Pending Home Sales Move Up 0.4 Percent in March
WASHINGTON (April 30, 2018) – Pending home sales inched higher for the second consecutive month in March, but unrelenting inventory constraints once again kept overall activity below year ago levels, according to the National Association of Realtors®.
15 Things To Consider Before Closing A Real Estate Transaction
By Forbes Real Estate Council
Low inventory and an abundance of buyers looking to secure the home of their dreams are creating a real estate market buzz that hasn’t been seen in a while, with homes selling for well over asking price. But, what does this mean for real estate investors?
Why Real Estate May Be A Big Winner In The Tax Cuts And Jobs Act
BY John E. Girouard
On the surface it may look like the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is bad for real estate. The reduction in the deductibility of mortgage interest and the combined $10,000 cap on state and local tax (SALT) deductions for income, sales and property, along with the elimination of moving expense deductions would make a compelling argument. But after digging through the fine print, the outcome is that real estate may actually be the big winner.