Monthly Archives: August 2012

Fixed Mortgage Rates Move Higher For Fourth Consecutive Week

Freddie Mac has released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing fixed mortgage rates following long-term Treasury yields higher amid continued positive data on the housing market. This marks the fourth straight week of fixed mortgage rates … Continue reading

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Exploring the Pros & Cons Of ‘FSBO’

By John Voket, RISMedia Consumer Confidant Should I FSBO? The practice of a homeowner with no previous experience selling one’s own property is not uncommon. But whether to do it or not is a subject of intense debate. Florida real … Continue reading

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The Fine Homes Team Launches VIP Mover!

Telling clients that they are important to your business is important, but showing them has even more impact.  In our efforts to show our clients just how important they are to us we have launched on our web … Continue reading

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Supply & Demand Swing; “Lowest Price” in Tucson May Be too Late

For some time now, we have attempted to shed light on the fact that pricing in today’s real estate market, as it is in the markets for every other saleable item, will be determined by the concept of ‘supply and … Continue reading

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Housing Demand Spreads Cross Country for Boomers

Despite popular belief, a recent analysis of government data by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) reveals that the geographic distribution of households headed by someone age 55 or older is fairly even across most of the country, with … Continue reading

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“Shush, It’s a Secret Junior”

The lifestyle in the Town of Oro Valley isn’t really a secret, unless you’ve never left the boundaries of your home town. As we see Fall not far away we know that our Winter visitors are also not far off the horizon. We’ve … Continue reading

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Home Prices Continue to Rise

Data through May 2012, released by S&P Dow Jones Indices for its S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, the leading measure of U.S. home prices, showed that average home prices increased by 2.2 percent in May over April for both the 10- … Continue reading

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