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11 November 2016

Real Estate Resource Roundup – 11/11/16

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On this Veteran’s Day, we’d like to express our gratitude to the men and women who fought for our freedom. Thank you.

Catch up on the latest news and industry updates in this week’s real estate resource roundup:

Housing Market Likely to Stay Strong for the Rest of 2016
Good news! The housing market is strong and seems poised to remain so for the rest of the year. Read more here.

Mortgage Rates Rise
Mortgage rates continued their ascent this week, already having begun to climb before the presidential election. The election outcome added volatility to the financial markets. Learn more about what to expect.

Home Owners Get More Realistic on Prices
Home owners’ perceptions of the value of their homes are starting to get closer in line to the opinions of appraisers as the latest data shows that the average appraisal was just 1.15 percent lower than home owners’ expectations.

Housing Affordability Edges Lower in Third Quarter
Ongoing home price appreciation offset a small decline in mortgage interest rates to move housing affordability slightly lower in the third quarter of 2016.

Reports Show Now Is a Great Time to Sell
Two major reports revealed information that suggests that now continues to be a great time to for sellers! Find out why.

What’s Next for Housing Now That Republicans Control the Presidency and Congress?
Experts are speculating about how the financial services industry will change with a Republican congress and president.

Facebook Introduces Job Listings, a Potential Threat to LinkedIn
Social media giant Facebook is expected to launch job listings, in direct competition with LinkedIn. Here’s how it could help you!

In case you missed it here on Clean Slate, Director of Consultancy & Special Projects Bret Calltharp revealed his recruiting tips for marketing to new agents. As always, be sure to follow #BHGRE on Facebook and Twitter for more updates.

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