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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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Crystal Coast Home and Mortgage Report

Local conditions affect price. National conditions affect financing. There have been a lot of changes nationally that affect the sale of real estate locally . Let’s take a look at what they are. The National Association of Home Builders report that as of September, “291 metropolitan areas across the country now qualify as improving housing markets”. This is determined by looking at local employment, new construction permits issued and home appreciation rate. 80 percent of the designated…

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Home Sales No New Buyers Just New Suppliers

Home sales across America are fantastic. Inventories have dwindled down to just a 5.2 month supply according to the National Association of Realtors. New construction is so active that builders can’t find enough workers to keep up pace with demand reports the National Association of Home Builders. It is a completely different story in eastern North Carolina. Onslow County has an 11 month supply…

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