Why Homeowners Have Great Selling Power Today
by KCM Crew on 2020-08-05 at 10:00 AM
We’re sitting in an optimal moment in time for homeowners who are ready to sell their houses and make a move this year. Today’s homeowners are, on average, staying in their homes longer than they used to, and this is one factor driving increased homeowner equity. When equity grows, selling a house becomes increasingly desirable.
Today’s Buyers Are Serious about Purchasing a...
by KCM Crew on 2020-08-04 at 10:00 AM
Today’s homebuyers are not just talking about their plans, they’re actively engaged in the buying process – and they’re serious about it. A recent report by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) indicates: “…. Of American adults considering a future home purchase in the second quarter of 2020, about half (49%) are not simply
Experts Weigh-In on the Remarkable Strength of...
by KCM Crew on 2020-08-03 at 10:00 AM
America has faced its share of challenges in 2020. A once-in-a-lifetime pandemic, a financial crisis leaving millions still unemployed, and an upcoming presidential election that may prove to be one of the most contentious in our nation’s history all continue to test this country in unimaginable ways. Even with all of that uncertainty, the residential
U.S. home ownership rate hits highest level since...
on 2020-08-05 at 9:02 PM
U.S. consumers have purchased homes at record levels as low mortgage rates encourage demand. U.S. home ownership rose to 67.9 percent in the second quarter, the highest level in more than 10 years, according to the Commerce Department. Eric Lipar, LGI Homes CEO and chairman, join "Closing Bell" to discuss.
Suburban growth is now double that of...
on 2020-08-05 at 7:37 PM
People have been fleeing crowded cities, but it's accelerated since the pandemic. CNBC's Robert Frank reports on what it could all mean for the future of cities.
Mortgage rates set record low but borrowers step...
on 2020-08-05 at 2:20 PM
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest housing market data.
Homeowners Feel Ready to Sell
on 2018-10-08 at 4:02 PM
77 percent of Americans think that now is a good time to sell a home, a new record high.
Trick or Treat Safety Rules for Homeowners
on 2018-10-08 at 3:56 PM
Using bright outdoor lights, LED lights instead of candles, and friction tape on steps to prevent slips will help make Halloween safer for everyone.
Consumers Care About the Environment
on 2018-10-08 at 3:49 PM
American property owners and communities are more concerned about the environment than ever before, and consumer inclinations for walkable communities and energy-efficient homes are on the rise.