Construction of more new homes could ease inventory crunch

A stronger economy, wage growth and an improving job market are expected to march home sales. Prices are higher in 2018, but low supply and weakening affordability will tamper the rate of increases. Despite headwinds a moderate and multiyear increase in home sales is likely ahead. After accelerating 3.8 percent in 2016, existing-home sales rose …


How to Find the Perfect Land Lot, Get a Construction Loan and Build Your Dream Home

Would you love to have your own custom-built dream house? A construction loan can make that dream come true. This type of financing can be a little confusing. So, put on your overalls — we’re going to help you build a good foundation of knowledge about construction loans. Construction loans typically have higher interest rates …


More first-time home buyers are choosing new construction

Rising home prices, low inventory that can make it impossible to find anything to purchase and the prospect of losing bidding wars make this a frustrating time to look for a house, especially forĀ  first-time home buyers. Growing numbers of people looking for their first house are coming up with a new strategy. Instead of …