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Raleigh Real Estate Market Report – August 2014

Check out the residential real estate market trends around the NC Triangle for the month of August: Homes Sales The market is leveling off after double-digit gains last year. With 2,947 homes sold in August, Triangle home sales were up 1 percent when compared to the same month last year and down 8 percent when compared to July. While sales increased by a steep 24 percent in 2013, theRead more about Raleigh Real Estate Market Report – August 2014

What Rising Rates Mean To a Homebuyer

Why did interest rates go up and what does that mean for homebuyers? Here’s what’s going on currently in the market: Recently, the rates jumped from the mid 3% range to 4.5%, so the monthly payment for a $200,000 loan for 30 years would be $1,013 vs. $843. Over the course of a year, that’s $2,040 more in payments a year. Rising interest rates hurt first time homebuyers theRead more about What Rising Rates Mean To a Homebuyer

What’s Going On in Wake County Real Estate for the 2nd Quarter

All indicators show 2013 is going to be a stellar year in Raleigh and Wake County real estate. And there’ll be more good news as we move into late summer and fall thanks to more homes sold, higher median sales price for homes, increased showings and a lower unemployment rate. But interest rates are slowly on the rise and Triangle inventory levels only show an average three months ofRead more about What’s Going On in Wake County Real Estate for the 2nd Quarter