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    • Serious About Home Buying? Get Pre-Approved

      In many markets across the country, the amount of buyers searching for their dream home greatly outnumbers the amount of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to show you are serious about buying your dream home is to get pre-qualified or pre-approved for a mortgage before starting your search.
      Written by Keeley Ryan
    • Is Your First Home Within Your Grasp Now?

      There are many people sitting on the sidelines trying to decide if they should purchase a home or sign a rental lease. Some might wonder if it makes sense to purchase a house before they are married and have a family. Others may think they are too young. And still others might think their current income would never enable them to qualify for a mortgage.
      Written by Keeley Ryan
    • 5 Reasons To Hire A Real Estate Pro

      Whether you are buying or selling a home, it can be quite an adventurous journey. You need an experienced Real Estate Professional to lead you to your ultimate goal. In this world of instant gratification and internet searches, many sellers think that they can For Sale by Owner or FSBO.
      Written by Keeley Ryan
    • How Does Housing Help Build Family Wealth?

      As the economy continues to improve, more and more Americans are seeing their personal financial situations also improving. Instead of just getting by, many are now beginning to save and find other ways to build their net worth. One way to dramatically increase their family wealth is through the acquisition of real estate.
      Written by Keeley Ryan
    • New & Existing Home Sales Climb [INFOGRAPHIC]

      Some Highlights:

      • Both New Home Sales and Existing Home Sales are up month-over-month and year-over-year.
      • Inventory remains low which continues to drive home prices up as demand continues to exceed the 4.7-month inventory.
      • The median price of new homes is up 12% from March 2015, while the median price of existing homes is up 6.3% from April 2015.
      Written by Keeley Ryan