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Six Reasons Why Buying New Construction is Easier

November 8, 2016 by Leave a comment

It’s hard out there for a homebuyer. With inventories of existing homes for sale chronically low in most housing markets, buyers are at a disadvantage. With existing homes, buyers’ choices are fewer, and competition is stiff for affordably priced quality properties. When it comes to negotiating, that means sellers usually have the upper hand. Buyers... View Article

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Pros and Cons of Buying an Older Home

November 18, 2015 by Leave a comment

About 500,000 homes sold this year will be newly built, and more than ten times as many—5.2 million—will be existing homes. Since old and new homes are marketed differently, most buyers decide on one option or the other before they start house hunting. It’s a good idea to review the advantages and disadvantages of each type,... View Article

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