Monthly Archives: July 2019

Landlords Charging More for Single-Family Rentals

Rents for single-family homes jumped 2.9% year over year in March, according to the CoreLogic Single-Family Rental Index. The index measures rent changes among single-family rental homes, including condos. Rents for lower-priced homes are increasing at a faster clip than … Continue reading

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Should Parents Charge Rent to Their Adult Children?

Parents should be asking for rent from their children who live at home, particularly as more young people flock back to the nest, financial experts say. More than one-third of young adults between the ages of 18 and 34 lived … Continue reading

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Petty Issues That Can Disrupt Deals

Home buyers and sellers can disagree over seemingly frivolous issues, which can sometimes jeopardize a sale. Realtor.com® recently interviewed real estate professionals to find out some of the most common petty issues that can pop up in a transaction.  Here … Continue reading

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Don’t Count on a Price Drop to Reignite a Listing

Home buyers who want to test the market by listing their home for a higher price may want to rethink that strategy. Homes get 3.4 times more online views the day they are listed than they do the day the … Continue reading

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1 in 4 Adults Have Moved for Love

About a quarter of adults say they’ve moved for the person they loved and to pursue a romantic relationship at some point in their lives, a new survey shows. It’s likely to pay off too, couples report. Men are slightly … Continue reading

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Save $2K in Extra Fees on Your Mortgage

Shopping around for a mortgage can provide savings beyond just the interest rate. Borrowers could save thousands in lender fees as well. Borrowers who collect up to five offers from mortgage lenders could save more than $2,000 on mortgage fees, according … Continue reading

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