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The cost of buying a home is rising three times faster than the cost to rent

This was today’s top story in my real estate news feed from Marketwatch.com

‘The monthly cost of buying a home — which includes mortgage payments, taxes and insurance — jumped 14% between July 2017 and July 2018, according to a report released Thursday by Realtor.com. Comparatively, it only became 4% more expensive to rent a home over that same period.’

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How to Buy a Foreclosure at Auction in Wake County

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ContentsHow to Bid on a Trustee Foreclosure Auction Sale in Wake CountyIf you are at risk of foreclosure please click … More How to Buy a Foreclosure at Auction in Wake County

Raleigh’s “Weak and Declining” Real Estate Market

Wake County Real Estate Market Update June 2014 Second to Fannie Mae, the nation’s largest purchaser of mortgage backed securities … More Raleigh’s “Weak and Declining” Real Estate Market

How to Upgrade your Home in Raleigh

For Houses in Raleigh  priced to sell between $550,000 - $599,999 there is 24 month supply of inventory
24 Month Supply of Luxury Homes in Raleigh Priced to sell between $550,000 & $599,999

Because of the current state of our economy many luxury home buyers may have been artificially sidelined.

These would be move up buyers are fearfully waiting for the housing market to bottom.

As with the stock market, it is hard to time the housing market. No one really knows for sure whether the market will go down further or not. In fact even after a recent six month rise in housing prices they have begin to fall again. Continue reading How to Upgrade your Home in Raleigh