Good news for home buyers!

Good news for home buyers! The Federal Housing Finance Agency has announced it will increase “conforming loan” limits from $417,000 to $424,100 in most areas of the country. Here what that increase — the first since 2006 — means to you:

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Moving To College:7 Packing Tips From The Pros

Are you getting ready to head off to college? Pack your stuff like the pros for a stress-free move to the dorms.

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Mortgage Rates in U.S. Nudge Lower in Mid August

The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell to 3.43 percent with an average 0.5 point for the week ending August 18, 2016, down from last week when it averaged 3.45 percent. A year ago at this time, the 30-year FRM averaged 3.93 percent.

http://www.worldpropertyjournal.com/real-estate-news/united-states/washington-dc-real-estate-news/primary-mortgage-market-survey-august-2016-sean-becketti-freddie-mac-fomc-minutes-real-estate-news-9993.php?utm_source=s5_facebook_post&utm_medium=facebook&utm_campaign=s5_73261

 

Stay neutral to sell

If you’re ready to list your home and explore elaborate staging options, consider neutralizing your décor first.

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Ways to Lessen the Stress of Remodeling

Battle of the upgrades — which home-improvement projects offer home-sellers the best return?

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Five commercial moving tips for businesses of any size

Are you a commercial business getting ready for the big move? Make sure you know these five tips before you load up.

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