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Where we live and how we live....What drives us? Are we, each of us, the sum total of our credit scores? These scores affect our ability to rent a car, acquire and keep property and casualty insurance...open a bank account...and for 32% of all employers, the ability to choose the "best" candidate for the job. ...
In his work, Conspiracy of the Rich, Rich Dad entrepenour, Robert Kiosaki, discusses the fact that during our current crisis on Wall Street, wealth didn't evaporate, it just changed hands....WHAT DOES THIS HAVE TO DO WITH REAL ESTATE?
Your equity, your value, may come back....If it does, and that's a big if, respected economists are ...
Huge 5 Bedroom Home • 2,434 sq. ft., 3 bath, 5 bdrm single story - $205,000 - Incredible Price
Round Hill, Overland Park - Where else can you find an Overland Park 5 bedroom home in a subdivision with a full country club. The country club includes an inground pool, 5 tennis courts and a kids play ...
...Martin, what are the primary advantages for buying a home?"
Chris and I get the question all the time...."Should I buy or rent?" The answer is simple, maybe.
There are three primary reasons to buy....
1-Mortgage Interest Tax Deduction
2-First-Time Homebuyers Assistance, $8000 Tax Credit
3-You are sick and tired of ...
NBC Action News wanted to hear the skinny on the real estate market....might be worth listening to?
If you'd like to hear some of the good news....Should we talk?
I'm standing in line at my tennis club last Thursday, (yeah, OK, sniff sniff, just tennis courts)....Guy in front of me is interested in buying a home, but wants to wait for rates to go down...further. Huh?
Wow. "Go down further"....Interest rates are at near 40 year lows for 30 year fixed mortgages.
....And home prices ...
...and the gal in front of me orders a double half-caff something or other, with whipped topping, smothered in super glue....
That's what I believed I had heard; truth is, I have selective perception...Didn't hear half of what she said, because I was ready to order plain-old coffee, and I wasn't paying all that much attention. I ...
As Chris wrote to many of our clients, the answer sounds a lot like a contradiction.....With foreclosure rates falling in Kansas City, interest rates also falling, prices still falling....a little....
Sounds like "blue sky" to me....The truth is...Messy, complicated....Our market is still strong for sales as well as purchases, and ...
Recently I wrote regarding the bottoming of our real estate market, and the corresponding dip in interest rates....Let's see, low housing costs, as well as low interest rates; HUM?
And many of you questioned whether or not this is a good time to buy....
When WE answer, it sounds self-serving, so I thought I'd publish a consumer's ...