Housing market bust is changing buyer behavior.


While many remain uncertain as to whether this is a good time to buy a home due to the decline in prices, there seems to be a pattern under way of parents and grandparents helping the younger family members to purchase their first home by helping out with the downpayment. This Marketwatch article adds further … More Housing market bust is changing buyer behavior.

Home prices likely to remain flat in 2011 according to NAR.


According to the National Association of Realtors, homeowners can expect little increase in home values in 2011. Many economists do believe however that 5 years from now when we look back at the real estate market, 2010 will be viewed as the best year to buy due to the combination of low mortgage rates and … More Home prices likely to remain flat in 2011 according to NAR.