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What’s Up With Housing?

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If buyer demand continues to outpace the current supply of existing homes for sale, prices will continue to appreciate. Nothing nefarious is taking place. It is simply the theory of supply & demand working as it should.
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Home builders report that customers are more cautious than before the crash and prefer smaller, value-packed homes.
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After two months of decline, consumer sentiment among Floridians increased six-tenths of a point in April to 98.1 from a revised figure of 97.5 in March. Among the five components that make up the index, three increased and two decreased.
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Research shows that millennials value organic, unplanned, authentic, and experience-based housing amenities the most. These amenities are generally not expensive.
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“In today’s competitive housing market, understanding what homes may command a premium or attract multiple offers can be hugely beneficial to buyers.”
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A low home appraisal can ruin the sale of a home. You can protect yourself from low appraisals. Here are some suggestions for buyers and sellers.
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Interesting Housing News From This Past Week

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Housing InventoryStrong Buyer Demand Continues to Outpace Inventory of Homes for Sale.
Until the supply of homes for sale starts to meet the buyer demand, prices will continue to increase.
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Healthy HouseAdvocating for Clean Air in Homes
Homes can be improved with two changes: the right ventilation and the right sealing. Ventilation and sealing improvements lead to cost reductions for the builder and also for the consumer over time.

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Sherwin-William's 2017 Color ForecastSherwin-William’s 2017 Color Forecast
This Colormix™ Forecast for Homeowners combines self-expression and soulful nostalgia creating inspirational palettes with the future of color.

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Millennial Student DebtMillennial Student Debt Impacts Many People.
LendingTree: In Florida (No, 9 nationwide), the average graduate owes $28,768, and 45.31% say it will delay a home purchase decision. But the impact extends beyond housing as young adults spend less elsewhere too.
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Millennial FriendsRealtors Need to Do More to Connect with Millennials.
Millennials are young, smart, and digital savvy, but the real estate agents trying to sell them houses are often out of touch with this generation. They could also use a little help from Lenders to get this them to buy more homes.
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NY SkylineIs It Time for Real Estate Investors to Hit the Panic Button? That’s What They Want You to Think.
It is prudent to look well past one economic cycle when considering a real estate investment. Beware of self-appointed “economists” who come out with dire exhortations in the media to garner attention.
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