The two most important housing market trends to watch in 2016, according to Alex Villacorta, chief economist at Clear Capital, will be the continued growth of rental rates and the moderating trend in home prices. Demand for resale housing will … Continue reading
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Proximity to the home country, the presence of relatives, friends and associates, job and educational opportunities, and climate and location appear to be important considerations to prospective buyers purchasing property in the US from foreign countries. Canadians tend to buy … Continue reading
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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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