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Not everyone knows the difference between a realtor vs real estate agent because the terms are often used interchangeably. However, not every realtor is a real estate agent and not every real estate agent is a realtor.Realtors and real estate agents have different qualifications and provide different services.
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2021 Iowa Housing Market Predictions
(8 days ago) Iowa Real Estate Market. Iowa, like any other real estate market, is unpredictable and can easily fluctuate on a monthly, weekly or even daily basis. KWWL explains that Iowa has been affected by the short supply of affordable homes available on the housing market.
2021 Predictions for the Wisconsin Housing Market
(3 days ago) The best advice that real estate experts have for first-time home buyers is to be prequalified for a loan in the Wisconsin housing market. Housing Market Home Values, Mortgage Rates, Real Estate News. Independent housing market forecasts on home values in 230 U.S. cities, mortgage rates and the best real estate news.
2021 Arizona Housing Market Predictions
(1 days ago) The national real estate website for Phoenix, Arizona did predict 2017’s successes, so this is an example of a projection paying off. Ruff, a Valley housing market expert, expressed his concern that there’s not enough affordable housing which could potentially predict a seller’s market.
2021 Minnesota Housing Market Predictions
(3 days ago) Influencing Factors in the 2019 Minnesota Real Estate Market The site Zillow also says that foreclosures were a factor in the 2018 Minnesota housing market . Though delinquent mortgages in Minnesota are below the national average, 1.7 homes per 10,000 are in foreclosure, and 8% of Minnesotans are underwater on their mortgages.
2021 Washington State Housing Market Predictions
(Just Now) Costs and Real Estate Appreciation Home costs are on the rise in numerous states and real metropolitan urban communities in the 2019 US lodging market. In any case, as stunning as it might be, a few forecasters are anticipating that home costs in Washington State will stay level consistently.
2021 Predictions for the Oklahoma Housing Market
(2 days ago) There is both good news and bad news to share concerning the 2018 Oklahoma housing market. While the state doesn’t seem to have the same difficulties with the decrease of homes available as other states do, Oklahoma’s real estate market will have its share of issues in the coming months. To find out if it is a good time for you to sell your family home, or look for a new place to live
2021 Predictions for the Mississippi Housing Market
(5 days ago) The value for homes in the state have declined as much as -1.3% over the past year, but the real estate website predicts that home values will rise as much as 2.8% on through 2019. The median listing price per square foot for homes in Mississippi is currently at $91. And the average price of homes currently on the market for sale in the state
Real Estate Crash of the Century
(1 days ago) The real estate market is under going the crash of the century and there’s no bottom of the market developing in the hardest hit areas of the U.S. The housing market alone has suffered more than 7-million residential foreclosures since the crisis started, and like a bottomless pit home prices are declining in the majority of the nation.
2021 Predictions for the Alabama Housing Market
(1 days ago) Recent news in the real estate industry across the country focuses on the expected rise in interest rates, which are predicted to occur during the second half of 2018. The current average interest rate for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage is at 4.38%. This is up 4.18% from January 10th.
2021 Predictions for the West Virginia Housing Market
(7 days ago) Real estate experts predict that mortgage interest rates will rise by the end of 2018, which may cause the housing markets in various states to decline. A Look at West Virginia’s Economy and Housing Market . In April of 2018, a report of West Virginia’s economy was released that held important data about labor markets, employment, the
2021 Georgia Housing Market Predictions
(1 days ago) Georgia is a rich and beautiful state with a lot to offer. The Georgia housing market boasts some great places to live, like Atlanta. The state’s capital has a median income of over $60,000 a year with a population of 5.8 million.
Real Estate Agent Falls from Grace
(6 days ago) McMonigle and his associates have been honored as the #1 selling real estate team by the Wall Street Journal and Lore Magazine. From 2007 through 2010 the group was on a rocket ride through the exhilarating highs in a windfall of financial success in the commission based world of real estate sales.
Next Real Estate Boom Not Till 2020
(8 days ago) Real estate booms have always run in cycles, historically in 7 to 10 year turns. But the fabric of the nation’s real estate markets like homes themselves are always changing and it will take at least another dozen years to settle the dust.
2021 Nebraska Housing Market Predictions
(2 days ago) Buying Nebraska Real Estate. The Nebraska housing market is hard to predict. You can look at past years from 2010 to 2016 and cumulative quarters to get a vague idea as to patterns and trends. However, nothing is guaranteed. While house prices in both Lincoln and Omaha have been rising steadily for the last few years, this could all change shortly.
