Tagged : Dream Home

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livingroom__karammiri_450realtor.com - You’ve moved on up. You made apartment living a thing of the past. Or you found a way to trade that small, starter home for a larger model.

Finally, room to stretch! But also, more space to fill.

All those fabulous Pinterest finds and that living room of your dreams take time, and money, to assemble. Follow these tips to keep your sanity and your budget in line when sizing up:  Don’t Buy Until You’ve Bought, Live First, Buy Later, Budget, Budget, Budget, Invest in Basic Tools, Hit the Most-Used Rooms First, Keep Things Moving, Retain Those Small-Space Habits, and Retain Those Small-Space Habits.

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housekeys_voronin_450realestate.msn.com - Common sense tells you that when it comes to buying your dream home, offering a lot of money helps.

Knowledge that's not so common: Even in real estate, money isn't everything. Buyers with the biggest offers don't always prevail.

If you sweeten your offer with intangibles, your bid will stand out in neon lights, say three noted real-estate experts.

The success of this strategy hinges on thinking carefully about the needs of a seller.

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housegreenkeys__anthonycz_450Stephen Hussey, a Boston-area home inspector and real estate agent, sees it too often: home buyers blowing deals because they simply weren’t ready to compete in today’s fiercely competitive housing market.

Up against five or more bidders for the same home, these slow-off-the-mark shoppers did not prepare well, and then blamed themselves or others for not nabbing the dream home that seemed within their grasp

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foxnews.com - Are you finally off the fence and doing a little home shopping? As the market heats up and sellers regain control, here are a couple of trends to consider.

Low mortgage rates:  The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow Mortgage Marketplace is currently hovering near historic lows, at 3.78 percent.

Slim pickings:  As of February, slightly less than 2 million homes were for sale nationwide. 

Home stalking:  As demand from home buyers grows faster than the supply of homes for sale, many buyers are taking less conventional routes to find their dream home.

Bidding wars:  As many of the nation’s markets heat up, bidding wars are quickly becoming the norm.

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