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Mortgage Rates Approach 3% Mark

The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.07% this week, the lowest ever recorded by Freddie Mac since it began tracking such data in 1971. “Mortgage rates continue to slowly drift downward, […]

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Second Homes Grow in Demand Among Luxury Buyers

The luxury housing market rebounded with force in May, outpacing the rest of the market in price growth and listing views online, according to realtor.com®’s Luxury Housing Report. Second home […]

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Mortgage Applications 18% Higher Than Last Year

As mortgage rates remained at record lows last week, homebuyers rushed out to apply for a mortgage. Homebuyer mortgage applications have surged for five consecutive weeks due to pent-up demand […]

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Create the Most Inviting Outdoor Space

No matter how big or small a home, terraces, porches, or backyards are skyrocketing in importance to buyers and owners. After sheltering in place from the COVID-19 pandemic, more homeowners […]

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27% of Buyers Intend to Relocate

A quarter of home buyers say they intend to uproot from where they currently call home. The pandemic has nudged them to look to relocate to smaller metros. Read more.