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Jan 18

The Fastest Growing States May See Housing Boom

The Fastest Growing States May See Housing Boom

The Fastest Growing States May See Housing Boom The population of the U.S. is growing, rising by 2.2 million people in 2016, according to the latest Census data. But the population growth is not even across the country. For instance, the South and West saw their populations rise by 1.1 percent in 2016, while the …

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Jan 17

Builders Reveal Top 10 Biggest Concerns

Builders Reveal Top 10 Biggest Concerns

Builders Reveal Top 10 Biggest Concerns Homebuilding is still falling short in many markets in alleviating the shrinking inventories of homes for sale. But builders are blaming the construction shortfall on several factors. Read more: What Your Broker Is Worried About Builders revealed the following top 10 “significant” problems they expect to face in 2018, …

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Jan 16

Easy steps to home ownership

Steps to home ownership made easy

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Jan 15

Buying Better Than Renting in 54% of Markets

Buying Better Than Renting in 54% of Markets

Buying Better Than Renting in 54% of Markets Despite rising prices, buying a home makes more sense than paying increasingly high rents in more than half of the U.S. Buying a median-priced home is more affordable than renting a three-bedroom property in 240 of 447—or 54 percent—of U.S. counties analyzed, according to a new report …

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Jan 12

Buyers Betting on Bigger Down Payments

Buyers Betting on Bigger Down Payments

Buyers Betting on Bigger Down Payments With steep competition, some buyers are scrambling to come up with larger down payments to gain a competitive edge. “In many purchase situations, there are multiple offers, and the buyers who have the bigger down payment are more likely to win out,” Daren Blomquist, ATTOM Data Solutions’ senior vice …

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Jan 11

Storage Tops Kitchen Uses

Storage Tops Kitchen Uses

Storage Tops Kitchen Uses The majority of homeowners recently surveyed prioritized storage over all other functions of their kitchens, according to the 2018 U.S. Houzz Kitchen Trends Study of more than 1,700 homeowners. Storage, at 63 percent, trumped other priority uses for homeowners in the kitchen like easy to work, play, and live (38 percent), to …

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Jan 10

How much house can i afford

How much house can i afford

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Jan 08

More House Fires Ignite in Colder Months

More House Fires Ignite in Colder Months

More House Fires Ignite in Colder Months A greater number of structural fires occur in the winter months. In colder weather, homeowners crank up the heat, using space heaters and electric blankets. But leaving them on too long or placing them too close to flammable objects can spark fires quickly, realtor.com® warns. “A substantial portion …

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Jan 05

Renting Population Drops as Prices Bump Up

Renting Population Drops as Prices Bump Up For the first time since 2004, the renter population decreased, according to the Annual Rent Report from ABODO, an apartment listing service. Still, renters continue to outpace owners, according to the report. There are about 43 million renters in the U.S., which is more than a third of …

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Jan 04

What Qualifies as ‘House Poor’?

What Qualifies as ‘House Poor’?

What Qualifies as ‘House Poor’? The phrase “house poor” describes buyers who’ve bought a home they can’t afford. Most financial advisers say those who spend 30 percent or more of their pretax income on housing costs qualify for such a label. Under that standard, nearly 40 million U.S. households are considered “house poor,” according to …

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Jan 03

A home for sale at 829 Ridley Creek Dr Media, PA 19063 in Delaware County

A home for sale at 829 Ridley Creek Dr Media, PA 19063 in Delaware County

A home for sale at 829 Ridley Creek Dr Media, PA 19063 in Delaware County Cell Number: (610) 659-3999 {Smart Phones Click to Call} Direct Number: (610) 353-5366 {Smart Phones Click to Call} Fax: (610) 771-4480 Email: anthony@anthonydidonato.com Call me for info on this home for sale at 829 Ridley Creek Dr Media, PA 19063 …

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Jan 03

Helpful Hints for your Home Search…

Anthony DiDonato Helpful Hints

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