Tag: buying a home

Looking to Buy? Do Your Homework and Get in Line

The economy, lower mortgage rates, and demographics are driving the highest level of purchases since spring 2007, but would-be buyers face hurdles.

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It’s a Great Time to Sell a Home—and to Buy Again

Many factors are leading more and more existing homeowners to realize that now is a great time to sell a home—and buyers may benefit.

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How ‘House Hunters’ Glosses Over the Real Estate Reality

If you’re a real estate newbie devoted to “House Hunters” or “Buying Alaska,” you may be left with some very wrong impressions about how the house hunting and buying process really works.

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After Throwing Us a Curveball, Where Will Mortgage Rates Go?

Most economists had expected mortgage rates to be higher than they are today. Instead, rates are near three-year lows. What happens next?

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Here’s What Pushes People to Buy Homes in 2015

People buy homes for various reasons. We take a look at the top drivers in home-buying decisions to get a picture of just what today’s buyers want.

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As the Season Changes, Opportunity Arises for First-Time Buyers

The seasonal variation in the real estate market—which slows down in fall—is well-known. But less well-known is the opportunity it presents for buyers.

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