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Steps To Follow When Buying A Home

Purchasing a home is a big life step and with any big life change, it is always best to be prepared and knowledgeable in order to make the right decision. Below are five simple steps to take when buying a home. 1. Organize your finances The first major task in this step is to save […]

Seven Mistakes On Mortgages That Can Be Dodged

Whenever you are making any large financial decisions, due diligence is a must. When it comes to obtaining a mortgage, overlooking these mistakes can cost several thousand. Here are seven mistakes that should not be overlooked when it comes to a mortgage. Number one is to avoid not shopping around. Just like with any other […]

Things To Consider When Deciding To Downsize Your Home

Different stages in your life also can affect the amount of living space you need. If you are in an empty nest stage or just want a change, downsizing might be your answer. Of course, downsizing has financial advantages but a smaller living space also means less upkeep, and lower monthly expenses overall. Taxes can […]

Seven Tips to Make Buying a House Easier

Purchasing a home is in the top five most stressful events. Buying a house can be a complicated process but there are ways to make the process easier. Here are seven things you can do to simplify the process of purchasing a home. 1. Get your paperwork in order Getting your paperwork in order such […]

Construction Jobs Are Up In Residential Construction

March 2021 saw the employment total payroll increase by 916,000. The unemployment rate also dropped in March 6%. As the country is slowly reopening from the pandemic, the labor market is improving. In fact, the residential construction employment is beyond the level seen in February 2020. There were 37,000 residential construction jobs added in March […]

2021 New American Home Has 4 Green Strategies To Follow

The New American Home 2021 is located in Winter Park, Florida and is the official show home of the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS). The home conveniently located in the downtown area close to restaurants, shops, and parks. This single-family three-story home incorporates innovative technology and current trends in a high-end, sophisticated setting. The design […]

New Home Sales Rise the First Month of 2021

The Census Bureau and HUD reported a 4.3% increase in January for new single-family home sales to a 923,000 seasonally adjusted annual rate. January sales overall saw a rate of 19.3% higher than January 2020. The increase comes from the current housing demand as homeowners are still spending the majority of their time in their […]

More 2021 Buyers Want a Newly-Built Home

The National Association of Home Builders’ Housing Trends Report for the final quarter of 2020 shows a dramatic increase in buyers’ interest in new construction homes. The report revealed that 41% of prospective buyers were looking for a newly-built home which is more than twice the percentage reported in 2019. The NAHB Economics team researches […]

Perks in the Housing Market For Present-Day Buyers and Sellers

The current housing market offers perfect opportunities for both buying and selling a home. In today’s market, there are a couple of perks for both home buyers and sellers that are hardly ever available. This is a perfect time to purchase a home because of the historic low mortgage rates. The average mortgage interest rate […]

Three Things Home Owners Desire for Quality of Life at Home

The pandemic has shifted the things we want in a home. Homebuyers are looking for comfort, wellness and efficiency. According to the 2020 Green Smart Market Brief, high-performance homes are on the rise. A good resource for consumer’s high-performance must-haves when it comes to building or remodeling a home can be found in National Green […]

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