Category Archives: Homeownership

Mortgage Rates Slip After 2 Weeks of Increases

10-year Treasury falls 6 basis points October 19, 2017, Kelsey Ramírez, HousingWire.com Mortgage rates fell for the first time in two weeks, falling further away from the 4% mark, according to Freddie Mac’s Primary Mortgage Market Survey. “Rates came down slightly this week, … Continue reading

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The Cost of Renting vs. Buying a Home

KCM Crew, October 21st, 2017 Some Highlights: Historically, the choice between renting or buying a home has been a tough decision. Looking at the percentage of income needed to rent a median-priced home today (29.2%) vs. the percentage needed to buy a … Continue reading

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Moving-Up to a Luxury Home? Now’s the Time!

KCM Crew, October 18th, 2017 If your house no longer fits your needs and you are planning on buying a luxury home, now is a great time to do so! We recently shared data from Trulia’s Market Mismatch Study which showed that in today’s … Continue reading

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Market Update: Home Sales’ Status

DSNews.com, October 17th, 2017 On Monday, the October RE/MAX National Housing Report released, revealing that September marked the fifth month in 2017 to post a decline in home sales. Additionally, the reported noted that this marks the 71st consecutive month of rising sale … Continue reading

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Housing Peak Levels Then vs. Now

DSNews.com, October 17th, 2017 CoreLogic Principal Economist Molly Boesel recently took a look at the overall boom and bust cycle for the housing market in 2017. Looking at the length of the decline and how far prices fell, CoreLogic is revealing … Continue reading

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The Reason Why Fewer US Baby Boomers are now Retiring Owning their Homes Outright

The reason why fewer US Baby Boomers are now retiring owning their homes outright via @buzzbuzzhome#BabyBoomers #Retire buzzbusshome, October 17th, 2017

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Thinking of Selling? You Should Do It TODAY!!!

KCM Crew, October 16th, 2017 That headline might be a little aggressive; however, as August 2017’s housing market data begins to roll in, we can definitely say one thing: If you are considering selling, IT IS TIME TO LIST YOUR … Continue reading

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