2014 Idaho Housing Market
(9 days ago) As most real estate market experts would agree, the real estate market in Idaho is returning to a more balanced pace following nearly ten years of dramatic swings. In this report, we will examine all of the facets of the 2014 Idaho Housing Market. Home prices remain low in the state of Idaho. The median single housing unit price stood at
Top 10 Real Estate College Towns
(1 days ago) Realtor.com released its second annual round-up of the top 10 college towns to consider investing in real estate. Topping the list are Boston, Massachusetts and Washington D.C., which offer the largest potential monthly profit for investors, despite having the highest median list …
Methodology of Housing Predictor
(9 days ago) Researchers gather about 20 factors on each and every market forecast, including income levels, employment rates and trends, commercial and residential construction, school enrollment levels, business openings and closings, new business development, regional political influences, real estate sales history and current housing market velocity.
Homesteading Could Save Your Home
(3 days ago) It's one of the most misunderstood aspects of real estate. Homestead protections are available in 27 states, and in many cases it can protect your home. Housing Market Home Values, Mortgage Rates, Real Estate News. Independent housing market forecasts on home values in 230 U.S. cities, mortgage rates and the best real estate news.
Nevada Makes Illegal Foreclosures Felony
(1 days ago) If the proof has been lost or never forwarded to a mortgage servicing company the foreclosing party may have no right to formally foreclose and take the real estate. The Nevada law could provide an example for other states to follow implementing the new law.
Where to Invest in Real Estate
(3 days ago) Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Four cities in California topped the list of best places to invest in real estate right now. Merced, Modesto, Madera, and Stockton in the Central Valley are bargain spots, where homes can be bought on the cheap.
Tips On Buying A House Without A Realtor
(6 days ago) There are tons of real estate agencies and agents out there, making it seem like the use of this resource is the only way to buy a house. This may ring even truer when you learn that, in any given year, only about 10 to 20 percent of home sales are completed without a realtor.
Realtor vs Real Estate Agent: Distinguishing the Roles
(2 days ago) A real estate agent is a licensed professional who helps people rent, buy, and sell all types of real estate including houses, apartments, and commercial properties. To obtain that license, people must undergo pre-licensing training. The number of hours required varies from state to state.
Buying a Home Again After Foreclosure
(5 days ago) By Scott J. Clifford Real Estate Attorney. Losing a house to foreclosure can create a feeling of home buying despondency, rooted in a belief that banks will easily say no to someone who has failed to successfully pay their mortgage payments. Yet if this were truly the case, the housing market would be even worse off, given the number of people who are in this situation.
Housing Market Predictions for West Virginia Real Estate
(4 days ago) The Charleston West Virginia real estate market serves as another example of growing opportunities. Since 2005, Charleston West Virginia real estate officials have worked on the redevelopment of the city’s riverfront with the goal of making the city an attractive place to …
The Best Real Estate Markets 2013
(7 days ago) The real estate market is projected to increase by 6.8 percent in 2013 according to moneyjournal.com. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Trulia.com lists the median home sale price in Philadelphia as $149,000. This is an increase of 6.5 percent from the previous year. The average price per square foot for homes in Philadelphia, is $1.31.
Huge Drop in Realtor Membership
(9 days ago) Real estate agents, mortgage originators, new home builders and other real estate industry related professionals are filing for bankruptcy at more than five times the national average, according to a separate sampling of filings. A nationwide glut of distressed properties has pressured real estate sales commissions. Frustrations shared by some
Real Estate at Pennies on the Dollar
(1 days ago) California real estate investor Simon Volkov says stick it to the bank, and buy real estate at pennies on the dollar purchasing single family homes at wholesale prices. Volkov is a foreclosure and tax property note specialist, who urges investors to take advantage of …
Home Resale Fees 'Tax' May Die
(7 days ago) A coalition of real estate companies launched an effort to stop the resale fees from being applied to new housing developments through a New York based financial firm, Freehold Capitol Partners. The fees are added to the cost of a home for 99 years, and the 1% fee is charged every time a property is sold.
2018 Ohio Real Estate Market Predictions
(8 days ago) In real estate, location is everything, and Ohio’s position as a link between the Northeast and the Midwest gives it plenty of business revenue.It has a superior roadway system that is the 10th largest highway system in the country. This means the state can earn a lot of revenue from transporting goods, and as a thoroughfare from the East to the West, Ohio sees its fair share of goods.
