April 5, 2017

Investors: More Sales and Higher Prices


The National Association of Realtors recently released their 2016 Investment and Vacation Home Buyers Survey. The survey revealed many characteristics of both vacation home purchasers and investors. Two weeks ago, we posted on the vacation home market. Today, we want to concentrate on the investor real estate market.

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March 23, 2017

The Foreclosure Crisis: 10 Years Later

CoreLogic recently released a report entitled, United States Residential Foreclosure Crisis: 10 Years Later, in which they examined the years leading up to the crisis all the way through to present day.

With a peak in 2010 when nearly 1.2 million homes were foreclosed on, over 7.7 ...

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Sept. 29, 2016

ALL-Cash Sales in the U.S Hit Record Low

Florida Ranked 3rd largest number of cash sales at 40.6%




ansactions in the U.S. home market have hit a record-low level, accounting for 29.3% of total home sales in June, according to the California-based data firm CoreLogic.

On a year-over-year basis, cash ...

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Feb. 2, 2016

Canadian Snowbirds - Why NOW might be a great time to sell.

Canadian Snowbirds - Why NOW might be a great time to sell.


Many Canadians purchased U.S. homes inexpensively when money exchanged favored them, and many now are selling taking advantage of the rising U.S. house prices, low housing inventories,  falling Canadian Loonie and strong U.S dollar.  

In ...

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