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Key Factors Affecting Home Affordability TodayEvery time there’s a news segment about the housing market, we hear about the affordability challenges buyers are facing today. Those headlines are focused on how much mortgage rates have climbed this year. And while it’s true rates have...

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What Happens to Housing when There’s a Recession?Since the 2008 housing bubble burst, the word recession strikes a stronger emotional chord than it ever did before. And while there’s some debate around whether we’re officially in a recession right now, the good news is experts say...

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The Latest on Supply and Demand in HousingOver the past two years, the substantial imbalance of low housing supply and high buyer demand pushed home sales and buyer competition to new heights. But this year, things are shifting as supply and demand reach an inflection point.The graph below...

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Two Questions Every Homebuyer Should Ask Themselves Right NowRising interest rates have begun to slow an overheated housing market as monthly mortgage payments have risen dramatically since the beginning of the year. This is leaving some people who want to purchase a home priced...

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Fall Home Selling Checklist [INFOGRAPHIC]Some HighlightsWhen it comes to selling your house, you want it to look its best inside and out so it catches the attention of buyers. A real estate professional can help you decide what to do to make that happen.Focus on tasks that can make it...

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Should I Sell My House This Year?There’s no denying the housing market is undergoing a shift this season as buyer demand slows and the number of homes for sale grows. But that shift actually gives you some unique benefits when you sell. Here’s a look at the key...

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What Would a Recession Mean for the Housing Market? [INFOGRAPHIC]Some HighlightsIf you’re wondering what a potential recession could mean for the housing market, here’s what history tells us.In four of the last six recessions, home prices actually...

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