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Aug. 17, 2020

Interest Rate Update: Week of August 17th

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Carrie Wilkinson

Home Mortgage Consultant

Military Lending Specialist

NMLSR ID 408641

Wells Fargo Home Mortgage | 2215 N. 30th St., Suite 100 | Tacoma, WA 98403

MAC P6678-010

Tel 253-274-4910 | Cell 253-961-5138

carrie.wilkinson@wellsfargo.com | www.wfhm.com/carrie-wilkinson

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Aug. 12, 2020

Why Foreclosures Won’t Crush the Housing Market Next Year

 

Why Foreclosures Won’t Crush the Housing Market Next Year | MyKCM

With the strength of the current housing market growing every day and more Americans returning to work, a faster-than-expected recovery in the housing sector is already well underway. Regardless, many are still asking the question: will we see a wave of foreclosures as a result of the current ...

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July 22, 2020

A Remarkable Recovery for the Housing Market

 

A Remarkable Recovery for the Housing Market | MyKCM

For months now the vast majority of Americans have been asking the same question: When will the economy turn around? Many experts have been saying the housing market will lead the way to a recovery, and today we’re seeing signs of that coming to light. With record-low mortgage ...

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July 15, 2020

Does Your Home Have What Buyers Are Looking For?

 

Does Your Home Have What Buyers Are Looking For? | MyKCM

There’s great opportunity for today’s homeowners to sell their houses and make a move, yet due to the impact of the ongoing health crisis, some sellers are taking their time coming back to the market. According to Javier Vivas, Director of Economic Research at realtor.com:

“Sellers ...

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July 1, 2020

What Are Experts Saying About the Rest of 2020?

 

What Are Experts Saying About the Rest of 2020? | MyKCM

One of the biggest questions on everyone’s minds these days is: What’s going to happen to the housing market in the second half of the year? Based on recent data on the economy, unemployment, real estate, and more, many economists are revising their forecasts for the remainder ...

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June 8, 2020

Tax Matters and Sales of Residences

The topic this week is tax matters!

We are not talking here about any huge new law, but refreshing all my readers’ memories of a law that was (and is) very favorable to many of your customers, but has been of little or no consequence during the past Recession, now ...

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June 3, 2020

Buying or Selling a Home? You Need an Expert Kind of Guide

 

Buying or Selling a Home? You Need an Expert Kind of Guide | MyKCM

In a normal housing market, whether you’re buying or selling a home, you need an experienced guide to help you navigate through the process. You need someone you can turn to who will tell you how to price your home correctly right from the start. You need someone who ...

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May 27, 2020

6 Reasons Why Selling Your House on Your Own Is a Mistake

 

6 Reasons Why Selling Your House on Your Own Is a Mistake | MyKCM

There are many benefits to working with a real estate professional when selling your house. During challenging times like the one we face today, it becomes even more important to have an expert help guide you through the process. If you’re considering selling on your own, known in the ...

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May 6, 2020

How to Test-Drive a Neighborhood While Sheltering in Place

 

How to Test-Drive a Neighborhood While Sheltering in Place [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

Some Highlights

  • Staying at home doesn’t mean your search for a new place needs to come to a standstill.
  • Check out these tips on how to explore other neighborhoods virtually in the homebuying process. You may find a spot that better suits your needs without ever leaving your living ...
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April 14, 2020

Recession? Yes. Housing Crash? No.

Recession? Yes. Housing Crash? No.

Recession? Yes. Housing Crash? No. | MyKCM

With over 90% of Americans now under a shelter-in-place order, many experts are warning that the American economy is heading toward a recession, if it’s not in one already. What does that mean to the residential real estate market?

What is a recession?

According to ...

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