Tax Rewrite Could Weaken Incentive to Buy Homes, NAR Expert Warns

Tax Rewrite Could Weaken Incentive to Buy Homes, NAR Expert Warns Published by: the Illinois REALTORS Blog (written by Jon Broadbrooks) February 16, 2017 Federal tax code changes could have a dramatic impact on the real estate industry and consumers who count benefitting from the mortgage
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Have You Fallen Out of Love With Your House? Here’s Why

Have You Fallen Out of Love With Your House? Here's Why Published by: REALTOR.com (writen by: Audrey Brashich), February 13, 2017 But then the honeymoon ended. The kitchen, which seemed so spacious at one time, now feels cramped. You pine for two sinks in your master bath rather than
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What’s In Store for the Luxury Real Estate Market in 2017?

What’s In Store for the Luxury Real Estate Market in 2017? Published by: RISMedia (writen by: Mikkie Mills), February 8, 2017 Eight years after the housing bubble, homebuyers are still exercising caution. This is particularly seen in the luxury real estate market, which ended 2016 on a slow
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Christopher Tenggren’s February ’17 “Enjoy Magazine”

Christopher Tenggren’s February ’17 "Enjoy Magazine" Ty's Tips - Romansing the Renovation, Plus... Travel... 5 Romantic Getaways Just in Time for Valentine's Day, Food... Perfectly poached Pears, Home... 6 Low Maintenance House Plants, DIY... Art from the Heart, and... Drink of the Month and
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A Feel-Good Outlook for Incomes and Housing

A Feel-Good Outlook for Incomes and Housing Published by: RISMedia, February 8, 2017 Americans are seeing a bright spot in their paychecks, and their housing prospects. The share of those surveyed in Fannie Mae’s recent Home Purchase Sentiment Index® (HPSI) who reported “significantly
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Homeownership Offers Stability & Wealth Creation

Homeownership Offers Stability & Wealth Creation Published by: The KCM Crew, February 7, 2017 The most recent Housing Pulse Survey released by the National Association of Realtorsrevealed that the two major reasons Americans prefer owning their own home instead of renting are: They
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Fed Keeps Rates Unchanged in Anticipation of Trump Policy

Fed Keeps Rates Unchanged in Anticipation of Trump Policy Published by: RISMedia, February 2, 2017 The Federal Reserve kept the key interest rate unchanged this week as it looks to future fiscal policy under the new administration - a decision in line with its intent to raise rates only
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Making the Jump: Transitioning from a Tenant to a Homeowner

Making the Jump: Transitioning from a Tenant to a Homeowner Published by: RISMedia (by: Megan Belnap), January 24, 2017 Becoming a homeowner for the first time is an exciting and stressful process. However, once the papers are signed and the keys are in your pocket, your work really begins.
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Christopher Tenggren’s January/February ’17 “YourHome Newsletter”

Here is... Christopher Tenggren’s January/February '17 “YourHome Newsletter” In this Issue... When the Seller is the Owner, When to Appeal the Appraisal & Winter White. Click Link to Open
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Start 2017 Off Right… List Your House for Sale

Start 2017 Off Right… List Your House for Sale Published by: The KCM Crew, December 29, 2016 As we are about to bring in the New Year, families across the country will be deciding if this is the year that they will sell their current house and move into their dream home. Many will decide that
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