In the U.S. as a whole, there are a little over 48 million households headed by someone age 55 or older, accounting for roughly 42 percent of all U.S. households. Of the 51 states (including the District of Columbia), 35 … Continue reading
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By cutting a few things from your budget this year, you can speed up your progress toward having a down payment by the time you are ready to buy. 1. Skip the latte 2. Cut the gym membership 3. Cancel the … Continue reading
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Existing home sales at the end of October 2015 are on track to rise by 7%, and to have the best year since 2006 with 5.3 million unit sales. For 2016, the growth will continue, but not as strong. In … Continue reading
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At noon EST December 15, 2015, the Fed will raise its rate for the first time since June 29, 2006. Banks trade cash amongst each other overnight, every night, and the “Fed funds” rate is the fundamental cost of money. The Fed … Continue reading
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Like all markets, the real estate market is cyclical. Price range, location, the economy and a host of other factors all come together to determine how good or bad your market will be. The question is, how can you predict … Continue reading
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