2015 Georgia Housing Market Predictions
(1 days ago) Savannah real estate is definitely on the rise. The city is the fourth largest community in the state, and in the last 2 years it has seen an increase of 18% in home appreciation and 8% in the past year. Savannah is at once two different things. It is a historic port city and also a college centric town.
2015 Illinois Housing Market Predictions
(2 days ago) Rockford Real Estate serves as the most affordable housing market in the state of Illinois. With a median home value of just $74,300, now is the time to purchase real estate in this area. The city of Rockford is expected to have a 4.7% increase in the immediate year. On the other hand, if you are a homeowner, you might want to consider waiting
Real Estate Market Will Recover
(3 days ago) The real estate market that we are experiencing today will recover. The wait and see approach that we are under going is an issue that goes away when the excess inventory of distressed, foreclosed and vacant properties are no longer available. We experienced this …
2016 Montana Real Estate and Housing Market Forecast
(8 days ago) Missoula real estate thus far in 2016 has been relatively positive. On real estate website Zillow Missoula has a median price of $231,800 for all homes with the average home spending 118 days on the market. Prices have increased 3% in the past year but real estate experts see home values holding steady in …
Hedge Funds Buying Mortgages Again
(4 days ago) This development is somewhat unusual in part because hedge funds have been famous for making many executives rich, and to a large extent are blamed for causing the nation’s real estate crisis. The New York City based hedge fund Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC was the latest to publicly announce they are buying mortgages — particularly
2016 Louisiana Real Estate Market Predictions
(3 days ago) The Louisiana real estate market enjoys some of the most distinct qualities of any state in our nation. It is the only state with political subdivisions called Parishes (local governments that are equivalent to counties). Since many of the state’s lands were formed by Mississippi River sediment washout, Louisiana contains large areas of
Mortgage Fraud Led By California, Florida, Arizona and Nevada
(3 days ago) Years after the real estate bubble burst John Anderson, president of Oyezz Real Estate in Dallas, Texas specializes in troubled residential sales, and warns consumers to watch out for companies wanting to collect for services in advance. Anderson says homeowners should never pay anyone or any company an up-front fee to conduct a loan
FHA Launches Underwater Mortgage Refinancing Program
(3 days ago) Millions of mortgage holders have been foreclosed in the worsening real estate collapse, many of whom are unable to refinance their principal residences. The adjustment to the refinancing program, announced by the White House earlier this year will enable mortgage lenders to provide additional refinancing alternatives to homeowners.
State Launches $75 Million Home Demolition Program
(9 days ago) Ohio has lead the nation demolishing homes that have been left abandoned in hard hit neighborhoods in the U.S. real estate collapse. The state’s attorney general is now taking the program to an aggressive new level to demolish up to an estimated 100,000 vacant homes.
American Dream of Home Ownership Turning Sour
(4 days ago) With residential real estate showing record declines, is the long established American dream of owning a large single-family home a dying concept? Experts from coast to coast say there are signs the dream is at least threatened. The American dream of home ownership has turned sour for many. The evidence is everywhere in the decline of single
2016 Wyoming Real Estate and Housing Market Forecast
(8 days ago) Laramie real estate has benefited from its close proximity to Cheyenne, as residents are able to take advantage of all of the amenities that Cheyenne has to offer. The city has a higher average listing price of $217,000, but it has become a favorite for younger homeowners due to the low crime rates and the exceptional public school system.
2016 Oklahoma Real Estate Market Predictions
(9 days ago) The Oklahoma City real estate market consists of 59 percent homeowners, 38 percent are single, and the average age is 35 years. The Zillow Oklahoma City home value is $134,600, 6.7 percent higher than 2015 and expected to increase 2.8 percent in the future.Trulia Oklahoma City lists the median price of homes at $178,000.Craigslist Oklahoma City includes listings for smaller two-bedroom homes
Signs of Real Estate Market Bottoms
(Just Now) Bottoms to real estate markets are a lot like trying to determine when stocks in financial markets are at their lowest price. Veteran investors say it’s a fool’s game to try to find the bottom to make a buying decision because as you wait, study and calculate the tendency is to over analyze as the market makes its own moves and often leaves
2016 Nevada Real Estate and Housing Market Predictions
(7 days ago) Influencing Factors for the 2016 Nevada Real Estate Market. Median home values for the Nevada real estate market are around $214,300. The national median home value is $184,600. RealtyTrac reports that homes in Nevada that are at some stage of foreclosure increased 6.6% from 2014 to 2015.