Are Foreign Buyers Taking Our Homes?

Did you know.... More foreign buyers are seeing attractive opportunities in the U.S. housing market. A National Association of Realtors (NAR) survey revealed that home sales to international buyers were up 24% for the 12 months ending in March. Finally, a Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) survey showed demand for purchase loans was up 13% for … Continue reading Are Foreign Buyers Taking Our Homes?

Did you know us Americans want BIGGER homes??

Americans are now expanding their vision of how big a home they want to live in. The Census Bureau reports the average size of a newly built home in 2011 was 2480 square feet. That was 3.7% bigger than the average size in 2010 -- and the first annual increase since 2007! Record-low interest rates … Continue reading Did you know us Americans want BIGGER homes??