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Smart Move Advantage Guaranteed Lease Review

Smart Move Advantage Guaranteed Lease Review
April 24, 2012 No Comments »

Homebuilder Pardee Homes recently teamed up with Smart Move Advantage in the hopes of selling more homes, while alleviating the concerns of existing homeowners. It’s called the “Smart Move Advantage Lease Guarantee,” and basically guarantees rent on your existing home ... Read More »

Home Prices Rise in 100 US Cities

Home Prices Rise in 100 US Cities
August 11, 2010 No Comments »

Most US cities saw home price gains in the second quarter, according to the latest report from the National Association of Realtors. From April to June, 100 out of the 155 metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs) in the United States had ... Read More »

Top 10 Cities to Buy vs Rent

Top 10 Cities to Buy vs Rent
July 8, 2010 No Comments »

We’ve already covered the top 10 cities to rent vs. buy, so now let’s look at the top 10 cities to buy vs rent. While there are plenty of advantages to renting an apartment or a home, there may be ... Read More »

Top 10 Cities to Rent vs. Buy

Top 10 Cities to Rent vs. Buy
June 9, 2010 No Comments »

If you’re curious whether it’s the right time to buy that dream house, you may want to consider the local rents in the area. There are plenty of advantages to renting, like no down payment, the flexibility to move, and ... Read More »

Zillow Zestimates Could Be Thing of the Past

Zillow Zestimates Could Be Thing of the Past
May 6, 2010 No Comments »

Could this be the end of Zillow Zestimates as we know it? First American CoreLogic Inc. has sued Zillow and seven other companies that provide automated house values. The Santa Ana, CA-based company claims Zillow, Fiserv, IntelliReal, Interthinx, Lender Processing ... Read More »

More than 80 Percent of Buyers Believe Now is a Good Time to Buy a Home

More than 80 Percent of Buyers Believe Now is a Good Time to Buy a Home
April 22, 2010 No Comments »

More than 80 percent of first-time home buyers believe now is a good time to buy a home, according to a new survey from Realogy and parent company Century 21 Real Estate. Which begs the question: why do only 80 ... Read More »

No Rush to Buy a Home

No Rush to Buy a Home
February 24, 2010 No Comments »

I follow the real estate market pretty intently, and I’ve actually considered purchasing some real estate myself, given the fact that bargains are beginning to emerge. But at the same time, I don’t think there is any rush whatsoever to ... Read More »

Most Undervalued Cities in the United States

Most Undervalued Cities in the United States
February 2, 2010 No Comments »

I already touched upon the most overvalued cities in the United States, so let’s talk about undervalued areas. Those are the ones we might want to invest in, right? As one may have guessed, the hard-hit, foreclosure-riddled Las Vegas metro ... Read More »

Most Overvalued Cities in the United States

Most Overvalued Cities in the United States
January 28, 2010 No Comments »

Plenty has changed over the past four years in the real estate world. Home prices have plummeted, large banks and mortgage lenders have gone out of business, and millions have received foreclosure notices. But as the dust begins to settle, ... Read More »

Top Investment Real Estate Markets for 2010

January 13, 2010 No Comments »

If you’re in the market for an investment property, you may be wondering where to buy in 2010. Well, a company that specializes in analyzing the “best” investment properties could make your search a little bit easier. FinestExpert.com gathers and ... Read More »