Why Waiting To Buy Might Not Make Sense

Let #bobwert #remax help you find #therighthome Whether you are a first time or a move-up buyer, there are two factors that will impact the amount of house you can afford in your price range: home prices & mortgage rates. Let’s look at what the experts are predicting over the next twelve … [Read more...]

Housing Market is Healthiest in Years!

According to Nationwide’s recently unveiled, Health of Housing Market (HoHM) Report, the US housing market is at its healthiest levels since the index’s creation in 2001. The index analyzes the health of the housing market across the country and in 373 metro areas every quarter. Using the data … [Read more...]

Pennsylvania Receives Additional Funding to Help 97 Homeless Veterans Find Permanent Homes

Let #bobwert #remax Help You Find #therighthome The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) had announced the second round of housing assistance to help 1,984 homeless veterans find permanent supportive housing.  The rental … [Read more...]

Military Foreclosure Protections Extended

Let #bobwert #remax Help You Find #therighthome#military #militaryfamilies Lawmakers have granted active-duty military an extension in avoiding foreclosure. House and Senate lawmakers recently agreed to extend until the end of 2015 protections for military members, which will prevent a bank from … [Read more...]

Mortgage Rates at Lowest Point Since May 2013

Let #bobwert #remax Help You Find #therighthome #lebanonpa #myerstownpa #palmyrapa The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage sunk to a 3.89 percent average this week, its lowest level since May 30, 2013. That translates to more mortgage savings for home buyers and refinancers. Freddie Mac reports the … [Read more...]

Buying a home remains 38% less expensive than renting

In Trulia’s latest Rent vs. Buy Report, they explained that homeownership remains cheaper than renting with a traditional 30-year fixed rate mortgage throughout the 100 largest metro areas in the United States. The updated numbers actually show that the range is from an average of 17% in Honolulu, … [Read more...]

274 Kathy Court, Lebanon PA 17042

Beautifully landscaped home on 1+ park like acre. Stone Patio with cascading water falls, 2nd level stoned pathway to relaxing upper level patio in most private setting. Pole barn, large Workshop, garden storage shed, and that's just the outside. You must see what they have done with the inside of … [Read more...]

Regardless, you are still paying a mortgage

There are some people that have not purchased a home because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize that, unless you are living with your parents rent free, you are paying a mortgage - either your mortgage or your landlord’s. As a paper from the … [Read more...]

Where You’ll Pay the Most in Electricity Costs

PA Electricity costs rank in the middle of the pack, with many NE states leading the pack with highest electricity prices, while Washington State ranks the lowest. Home owners may find higher electricity costs are taking a bigger chunk from their wallet. The average price of electricity to … [Read more...]

Foreclosure Inventory Falls 35%, Celebration Muted

Many markets across the country are seeing fewer foreclosures. That’s because foreclosure inventory has plunged 35 percent nationally from a year ago, but housing experts aren’t ready to say the foreclosure crisis is completely behind the nation quite yet. The Current State of Foreclosures: … [Read more...]