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Will Low Mortgage Rates Continue through 2021? (US)

Posted By Yoshi Takita on February 18, 2021 in Finance & Money

With mortgage interest rates hitting record lows so many times recently, some are wondering if we’ll see low rates continue throughout 2021, or if they’ll start to rise.

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3 Ways Home Equity Can Have a Major Impact on Your Life

Posted By Yoshi Takita on February 17, 2021 in Global Real Estate

There have been a lot of headlines reporting on how homeowner equity (the difference between the current market value of your home and the amount you owe on your mortgage) has dramatically increased over the past few years.

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Millennials: Is It Time to Buy a Bigger Home?

Posted By Yoshi Takita on February 16, 2021 in Buying

In today’s housing market, all eyes are on millennials. Not only are millennials the largest generation, but they’re also currently between 25 and 40 years old.

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3 Ways You’ll Win When You Buy a Home This Year

Posted By Yoshi Takita on February 15, 2021 in Buying

There are so many great reasons to purchase a home, and over the past year, we’ve realized more of them than we ever thought possible.

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Why It’s Easy to Fall in Love with Homeownership

Posted By Yoshi Takita on February 12, 2021 in Buying

Homeownership provides comfort, stability, and security, and it makes you feel more connected to your community.

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47% of New Buyers Surprised by How Affordable Homes Are Today

Posted By Yoshi Takita on February 11, 2021 in Buying

In reality, there’s hard evidence that shows how owning a home is more affordable than renting in most parts of the country, as record-low interest rates are keeping monthly mortgage payments about 23% lower than the typical payment of 20 years ago.

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The Luxury Market Is Attracting Buyers in 2021

Posted By Yoshi Takita on February 10, 2021 in Buying

As more people continue to identify their changing needs this year, some are turning to the upscale housing sector for more space or finer features.

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3 Reasons We’re Definitely Not in a Housing Bubble

Posted By Yoshi Takita on February 09, 2021 in Buying

Home values appreciated by about ten percent in 2020, and they’re forecast to appreciate by about five percent this year.

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Thinking about Building a New Home? Your Agent Is Critical.

Posted By Yoshi Takita on February 05, 2021 in Buying

A real estate professional is an expert who can advocate on your behalf throughout the process when building a home.

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Why Owning a Home Is a Powerful Financial Decision

Posted By Yoshi Takita on February 04, 2021 in Buying

In today’s housing market, there are clear financial benefits to owning a home: increasing equity, the chance to build your net worth, and appreciating home values, just to name a few.

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