This week the National Association of Realtors reported that sales of existing homes increased 2.3 % in July, to the the greatest they have been in 10 months. Even better? Less of those recent sales were for underwater or foreclosed houses. Prices, on the other hand, have actually moved up more gradually than they did a year back due to the fact that more houses are striking the market, and stock is healthy, which constricts prices.
Combine all that with ongoing record low interest rates, and maybe now is an excellent time to purchase.
With that in mind, for today"s edition of Reloaded, we"ve actually gathered a few of Wise Bread"s finest house buying (and selling) posts from the past several years.
Real Estate Investing Is Cheaper and Easier Than You Think - Visitor poster Joshua Dorkin walks us with getting started in real estate investing, both for short term capital, and long term value.
21 Real Estate Terms Every House Purchaser Must Comprehend - From acceptance to title, Miranda Marquit explains the key terms plainly, so the next time you are speaking with an agent, you"ll be in the understand (or at least seem like it).
How to Select a Property Representative - An excellent representative understands the regional market and is knowledgeable at matching your wants and needs with exactly what"s readily available - so how do you find a great property agent? Camilla Cheung describes.
Big Mistakes You Can Make When Offering Your House - Camilla Cheung once again, and this time with some typical pitfalls sellers should stay clear of, like not speaking with enough agents.
How to Offer a Your Home in 24 Hours - In a hurry to sell? Elizabeth Lang was and she got it done in 1 Day.
Wise Bread Reloaded: Real Estate Market Rebound?
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