Last week's financial and economic reporting included readings on sales of new and previously-owned homes, along with weekly data on mortgage rates and jobless claims.
What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – July 5, 2021
Last week's economic reports included readings from S&P Case-Shiller Home Price Indices and data on pending home sales. Readings on job growth and und unemployment were also released along with weekly reports on mortgage rates and jobless claims.
What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – September 28, 2020
Last week's economic news included readings on new and existing home sales and Fed Chair Jerome Powell's testimony on changing the Fed's business loan policy. Weekly readings on mortgage rates and jobless claims were also released.
Six Key Questions to Ask when Hiring a Real Estate Agent to Market and Sell Your Home
How do you find someone you can trust who will make you feel confident they can sell your home quickly for the best price possible? Here are the questions you should be asking.
Three Key Tips for Assessing Value To Find Out How Much Your Home Worth in Today’s Market
If you're thinking about putting the house on the market, or are simply curious about its value in the current economic atmosphere, it's essential to get an honest assessment of its value.
Considering a Major Home Addition? Why a Detached Garage Can Drastically Improve Your Resale Price
While there are many steps that you can take to improve your property, the addition of a detached garage may be beneficial to you and may drastically improve your resale price when you are ready to sell.
How To Stage A House For A Faster Sale At A Higher Price
"Staging" a house means to prepare it for sale in ways that make it more attractive to potential buyers. Homeowners can do much of this staging work themselves and should get suggestions from their real estate agent. They can also hire a professional to do the staging work for them.
Sound Advice From Successful Home Sellers
The real estate market and all the things involved in selling a home can seem complicated, and it can be very hard to know which tips to trust. While there's plenty of great advice to go around from many knowledgeable sources, here are some of the best tips from home sellers who have made a successful sale.