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Halloween and Renting

The leaves have fallen, the days are shorter, temperatures have dipped, and it’s getting to be the time of year for haunted houses, ghouls, and goblins. Yes, Halloween is fast approaching, and while the evening of October 31 is all…

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Asheville Daytime Activities

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Summer is here! The air is fresh, the sun is shining, and our schedules are jam-packed. Whether you are dealing with kids’ sports schedules or are itching for some time away from the office, City Real Estate has got you…

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Selling Your Asheville Home

Selling your home in Asheville can be challenging in any year. Even if market conditions are perfect for homeowners who want to sell, just the act of finding a buyer, shopping for a new place, and organizing a move can…

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Buying A Second Home

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Buying a second home is a common dream. Whether you want a place at your favorite vacation spot or a getaway close to home, it’s fun to imagine the possibilities. And, according to recent estimates from the National Association of…

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Housing Gains Balanced on Wages and Prices

Housing Rates in Asheville

Last year, the housing market posted its best numbers since 2007. Still-favorable affordability conditions, led by low mortgage rates, resulted in a strong year for home sales. But with the Fed’s decision to raise interest rates and the continuing climb…

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Home Loan Rates Drop – Demand Rebounds!

Home Loan Demands

Home loan demand has been volatile the past couple of months due to new mortgage regulations, the holidays, and the Fed’s interest rate announcement. But, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Weekly Applications Survey, prospective borrowers returned last week following…

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Gov’t Housing Report Finds Rising Equity

Rising Equity

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development releases a monthly scorecard that tracks the health of the housing market and the administration’s foreclosure prevention efforts. The most recent release highlights many encouraging signs, including the millions of mortgage modification…

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Housing Market 2015 Year-In-Review

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All the numbers have yet to be reported but, according to Realtor.com’s chief economist Jonathan Smoke, 2015 was a year of growth and improvement for the housing market. New and existing home sales both rose, with gains seen among first-time…

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Asheville Daytime Activities

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