money.cnn.com - The good news for housing is that price gains next year are expected to be only about half as strong as in 2013, when sellers stayed on the sidelines. Yes, that's good news. "For a sustainable recovery you want to see more balance between buyers and sellers," says David Stiff, chief economist at CoreLogic Case-Shiller, which is forecasting a 6.8% rise in the median home value for 2014.Inventory is already improving. Nationwide, the number of homes for sale in September rose 1.8% vs. a year earlier, according to the National Association of Realtors. That's the first increase since late 2011. In Los Angeles, Atlanta, and Orlando, inventory was 10% or higher than a year earlier. To read more of this article, click the link…
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Sellers and their real estate professionals have an important role in preparing for a home inspection to help ensure it goes smoothly. Here are some tips published in a recent article in RISMedia, including: 1. Don’t hide what isn’t working 2. Make things accessible 3. Check the lightbulbs 4. Note septic systems 5. Keep appliances clear.
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