Home Sellers: There Is an Extra Way To Welcome...
by KCM Crew on 2021-07-29 at 3:00 AM
Some veterans are finding it difficult to obtain a home in today’s market. According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR): “Conventional conforming mortgages (mortgages that conform to guidelines set by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac), accounted for 74% of mortgages obtained by homebuyers in May 2021, an increase from about 65% during 2018 through
4 Reasons Why the End of Forbearance Will Not...
by KCM Crew on 2021-07-28 at 3:00 AM
With forbearance plans about to come to an end, many are concerned the housing market will experience a wave of foreclosures like what happened after the housing bubble 15 years ago. Here are four reasons why that won’t happen. 1. There are fewer homeowners in trouble this time After the last housing crash, about 9.3
A Look at Housing Supply and What It Means for...
by KCM Crew on 2021-07-27 at 3:00 AM
One of the hottest topics of conversation in today’s real estate market is the shortage of available homes. Simply put, there are many more potential buyers than there are homes for sale. As a seller, you’ve likely heard that low supply is good news for you. It means your house will get more attention, and
Shopping center CEO says foot traffic is back to...
on 2021-07-29 at 3:45 PM
Kimco Realty CEO Conor Flynn told CNBC that foot traffic across retail stores is back to pre-pandemic levels, with added flexibility in the shopping experience.
Pending home sales drop in June — more evidence...
on 2021-07-29 at 3:32 PM
After rising in May, signed contracts on existing homes fell in June due to sky-high prices.
White House calls on Congress to extend expiring...
on 2021-07-29 at 2:43 PM
President Joe Biden is calling on Congress to extend the national eviction ban, which is set to expire in two days.
Homeowners Feel Ready to Sell
on 2018-10-08 at 9:02 AM
77 percent of Americans think that now is a good time to sell a home, a new record high.
Trick or Treat Safety Rules for Homeowners
on 2018-10-08 at 8:56 AM
Using bright outdoor lights, LED lights instead of candles, and friction tape on steps to prevent slips will help make Halloween safer for everyone.
Consumers Care About the Environment
on 2018-10-08 at 8:49 AM
American property owners and communities are more concerned about the environment than ever before, and consumer inclinations for walkable communities and energy-efficient homes are on the rise.