Home features that buyers value

If you are a home buyer, what do you value (and possibly are willing to pay more for) in a potential home? According to the National Association of Realtors’ 2013 Profile of Buyers’ Home Features Preferences, as highlighted in CAR’s infographic below, there are a number of things that attract home buyers to a home. …

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Housing market another battlefield for U.S. Vets

“New data reveals that our nation’s veterans face unique challenges when it comes to achieving homeownership. When members of our military leave active duty and return to the United States, in most cases they do not return to a home they own. In fact, only 18 percent of veterans return to a home they already …

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Current Real Estate Market Stats

“C.A.R. closely monitors and analyzes trends in the residential real estate industry; the table below contains the latest reported existing home sales series, median home prices, unsold inventory index, median time on market, first-time buyer housing affordability index, and the latest mortgage rates” (www.car.org). Click here for PDF version Here’s the most current Market @ …

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8 Staging Tips Using Feng Shui

The ancient Chinese art of feng shui (pronounced “fung shway”) is over 3,000 years old, and has been known to help many REALTORS® sell homes when applied to their listings. This method of arranging inner and outer environments so they consistently support the possibility of all the good things in life encourages health, wealth, great …

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