Tag Archives: prices

Mortgage Rates, Home Sales and Prices on the Rise

Increasing Home Sales and Mortgage Rates

Existing Home Sales Climb Sales of previously occupied homes climbed in December, making 2013 the best year of the housing market since 2006. That despite the gradual rise in mortgage rates last year. According to the National Association of Realtors®, ...

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Housing Market Experiences the Chill Factor

Volatility in House Prices

Some Markets Cooling Down The housing market recovery has seen accelerated gains in some of the hottest spots, but it seems those markets are now starting to cool down, according to James Saft, a columnist for Reuters. And it may ...

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Do People Buy Homes During the Holidays?

Holiday home selling

Although many homeowners would rather wait to sell their homes until after the New Year, sellers who have already listed their homes may be asking this question: Should I leave my home on the market or take it off during ...

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