Home prices increased 1.4% nationwide during the 4th quarter of 2015, according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency.
Homeowners who live near Trader Joe’s have higher property values than those near Whole Foods, according to a RealtyTrac report.
Along with both spouses being able to handle the family’s finances, it’s also important to put together a listing of accounts, insurance policies, health care directives, powers of attorney and wills.
Home prices in about one-half of surveyed U.S. markets increased, according to an NAR report.
While we continue to closely monitor the toll that residential foreclosures are taking on our home values, the long-feared second wave of economic trouble from all those deserted strip malls, office parks and industrial complexes across the land has so far failed to materialize. For more than a year, analysts have been predicting that a
“The five-year swoon in home prices has done little to shake the confidence of the American public in the investment value of homeownership.” That’s the key finding of a new nationwide Pew Research Center survey that queried about 2,140 adults in late March. Indeed, more than 80 percent of those polled said buying a home was