As we celebrate Black History Month, we reflect on the past and present experiences of Black Americans. This includes the path toward investing in a home of their own. And while equitable access to housing has come a long way, homeownership can be a steeper climb for households of color. It’s an important experience to talk … [Read more...] about How Experts Can Help Close the Gap in Today’s Homeownership Rate
Many of today’s homeowners bought or refinanced their homes during the pandemic when mortgage rates were at history-making lows. Since rates doubled in 2022, some of those homeowners put their plans to move on hold, not wanting to lose the low mortgage rate they have on their current house. And while today’s rates have started … [Read more...] about The Top Reasons for Selling Your House
The housing market has gone through a lot of change recently, and much of that was a result of how quickly mortgage rates rose last year. … [Read more...] about Experts Forecast a Turnaround in the Housing Market in 2023
If you’re a homeowner ready to make a move, you may be thinking about using your current house as a short-term rental property instead of selling it. A short-term rental (STR) is typically offered as an alternative to a hotel, and they’re an investment that’s gained popularity in recent years. According to a Harris Poll survey, … [Read more...] about Should You Rent Your House or Sell It?