Rising Rents Press More Americans to Make Big Decision

Rising Rents Press More Americans to Make Big Decision Daily Real Estate News | Thursday, November 08, 2012 Fifty percent of Americans recently surveyed say they expect home rental prices to rise in the next year, and it’s making them lean more toward home ownership, according to the Fannie Mae October National Housing Survey, which…

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Americans Get More Confident About Home Buying

Americans Get More Confident About Home Buying Daily Real Estate News | Thursday, November 08, 2012 The percentage of Americans who have been waiting to buy a home over concerns about the economy has dropped by more than half since 2010, a new survey by FindLaw.com says. Sixty-three percent of Americans surveyed said in 2010…

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More Americans Bank on Real Estate to Build Wealth

More Americans Bank on Real Estate to Build Wealth Daily Real Estate News | Tuesday, November 06, 2012 Some Americans are embracing the investor role in real estate, hoping it will fund their future retirement. First-time investors are taking the strategy of buying foreclosed homes at super low rates and turning them into rental properties…

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Mortgage Giants Predicting Growth in 2013 Home Sales

Mortgage giants predicting growth in 2013 home sales Realtors could cash in if growth in purchase mortgages meets expectations By Inman News, Thursday, October 25, 2012. Inman News® Economists at the Mortgage Bankers Association and mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are predicting that growth in housing sales and price stability will boost demand…

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Home Ownership Rate to Rise Soon?

Home Ownership Rate to Rise Soon? Daily Real Estate News | Friday, November 02, 2012 Another sign economic recovery: The home ownership rate is no longer falling. It remained unchanged from the previous quarter, standing at 65.5 percent in the third quarter, the Commerce Department reported this week. A year ago, the home ownership rate…

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Homes Are Selling Faster as Inventories Fall

Homes Are Selling Faster as Inventories Fall Daily Real Estate News | Friday, November 02, 2012 The median time a home is on the market nationwide? Just 69 days. The number of days on the market nationwide has fallen nearly 30 percent from year-ago levels. Meanwhile, inventory levels are hovering at all-time lows, with the…

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