Tag Archive | appreciation

Not for sale? Not necessarily a problem.

May Buying Advice: Choked by a weak housing inventory, some agents are coaxing homeowners to the market with a different approach. Frustrated with the lack of housing inventory, homebuyers in many markets are taking matters into their own hands by sending letters to homeowners and asking them to sell. In this month’s Buying Advice, we’ll […]

Selling Your Home? The Cards Are In Your Favor

Selling your home? In most parts of the country, you have finally regained the upper hand. To get your best price, though, you need to finesse your timing, list competitively and match your marketing strategy to local conditions. Lower your sights to make more money. Rising prices breed rising hopes: In a recent poll, brokers […]

ActiveRain Members Loudly Proclaim: Real Estate Market Is Back!!

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2 Million Homeowners Freed From Negative Equity in 2012; 1 Million More to Come in 2013

Almost 2 million American homeowners were freed from negative equity in 2012, and the overall percentage of all homeowners with a mortgage in negative equity fell to 27.5 percent at the end of the fourth quarter, according to Zillow’s fourth quarter Negative Equity Report. The falling negative equity rate is good news for struggling homeowners […]

Getting Involved In Your Community

Get Up and Get Involved! Being involved and participating in your community is actually a great help to marketing your business. People see you out in the community helping and making a different and learn to trust you, so not only you but also your community will benefits by any community service you are volunteering […]