Billionaire Says Real Estate is Best Investment Possible

Billionaire money manager John Paulson was interviewed at the Delivering Alpha Conference presented by CNBC and Institutional Investor. During his session he boldly stated: "I still think, from an individual perspective, the best deal investment you can make is to buy a primary residence that … [Read more...]

Just One Insurance Claim Can Prove Costly

Let #bobwert #remax Help You Find #therighthome In some states, all it takes is just one claim to a home owner’s property insurance to see premiums soar by hundreds of dollars. Filing a single claim can result in a monthly premium increase of 9 percent, according to a study by … [Read more...]

When Home Mortgage Rates Rise…

Mortgage rates have hovered around yearly lows for weeks. But with rate-hike forecasts looming, can buyers count on borrowing costs to stay low? Many economists are now predicting the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage to reach 5 percent by the middle of the next year, The New York Times … [Read more...]

Get a Discount on Your Mortgage

Let #bobwert #remax Help You Find #therighthome Get a Discount on Your Mortgage Lending giants Bank of America Corp. and Citigroup reportedly will offer mortgages at discounted rates to stir more lending among low-income borrowers and those with subprime credit histories. The loans will be … [Read more...]

Buying a Home is 38% Less Expensive than Renting!

Let #bobwert #remax Help You Find #therighthome In Trulia’s 2014 Rent vs. Buy Report, they explained that homeownership remains cheaper than renting throughout the 100 largest metro areas in the United States; ranging from an average of 5% in Honolulu, all the way to 66% in Detroit, and 38% … [Read more...]

Why It Pays to Be a Home Owner

Home owners are building net worth at a pace that is up to quadruple that of a renter. Tips for Renters 10 Ways to Prepare for Home Ownership Tax Benefits of Home Ownership You Don't Need That Much of a Down Payment In the past 15 years, the net worth of the typical home owner has … [Read more...]

516 N 10th St, Lebanon, PA 17046

Very nice, updated Lebanon City home with 1 & 2nd floor bath, office, wood floors, wall to wall carpet, fenced private yard and more... MLS 221294 - $49,000 - Zillow: http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/516-N-10th-St-Lebanon-PA-17046/86556108_zpid/ SOLD in 15 days … [Read more...]

Tax Reform Proposal Would Dramatically Alter Housing Landscape, Tax Deductions

The comprehensive tax reform discussion draft that House Ways & Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp, R-Mich., released yesterday envisions a very different picture for home owners than what’s in place today. In a statement about the plan, NAR President Steve Brown says the association is … [Read more...]

Reasons to Buy a Home Now, and not wait until Spring

Based on prices, mortgage rates and soaring rents, there may have never been a better time in real estate history to purchase a home than right now. Here are five reasons purchasers should consider buying before the spring market arrives: Supply Is Shrinking With inventory declining in many … [Read more...]

Reasons to Hire a Real Estate Professional

PAPERWORK An agent will help with all disclosures and paperwork necessary in today’s heavily regulated environment. This helps remove much of the liability a buyer or seller could face. EXPERIENCE Navigating today’s real estate and mortgage processes can be like walking through a minefield of … [Read more...]