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2021 Homeowner Equity Insights

Homeownership Continues to Fuel Tremendous Wealth Gains Home prices have accelerated at a record pace over the last decade, bringing growing wealth to households from long-term homeownership. From 2010 to 2020—across income groups and metro areas—the total housing wealth for middle-income households grew by $2.1 trillion, according to a new report from the National Association […]

Investors Buying Homes in Record Quantities

Seeing high demand and the opportunity, investors small and large alike are snatching up as much U.S. real estate as they can. Investors purchased 18.4% of homes in the fourth quarter—a record high, according to housing data. Investors are seeing opportunities in turning homes into rentals which continue to command higher rents, or with plans […]

The TRUTH About Ideal Agent

Top Local Agents. Save Thousands in Commissions. Sell your home for top dollar with top local agents for as little as a 2% commission. Sounds compelling right? Unfortunately as is often the case, the details are in the fine print. Here is Ideal Agent’s fine print. “Our agents will list for 2% and offer the […]

Should You Renovate or Move

The pandemic drastically changed how we lived our lives over the last year and a half. We changed how we worked, how we socialized, and even how we educated our children. But perhaps more than anything, it forced many of us to rethink where and how we want to live. City dwellers fled for the […]