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Are the Kids Finally Moving Out?

Are the Kids Finally Moving Out? | Simplifying The MarketDuring the recession, many young adults graduating from college were forced to move back in with their parents. This caused new household formations to drop dramatically from the long term average of 1.2 million formations annually to half that number. However, this may be the year this turns back around.

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How To Create Real Family Wealth [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights:

Buying a home is often the biggest financial decision that any family will make.
The average net worth of a homeowner is 45x greater than that of a renter.
Homeownership puts your housing costs to work for you.
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Future Home Values: Where Do The Experts Think They Are Headed?

Future Home Values: Where Do The Experts Think They Are Headed? | Simplifying The MarketToday, many real estate conversations center on housing prices and where they may be headed. That is why we like the Home Price Expectation Survey.

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Thinking of Buying A Home? What Are You Waiting For?

Thinking of Buying A Home? What Are You Waiting For? | Simplifying The MarketWith spring right around the corner, you may be wondering if you should wait to enter the housing market. Here are four great reasons to consider buying a home today instead of waiting.

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New Single Level Home in Eagle ID Completed for Sale

Affordable living in Eagle Idaho! Overview Maps Photos Description Video Neighborhood $399,900 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms2 Bathrooms1 Half BathroomInterior: 2,629 sqftLot: 10,193 sqftYear Built: 2015MLS #: 98598972 Location 2023 N Sensation AveEagle, ID 83616USA Our recent listings Affordable living in Eagle Idaho! Subscribe to our listing feed Nearby properties for sale

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Change in Home Sales by Price Range [INFOGRAPHIC]

Change in Home Sales by Price Range [INFOGRAPHIC] | Simplifying The Market

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Obstacles to Homeownership: Perceived or Real?

Obstacles to Homeownership: Perceived or Real? | Simplifying The MarketYesterday, we discussed the belief Americans have in homeownership and their desire to partake in this piece of the American Dream. We also discussed some of the obstacles preventing them from attaining that goal. However, studies have shown that many of the obstacles mentioned are perceived, not real.

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Homeownership Still Part of the American Dream

Homeownership Still Part of the American Dream | Simplifying The MarketThe National Association of Realtors (NAR) just released the first edition of their Housing Opportunities and Market Experience Survey (H.O.M.E.). NAR explained that the report covers:

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Real Estate Shines as an Investment in 2015

Real Estate Shines as an Investment in 2015 | Simplifying The MarketA survey by The Joint Center of Housing Studies at Harvard University reveals that when a family is buying a home they consider the financial benefits of homeownership along with the social benefits. The survey mentions things like:

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Top Reason to List Your House For Sale Now!

Top Reason to List Your House For Sale Now! | Simplifying The MarketIf you are debating listing your house for sale this year, here is the #1 reason not to wait!

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Resolve to Hire a Real Estate Professional in 2016 [INFOGRAPHIC]

Resolve to Hire a Real Estate Professional in 2016 [INFOGRAPHIC] | Simplifying The Market

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Here’s To A Wonderful 2016!

We hope 2016 is a great year for you both personally & professionally.

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American Dream of Homeownership Still Very Much Alive

American Dream of Homeownership Still Very Much Alive | Simplifying The MarketIn a recent post, Trulia examined whether homeownership was again being seen by adults in the US as a “part of their personal American Dream.” Over the last five years:

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Beautiful Two Rivers Eagle Home for Sale

This home would sell in Southern California for more than $ 1 million! In the Eagle Community in the Boise Valley, $750,000 will do it  [idx-listing mlsnumber=”98606184″ showall=”true”]

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You Will Need to Sell Your Home Twice

You Will Need to Sell Your Home Twice | Simplifying The MarketA recent post on “The Home Story”, a site published by Fannie Mae, explained the difference between the price a seller may get for their home and the value an appraiser might assign the property.

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Home Prices: Past, Present & Future

Home Prices: Past, Present & Future | Simplifying The MarketCoreLogic released their most current Home Price Index last week. In the report, they revealed home appreciation in three categories: percentage appreciation over the last year, over the last month and projected over the next twelve months.

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What You Really Need To Qualify For A Mortgage

What You Really Need To Qualify For A Mortgage | Simplifying The MarketA recent survey by Ipsos found that the American public is still somewhat confused about what is actually necessary to qualify for a home mortgage loan in today’s housing market. The study pointed out two major misconceptions that we want to address today.

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NAR Reports Reveal Two Reasons to Sell This Winter

NAR Reports Reveal Two Reasons to Sell This Winter | Simplifying The MarketWe all realize that the best time to sell anything is when demand is high and the supply of that item is limited. The last two major reports issued by the National Association of Realtors (NAR) revealed information that suggests that now is a great time to sell your house.

Let’s look at the data covered by the latest Pending Home Sales Report and Existing Home Sales Report.

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Do You Know The Difference Your Interest Rate Makes? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Do You Know The Difference Your Interest Rate Makes? [INFOGRAPHIC] | Simplifying The Market

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Spurwing Heron Ridge Homes

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Lakemoor Homes

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