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Home prices are sky high, but mortgages are still cheap

Posted by on Jul 7, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Source:  CNN / by Kathryn Vasel   @KathrynVasel   June 23, 2017: 10:31 AM ET Cities across the U.S. are facing major housing shortages, which means buyers have to compete for homes with bidding wars and offers well above asking price. “Prices are moving up and properties are moving quickly,” said Danielle Hale, NAR’s managing director of housing research. Builders aren’t building enough houses to keep up with demand and current homeowners are hesitant to list their properties because they’re worried they won’t be able to buy a new home. Cities...

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WSJ: Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis’ Onetime Home Asks $9.75 Million

Posted by on Jun 5, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

A Washington, D.C., home that housed Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis in the period shortly after the assassination of her husband, President John F. Kennedy, is listing for $9.75 million. Built in the 1790s, the roughly 7,000-square-foot Federal-style brick house has six bedrooms and staff quarters, according to listing agents Nancy Taylor Bubes and Jamie Peva of Washington Fine Properties. Its three stories can be accessed by an elevator, and a cupola at the top of the house offers views of the Potomac River. To view the entire article please click here >>>> Source:  Wall Street...

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CNN Money: Housing Market Hot Again

Posted by on Jun 5, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Wage growth remains sluggish. The stock market continues to be volatile. Target, Macy’s and many other big retailers are struggling — and the recent spike in oil prices could further dent consumer spending.  But there is one part of the economy that is undeniably strong — the housing market. New home sales hit their highest level since 2008 in April. Yes, 2008. The year the housing market, Wall Street and the entire U.S. economy went to you know what in a hand basket. And home prices hit a record high. Big homebuilder stocks Pulte (PHM) and KB Home (KBH) both rallied on the...

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