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Home Prices Up in 18 of 20 Cities Surveyed

Reports Show home prices are up about 4% in the US for Nov 2012 as compared with Nov 2011.
Posted by Norman Polsky on December 27, 2012 in No Category

 Wed Standard and Poors released some good news for the housing industry. We are beginning to see signs of increased home prices

in most of the major cities in the U. S. To see what home prices are doing in your particular town or Zip-Code just click on the Market Analysis tab on our web-site . . . 


Here you will be able to see what home prices have been doing every month over the last 12 months.

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A normal Feeling when buying a home . . . .
Posted by Norman Polsky on December 21, 2012 in No Category
 Most consumers are excited after buying a home and eager to begin personalizing their new property to their tastes. But owning a home is a large responsibility, and some individuals become nervous after the sale is completed and begin to have doubts about their new investment. Buyer's remorse is a common occurrence after making such a large transaction, but just because individuals may have some reservations does not mean they made the wrong choice.   There are several benefits to owning a home and con... read more
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The Role of A Real Estate Agent

Posted by Norman Polsky on December 14, 2012 in No Category
 Home buyers and sellers alike may want to begin a real estate transaction by contacting a real estate agent. Professional help with every step of the home buying and selling processes can be invaluable, since these transactions are not only financially large but can leave a mark on an individual or family for years by impacting where they lives. According to US News and World Report, agents can provide a layer of protection for their clients by helping  through the... read more
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Federal Reserve Elects To Keep Interest Rates Low

Posted by Norman Polsky on December 12, 2012 in No Category
 The Federal Reserve reaffirmed its commitment Wednesday to low interest rates for an indefinite period of time, a move that ensures low costs on mortgages, auto and business loans and government and corporate bonds. With low interest rates, attractive home prices and very good selection of homes to select from . . .  This might be a great time to consider the purchase of a home. For  more details . . .  please feel free to contact one of our offices . . .  314-963-9494  . . .  ... read more
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Selling Your Home in Todays Real Estate Market

Posted by Norman Polsky on December 12, 2012 in No Category
    Though the old adage "location, location, location" still holds water in today's real estate market, many of the conventional methods some home sellers may be relying on haven't held up well as the years have worn on. A favorable market for home buyers and the advent of new technologies means today's housing market requires proper timing, preparation and a good real estate agent. There are a few ways home sellers can make the most of their home listing and sell their property sooner, reports Bankrat... read more
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