Interest Rates Have Nowhere to Go but Up

Monday, April 12th, 2010

Even as prospects for the American economy brighten, consumers are about to face a new financial burden: a sustained period of rising interest rates. That, economists say, is the inevitable outcome of the nation’s ballooning debt and the renewed prospect of inflation as the economy recovers from the depths of the ...

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, ...

4 Costliest Mistakes Sellers Make

Monday, July 14th, 2008

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 ...

Hawaii March Housing Statistics – Condo Prices Still Rising

Friday, April 11th, 2008

Not Much Gloom and Doom For Oahu, Hawaii's Real Estate Market During March, Oahu sales of 282 single-family homes and 392 condominiums were reported through the Honolulu Board of Realtor's MLS, decreases of 14.5 percent for single-family homes and 27.5 percent for condominiums, compared to the same month last year. This ...

History of the Housing Market

Thursday, April 10th, 2008

I thought this was an interesting video: History of the Housing Market Source:  Yahoo Video / ABC News