America’s Most Undervalued Cities in 2010

Friday, April 9th, 2010

America's most undervalued cities Four years after home prices hit their peaks, CNNMoney looks at how 330 metro areas have fared. Metro area Median home price % undervalued 2010 % undervalued 2006 Las Vegas, Nev. $129,700 -41.40% 38% Vero Beach, Fla. $123,300 -39.80% 54% Merced, Calif. $102,300 -37.70% 77% Cape Coral, Fla. $118,700 -36.80% 52% Houma, La. $116,200 -34.60% -1% Port St. Lucie, Fla. $115,600 -33.30% 72% Warren, Mich. $117,500 -32.30% 15% Vallejo, Calif. $196,900 -31.90% 53% Stockton, Calif. $145,100 -31.80% 72% Modesto, Calif. $138,700 -31.80% 67% Midland, Texas $133,100 -30.70% -7% West Palm Beach, Fla. $164,400 -30.30% 57% Lake Charles, La. $101,600 -29.40% N.A. Lafayette, La. $126,700 -29.40% 3% Naples, Fla. $199,900 -29.00% 84% Killeen, Texas $106,700 -28.80% -16% Houston, Texas $128,200 -28.80% -14% Sarasota, ...

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As the real estate market continues its downward spiral with no end in sight, homeowners who must sell now are finding the going tough and getting worse. For those homeowners, committing the most common mistakes are amplified and can cost thousands of dollars. If you find yourself having ...

Top 6 Incentives for Home Sellers

Saturday, May 3rd, 2008

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8 Quick Fixes to Increase Your Home’s Value When Selling

Sunday, April 6th, 2008

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How do I know if we’re in a buyer’s market?

Saturday, March 15th, 2008

A good rule of thumb is to use an indicator called the months of remaining inventory. It's a ratio of homes for sale divided by the number of homes sold. This number gives you an idea of what the current market conditions are like. So stated in another way, ...

Secrets for Timing The Real Estate Market – pt. 3

Saturday, February 2nd, 2008

Market Conditions - The Good and the Bad If this is your third visit looking for the next lesson, congratulations! It shows that you are eager to learn; an essential ingredient of all successful real estate investors. If you are new here, go back and read the previous lessons. ...