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Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends

HighlightsGen Y comprises the largest share of home buyers at 31 percent, followed by Gen X at 30 percent, and both Younger (16 percent) and Older Boomers (14 percent) at 30 percent. The Silent Generation has the smallest share of home buyers at nine percent.Gen Y has the largest share of first-time

Rent vs. Buy: 10 Markets Where Buying is a No Brainer

Buying a home is cheaper than renting in all of the 100 largest metro areas, but buying ranges from 19% cheaper than renting in San Francisco to 70% cheaper than renting in Detroit. The financial benefit of buying instead of renting is narrowest in San Francisco, Honolulu, San Jose, and New

CDPE Blog - Congress Extends Mortgage Debt Relief Act!

Posted: 02 Jan 2013 02:14 PM PSTOn January 1, 2013, as part of the so-called fiscal cliff negotiations, Congress passed an extension of the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act. This extension of this act, which has saved homeowners more than $1 billion dollars in taxes, is great news for struggling

Short Sales Can Be Challenging - They Do Happen

Our shortest short sale has taken 3 months and the longest 2 years to close. Buyers and Sellers can never be guaranteed of closing. The only guarantee is that they need patience. The good thing is that Short Sale lenders/investors are encouraging Short Sales as they are realizing savings over
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