It’s obvious for an existing home, but deciding to get an inspection might not be as easy with a new house: Should you get a new construction home inspection?
In June, the number of first-time homebuyers accounted for 35% of the existing homes sold, a trend that’s been building steadily throughout the year.
Get a real-life 5×7 remodel cost breakdown to see how you can tailor this project to your personal budget (and be thrilled with the outcome!) —- The 5×7 bathroom is a common primary bathroom layout in many older homes. If your bathroom is one of them, and you’re itching to sell your home in the […]
Will you pay taxes on the sale of your second home? Find out how the IRS treats vacation and investment properties differently than primary residences. —- For roughly 6% of Americans, the only thing better than owning their own property is owning two of them. Investing in a second home can be a sound financial […]
The residential real estate market is remaining resilient as the country still struggles to beat the COVID-19 pandemic. (The post Three of the Latest Reports Show Housing Market Is Strong appeared first on Keeping Current Matters.) —- The residential real estate market is remaining resilient as the country still struggles to beat the COVID-19 pandemic. […]
How to recognize the personal, financial, and market-specific signals that indicate whether you should sell your rental property and move on. —- Rental properties can be a lucrative investment, providing a steady stream of income from rent payments and price appreciation — that is, if everything goes according to plan. But for most owners, there […]
Preview: Curious about how to live off the grid? Here’s practical considerations and first-hand experience in how to find property, build a home, and live off-grid. For generations of Americans, the single most potent symbol of having “made it” is homeownership. It symbolizes financial salience, stability, independence, and permanence. If you take that logic […]