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3 to 5 Year Projections For The Crystal Coast Real Estate Marketplace

The near and long range prospects for the Crystal Coast real estate market looks very promising. Several key indicators both in the real estate and the mortgage sectors show either recovery or long term recovery solutions in play to what has been a horribly depressed and glutted market place. is the 6-7 years of real estate “funk’ finally over with?

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Crystal Coast Real Estate Market Report

There are two questions a home seller asks when sitting down with a listing agent. First is, “How much can I get for me home?” and secondly, “How long will it take to sell it?”. These are great questions, logical questions and are the determining factors for whether to list or not and what marketing strategy to employ. To give everyone along the Crystal Coast a sense of “how much” and “how long” it takes to sell a residential property we’ve highlighted the activity of some of the….

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Crystal Coast April Market Summary

The Crystal Coast of North Carolina has always had a very unique and diverse real estate market. It is a market within itself with no other area that can compare to it. Find out what is trending and what surprising results have shown during the month of April. Some interesting things are happening with active listings. 17 percent of all listings in April were new on market properties, making 1 in 5 properties first timers.

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Crystal Coast Real Estate Market Report

The Crystal Coast real estate market continues to be a unique market with trends not found around the rest of the state. The good news is that sales have improved and inventory has started to loosen. The interesting real estate news is that average sold price’s are scattered compared to recent history with the bulk of home sales skewing towards the more economical…

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Mortgage Rates Are Getting Ready To….

Mortgage rates. Where are they and what are they getting ready to do? Last December 31, 2013 the 30 year fixed mortgage rate was at 4.69 percent. That’s the highest it has been over a 3 month period. Right now the mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed is hovering around 4.5 percent. A year ago it was a full percentage point lower than that. But what does the future hold? On January 28-29 the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) will hold one of eight scheduled...
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Crystal Coast Home and Condo Report

Here is a very good overview of the Crystal Coast real estate market as it stands right now. Price, location, inventory and financing are all discussed. It covers 2013 in review and the status of things here and now. It’s clear, concise and to the point! Crystal Coast Home Sold Prices.The median sold price of a Crystal Coast home in 2013 was $184K. The average sold price was $234K. The reason for the…

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Fascinating Findings: What Home Buyers Really Want!

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) just released results from a survey they conducted. They wanted to find out what home buyers do and do not want in their new home. According to NAHB, “The survey asked buyers to rate over 120 features as either essential, desirable, indifferent, or do not want.” The findings may surprise you. Some may even make you laugh! But builders, Realtors and home…

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