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The Selling Edge is not your run of the mill home seller marketing program. The selling edge provides the most comprehensive market information and data you won't find anywhere else. Extensive research and analysis has delivered a product that will put you in the driver’s seat when selling your...
As 2011 comes to an end and we start to plan and look forward to the new year, as Realtors, there are many positive indicators that 2012 will be the beginning of a housing market resurgence. There have been several different articles lately from Barclays, Money Watch and Housing Wire to name j...
Fantastic article about the long term financial impact for renters and what the true value of home ownership provides. With the ever growing pressure for entitlement reform (namely Social Security), home ownership may be the vehicle to provide the financial stability needed to secure a safe retir...
Interesting article with some links regarding what homes of the near (very near) future will look like. Fast Company published this article, written by Ariel Schwartz. What Your Home Will Look Like In 2015 BY Ariel SchwartzWed Oct 26, 2011 It's not the house of the future. More like the house of...
Great little article from Realty Times about the emotional aspect of owning a home. Establishing and cultivating wealth through home ownership is still the focus but that old adage of “No Place Like Home” still resonates with most Americans. http://realtytimes.com/rtpages/20111011_joys.htm
Check out this article from Realty Times about Wash DC being a top 10 innovative city for potential growth over the next decade based on job opportunities, great neighborhoods and entertainment venues. Complied by Kiplingers. http://realtytimes.com/rtpages/20110923_popcity.htm
A recent article in the Realty Times quoted the following regarding mortgage delinquencies in general: "The delinquency rate for mortgage loans increased for the second quarter of 2011, up to 8.4 percent of all loans outstanding." Mortgage delinquencies are no longer improving and are now showing...
Here is the latest video news for the Washington DC market. Inventory levels continue to remain low and prices in some areas continue to inch up. Check out the link below for the latest in Video News. http://www.rbintel.com/vidembed/i/Washington-DC/ Courtesy of RBI services. Jim Lyo...
The latest overall video news for the Northern Va markets including Alexandria VA and Arlington VA. Inventory levels continue to remain low and prices in some areas continue to inch up. Check out the link below for the latest in Video News. http://www.rbintel.com/vidembed/i/Northern-VA/ Cou...
Great article detailing the opportunity for first time home buyers, younger people sitting on the fence hoping home prices might go down even further and those folks that are just not sure if buying a home is worth the investment. If you’re a 20-something or even younger, your economic future is ...