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National and Wisconsin Association of REALTORS® Reports Indicate Housing Recovery

The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) released their Pending Home Sales Index last week. This index is based on contract signings and it rose 2.4% to 101.7 in July, up 12.4% over July 2011. The index is at the highest …
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Don’t wait for a better market. Sell now.

NAR says that 13,780 houses sold yesterday and 13,780 houses will sell today (based on 2011 sales figures).  So….houses  are selling. Interest rates are around 4%, meaning that borrowing $100,000 for a 30 year mortgage results in a monthly payment …
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Social Benefits of Housing

Recent research from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) outlines the importance of homeownership’s relationship with the economy, but of the social benefits it provides. NAR reports, “The economic benefits of the housing market and homeownership are immense and well …
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