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Why Use a REALTOR®Why would you not use a REALTOR®? For most, buying a home is the most expensive purchase they will make. For others, it is adding to their financial portfolio by investing in

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Home Sales Hit A RecordSetting Rebound

With a worldwide health crisis that drove a pause in the economy this year, the housing market was greatly impacted. Many have been eagerly awaiting some bright signs of a recovery. Based

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A Real Estate Pro Is More Helpful Now Than Ever INFO

Some Highlights A recent study shared by NAR notes that both buyers and sellers think an agent is more helpful than ever during the current health crisis.

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Three Of The Latest Reports Show Housing Market Is Strong

The residential real estate market is remaining resilient as the country still struggles to beat the COVID-19 pandemic. Three separate reports recently revealed how the housing market is still

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Guidance And Support Are Key When Buying Your First Home

In June, the number of first-time homebuyers accounted for 35% of the existing homes sold, a trend that’s been building steadily throughout the year. According to the National

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Homeownership Rate Continues To Rise In 2020

So far, it’s been quite a ride this year, and our nation has truly seen its fair share of hurdles. From COVID-19 to record unemployment and then the resulting recession, just to name a few,

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Will We See A Surge Of Homebuyers Moving To The Suburbs

As remote work continues on for many businesses and Americans weigh the risks of being in densely populated areas, will more people start to move out of bigger cities? Spending extra time at

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Where Is The Housing Market Headed For The Rest Of 2020 INFOGRAPHIC

Some Highlights: The housing market is forecasted to finish the year with growing strength. Historically low mortgage rates are creating great potential for homebuyers, and home sales are on

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Experts Weigh In On The Remarkable Strength Of The Housing Market

          America has faced its share of challenges in 2020. A once-in-a-lifetime pandemic, a financial crisis leaving millions still unemployed, and an upcoming

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Todays Buyers Are Serious About Purchasing A Home

             Today’s homebuyers are not just talking about their plans, they’re actively engaged in the buying process – and they’re serious about it. A

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Why Homeowners Have Great Selling Power Today

                     We’re sitting in an optimal moment in time for homeowners who are ready to sell their houses and make a move this year.

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What Are Experts Saying About The Rest Of 2020

                 One of the biggest questions on everyone’s minds these days is: What’s going to happen to the housing market in the

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Are New Homes Going To Be Available To Buy This Year

               In today’s economy, everyone seems to be searching for signs that a recovery is coming soon. Many experts agree that it may actually already

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A Historic Rebound For The Housing Market

             Pending Home Sales increased by 44.3% in May, registering the highest month-over-month gain in the index since the National Association of

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Is The Health Crisis Driving Buyers Out Of Urban Areas

               The pandemic has caused consumers to re-examine the components that make up the “perfect home.” Many families are no longer

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A Day When Americans Can Return To Work

Taking a moment to reflect upon what we’ve heard from historical leaders can teach us a lot about getting through the many challenges we face today. We’re all eager for the day when every

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Unemployment Report No Need To Be Terrified

                  Last Friday, theBureau of Labor Statistics(BLS) released its latestjobs report. It revealed that the economic shutdown made necessary

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A Surprising Shift To The Burbs May Be On The Rise

               While many people across the U.S. have traditionally enjoyed the perks of an urban lifestyle, some who live in more populated city limits today

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2020 Homeowner Wish List

In a recent study by realtor.com, homeowners noted some of the main things they would change about their homes to make them more livable. Not surprisingly, more space, an updated kitchen, and

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How To TestDrive A Neighborhood While Sheltering In Place

Staying at home doesn’t mean your search for a new place needs to come to a standstill. Check out these tips on how to explore other neighborhoods virtually in the homebuying process.

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Why The Housing Market Is A Powerful Economic Driver

               With businesses starting to slowly open back up again in some parts of the country, it’s important to understand how housing can have a major

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Todays Expert Insight On The Housing Market

According to Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist at NAR, home prices are forecasted to rise. Results from the Existing Home Sales Report note that home sales declined in March

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Will This Economic Crisis Have A V U Or L Shaped Recovery

            Many American businesses have been put on hold as the country deals with the worst pandemic in over one hundred years. As the states are deciding on the

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Uncertainty Abounds In The Search For Economic Recovery Timetable

           Earlier this week, we discussed how most projections from financial institutions are calling for a quick V-shaped recovery from this economic

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Todays Homebuyers Want Lower Prices Sellers Disagree

               The uncertainty the world faces today due to the COVID-19 pandemic is causing so many things to change. The way we interact, the way we do

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What If I Need To Sell My Home Now What Can I Do

           Every day that passes, people have a need to buy and sell homes. That doesn’t stop during the current pandemic. If you’ve had a major life change,

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Three Reasons Why PreApproval Is The First Step In The 2020 Homebuying Journey

           When the number of buyers in the housing market outnumbers the number of homes for sale, it’s called a “seller’s market.” The

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Reasons To Fall In Love With Homeownership

There are many benefits to love about homeownership, and they’re not all financial. Being a part of a neighborhood, driving academic achievement, and improving mental health are just a few of

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The Overlooked Financial Advantages Of Homeownership

           There are many clear financial benefits to owning a home: increasing equity, building net worth, growing appreciation, and more. If you’re a renter, it’s

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How Pricing Your Home Right Makes A Big Difference

                Even though there’s a big buyer demand for homes in today’s low inventory market, it doesn’t mean you should price your home

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Impact Of The Coronavirus On The US Housing Market

              The Coronavirus (COVID-19) has caused massive global uncertainty, including a U.S. stock market correction no one could have seen coming.

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Why Home Office Space Is More Desirable Than Ever

              For years, we’ve all heard about the most desirable home features buyers are looking for, from upgraded kitchens to remodeled bathrooms, master

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How Technology Is Enabling The Real Estate Process

             Today’s everyday reality is pretty different than it looked just a few weeks ago. We’re learning how to do a lot of things in new ways, from how

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How To Find The Perfect Real Estate Agent

           There’s a ton of real estate information available in the news today and on the Internet. It can be extremely confusing, especially in times of

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Will Surging Unemployment Crush Home Sales

              Ten million Americans lost their jobs over the last two weeks. The next announced unemployment rate on May 8th is expected to be in the double

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Looking To The Future What The Experts Are Saying

              As our lives, our businesses, and the world we live in change day by day, we’re all left wondering how long this will last. How long will we feel

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The Number One Thing You Can Do Now To Position Yourself To Buy A Home This Year

           The last few weeks and months have caused a major health crisis throughout the world, leading to a pause in the U.S. economy as businesses and consumers work

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The Economic Impact Of Buying A Home

              We’re in a changing real estate market, and life, in general, is changing too – from how we grocery shop and meal prep to the ways we can

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The Many Benefits Of Aging In A Community Like Sun City In Bluffton

            There’s comfort in being around people who share common interests, goals, and challenges. That comfort in a community doesn’t wane with age – it

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How Trusted Professionals Make Homebuying Easier To Understand

           In the spring, many excited buyers get ready to enter the housing market. Others continue dreaming about the homes they’d like to buy. The truth,

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Are We About To See A New Wave Of Foreclosures

        With all of the havoc being caused by COVID-19, many are concerned we may see a new wave of foreclosures. Restaurants, airlines, hotels, and many other industries

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Spending Your Tax Refund Wisely This Year

Saving for a down payment can seem like a daunting task, but the more you know about what’s required, the more prepared you’ll be to make the best decision for you and your family. This tax

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