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How to Sell Homes at Over Asking Price

How to Sell Homes at Over Asking Price

Sell House for Higher Price When I first wrote this post years ago, prices were rising at a wicked pace. Now the home price tide has gone out and sellers are panicking. Back then, asking price was a key issue, but today, everyone uses a low asking price, then works…
Best Time to Sell Your Home

Best Time to Sell Your Home

Selling Your Home at Maximum Value So many babyboomers and Gen Xers are sitting on a fortune right now. Some own houses that have average value of over $1 million so they don’t need to buy lotto tickets. When I wrote this post several years back, as a pep talk…
US Home Prices 2019 2020

US Home Prices 2019 2020

US Home Price Predictions Home prices rose 5% year over year last November. And recent reports from NAR, Case Shiller, and Zillow suggest resale house prices will rise in most cities in 2019. This is despite a recent slowdown in sales, rise in listings, growing interest rates, and more new…
US Buyers Guide to Canadian Real Estate

US Buyers Guide to Canadian Real Estate

Canadian Real Estate Buyers Guide! Buy or sell when the market is moving. With the Tax Cuts and Jobs Bill, the US economy is surging. Tax cuts mean Americans will have more money, yet the US real estate market isn’t as attractive anymore. US real estate prices may fall while…
Toronto Homes for Sale

Toronto Homes for Sale

Buy a Home in Toronto, Canada Most people from the US, UK or other countries like Toronto a lot. One thing for sure, they’re coming here to buy homes and property. The really smart ones will buy property. Because, property is really rare and can be more easily built to…
Chicago Housing Market Predictions

Chicago Housing Market Predictions

Chicago Housing Market Update The recovering Chicago housing market is facing some strong challenges, yet its weaknesses may well be key strengths by 2020. The Chicago market health rating was one of the lowest in the country (only Washington DC had a lower price performance outlook), yet that could be changing.…