The Treasury Department unveiled sweeping rules this week to help financially troubled homeowners who need to sell but can’t get a price high enough to pay off their mortgages. Homeowners will even get $1,500 to help cover their moving costs.
The plan is designed to help homeowners who don’t have the income or debt levels to qualify for a loan modification under the Obama administration’s $75 billion Making Home Affordable program. The plan establishes timelines, a standard process and docu... read more
WASHINGTON (August 22, 2012) – Sales of existing homes rose in July even with constraints of affordable inventory, and the national median price is showing five consecutive months of year-over-year increases, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Monthly sales rose in every region but the West, where inventory is very tight.
Total existing-home sales1, which are completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops, grew 2.3 p... read more
Large-scale storms and natural disasters can come at a great personal and financial cost to homeowners. Homeowners who are prepared for these occurrences and aware of how to protect their assets may be in a stronger position to ride out storms and recoup their losses.
While there is little individuals can do to prevent significant damages, there are steps they can take to protect themselves and their home.
Ensure insurance coverage is adequate
The first step individuals should take to protect themsel... read more
I’m Irene McCann and this is my Coldwell Banker® success story.
I started my real estate career with a company that financially rewarded agents who were successful recruiters. So when my personal success became more about how many agents I brought in and less about how many clients I helped buy or sell a home, I knew that I needed a change.
Serving My Clients, Not Recruiting Agents
I found that I wasn’t a recruiter and didn’t really want to be. When I made my decision to leave, I want... read more
Best Places To Live In Missouri
Choose from one of the top 20 Missouri cities below to find out how it fared on the
Coldwell Banker ® Best Places to Live for Social Seekers report.
Crystal Lake Park
Town and Country
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