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3 Things To Know If You’re Buying a House Now

3 Things To Know If You’re Buying a House Now

Well, it’s too late. The $8,000 first time homebuyer tax credit has expired and I didn’t cash in on it. Oh well. The sales season is till under way and there are good deals across the country to be had. Here’s a few tips from the experts that I spotted […]

Home Building News: Faked Asbestos Tests, Home Sales Jump, Remodeling is Back

Home Building News: Faked Asbestos Tests, Home Sales Jump, Remodeling is Back

Inspector Says He Faked Results in Building Tests A safety inspector’s admission that he submitted clean asbestos or lead results for buildings in New York that he never inspected raises many troubling questions. New-Homes Sales Jump 27% Some Economists Think Rise Is Overstated and That Sales Are Simply Being Shifted […]

Flippers in Trouble

Flippers in Trouble

Everyone knows the market has cooled and Flippers in Trouble has posted depressing figures on what homes in Sacramento sold for and what they are asking now. Maybe it’s not so depressing as this correction was bound to come and now the numbers are getting closer to the true value […]

Buyer’s Market

Buyer’s Market

According to CNNMoney.com the real estate industry is officially a buyer’s market. Sales fell for third straight month in June; nearly flat prices make double-digit gains seem like a distant memory. A glut of inventory is partly to blame and buyers can rest easy knowing that bidding wars are a […]