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HARP Re-Upped Until 2015
The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) recently extended the Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP) until Dec. 31, 2015. It was due to expire Dec. 31, 2013. FULL STORY ->
Home Buying Season Begins as Pending Home Sales Rise
The home buying season has begun as pending home sales, representing signed contracts, rose during the month of March to the highest seen in three years. According to the National Association of Realtors, the seasonally adjusted index for pending home sales increased 1.5% to 105.7 and is at the highest level since April 2010 and 7% higher than the same time a year ago. FULL STORY ->
Ask The HOA Expert
Does the new fence height need to stay the same? Should these trees be removed? These questions and more are answered in this week’s column. FULL STORY ->
New Homes Price Increases Projected To Outstrip Resales
Is this a good time to sell your home? Could be. Especially if you plan to buy a new home. New home prices are increasing faster than resales, a trend expected to continue for months to come, according to Brad Hunter, chief economist for Metrostudy. FULL STORY ->
Turn Tax Hindsight into Financial Foresight
For too many Americans, tax time represents the only time each year they face financial reality head on. PJ Wade invites savvy readers to change their future and take simple steps to make April 2014 a celebration of financial progress. FULL STORY ->
Rental Markets That Rock Your World
Just as it is for buyers, ’tis the season for renters to find a first, new, move-up, move-down or move- over rental home. If you are a renter on the go looking for the ‘best’ rental market, it’s a good idea to know in advance what to expect when you get there. FULL STORY ->
Ocean Front – Own the Sunrise In Palm Coast, FL
This palatial Florentine Italianate villa took four years to build. The owner took no shortcuts in preparing this home for beachside Florida living and any buyer would have no doubt as to this home’s engineered structural presence over any home built in this area.FULL STORY ->

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