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Inventory Shortage? No Problem. Here’s How to Find a House When Listings are Scarce

By Aly Yale / December 18, 2019
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A shortage of housing inventory made it difficult for many homebuyers to find a house this year. And according to many experts, next year may be much of the same. As more and more Baby Boomers age in place and…

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2 Recent Stories That Could Significantly Impact the Housing Market

By Tim Coutis / September 20, 2019
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You know the old saying, “the more things change, the more they stay the same“? We’ve come across two interesting stories in the news over the last week that challenge this classic sentiment. 1. Taking on the affordable housing crisis…

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2018 Housing Market Do’s and Don’ts

By Tim Coutis / May 1, 2018
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The 2018 housing market will not differ significantly from what we saw in 2017. Interest rates remain on the rise, but more concerning are rising home prices and a continued shortage of properties for homebuyers to choose from. This doesn’t…

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What to Look for in the Housing Market in 2018

By Tim Coutis / December 27, 2017
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When it comes to the housing market, there are many factors to consider when making predictions. First, there are many housing markets not just one. Secondly, other more general factors outside of the housing market itself, like population growth, the cost of renting. actual affordability based on current incomes, possible changes in tax policy, changes to lending guidelines, even world events, make it difficult to accurately predict what the 2018 housing market may look like.

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