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National home prices rise for the first time in years

For the first time in 5 years (since the housing crash began), nation-wide home prices rose 0.2%  to a median value of $149, 300 during the second quarter of this year.  The real estate website Zillow reported that this was … Continue reading

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Mortgage Payments Lowest in Decades

The monthly mortgage payment bill is the lowest it has been in decades.  For example, if you were to put 20 down on a median-valued home ($154,400), only 12.1% of your monthly income would be used to pay down the … Continue reading

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