.77%

After last week’s notable increase in mortgage rates, the 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage dipped a bit as it continues to hover near all-time record lows. WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. long-term mortgage rates slipped this week while remaining at record-low levels. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac reported Thursday that the average rate on the benchmark 30-year fixed-rate home […]

December 2020 Existing Home Sales Annual Pace Rises to 6.76 Million

NAR released a summary of existing-home sales data showing that housing market activity this December rose modestly 0.7% from November 2020. December’s existing-home sales reached a 6.76 million seasonally adjusted annual rate, and rose 22.2% from December 2019. The pandemic took some steam out of a typically busy first quarter in 2020, then robust sales […]

Tight Inventory Boosts Manufactured Home Searches 50%

A dream of a “home of our own” has pushed more potential buyers frustrated by a low inventory of for-sale properties to consider manufactured housing. NEW YORK – Is a mobile home boom brewing? Twenty-three U.S. states saw online searches for mobile homes increase 50% or more year to year (from May to September 2020 […]

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