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REAL ESTATE NEWS

  • Sellers: Your Home is an Oasis in an Inventory Desert
    by simplify on August 16, 2017 at 10:00 am

    First-time homebuyers are flocking to the real estate market by the thousands to find their dream homes in order to make their dreams of homeownership a reality. Unfortunately for many, the inventory of starter and trade-up homes in the US has struggled to keep up with demand! According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR), […]

  • Homes Are Selling Quickly Nationwide
    by simplify on August 15, 2017 at 10:00 am

    The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released their latest Existing Home Sales Report, which revealed that homes were on the market for an average of 28 days in June. This is a slight increase from the 27 days reported in May, but down from 34 days reported a year ago. 54% of homes across the country were […]

  • Homeowner’s Net Worth Is Still Greater Than a Renter’s
    by simplify on August 14, 2017 at 10:00 am

    Every three years, the Federal Reserve conducts their Survey of Consumer Finances in which they collect data across all economic and social groups. The latest survey, which includes data from 2010-2013, reports that a homeowner’s net worth is 36 times greater than that of a renter ($194,500 vs. $5,400).  The latest survey data, covering 2014-2016 will […]

  • What State Gives You the Most ‘Bang for Your Buck’? [INFOGRAPHIC]
    by simplify on August 11, 2017 at 10:00 am

    Some Highlights: Thinking of moving across the country? How far will your money take you? The majority of states in the Midwest and South offer a lower cost of living compared to Northeast and Western states. The ‘Biggest Bang for your Buck’ comes in Mississippi where, compared to the national average, you can actually purchase $116.01 worth of goods for $100. […]

  • Hey, Millennial Homeowners!! It May Be Time to Sell
    by simplify on August 10, 2017 at 10:00 am

    Contrary to what many believe, Millennials are not the ‘renter’ generation. Millennials purchased a larger percentage (34%) of homes in the U.S. than any other age group in 2017 and the most recent Census Bureau report shows that the homeownership rate among Millennials is finally on the rise. Many Millennials took advantage of post housing […]

Bill Robbins – Realtor at RE/MAX Bryan-College Station