Affordability Blog Posts

The Dumbest Sales Bait People Buy: Hook, Line & Sinker

I continue to be amazed at the success rate of the baits merchants use to get people to buy. Often when I counsel folks and point out some of the silly slogans that grab them, they are stunned. The can’t believe they got caught. I think the dumbest...
by Christian Financial Advice on Jul 8, 2013

Quick Personal Financial Self Assessment Checklist

Sometimes folks come to my office and ask if there is a quick way to examine their fundamentals to deal with their finances? They continue: "We just don't seem to be at peace with our finances, especially when we have no debt." Puzzled, usually, I as...
by Christian Financial Advice on May 20, 2013

TATA Automobile Corporation to launch aria and manza in south africa

In true Tata style they aren’t going to be particularly flashy or attractive to look at, but they do promise to stick to the Indian manufacturer’s core values of simplicity, space and affordability. The first of these two new cars will arrive thi...
by automotive updates on Aug 26, 2012

Find estate agents and letting agents, housing market, inflation of house prices.

Taking a sarcastic look at the latest stats on house prices in Britain. Find estate agents and letting agents in the housing market and find out more about inflation of house prices. Real estate asset source resource source Agents In the real actual...
by Stirring Trouble on Aug 3, 2012

Find estate agents and letting agents, housing market, inflation of house prices.

Taking a sarcastic look at the latest stats on house prices in Britain. Find estate agents and letting agents in the housing market and find out more about inflation of house prices. Real estate asset source resource source Agents In the real actual...
by Stirring Trouble on Aug 3, 2012

Fashion designers from Pakistan have proven ability to impress world

Let’s see some beautiful party wear dresses which can be worn in a Marriage function and other special occasions, here we have got some really nice collection of bridal and party 2 in 1 dress designs collections from different fashion designers...

Why Buy a House with Rent To Own?

What’s all The Fuss with buying a house with rent to own in Sydney or any other town in Australia? This is a very fast growing segment of the house buying market. Lets have a look at just a few of the reasons people consider a Rent to own pu...
by On The House on Jun 18, 2012

The Price of Higher Education

“Studying is something I really love doing, and I just hope to have enough money for tuition.” - Alexandra Kosteniuk Happy Monday Morning to you all! I’m excited to announce that after a brief siesta from this blog, I am back and an...
by Life.aisle on May 21, 2012

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by topsbusinessmarketing.com on May 5, 2012

Continued Jobs Gains Offer More Hope For Housing

The economy added 227,000 jobs in February and surpassed economists’ expectations, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Employment improved in professional and business services, health care and social assistance, leisure and hospi...

Housing Affordability Index Reaches Record High

The National Association of Realtors Housing Affordability Index reached a record high in 2011. The index, which began in 1970, measures the relationship between median home price, median family income, and average mortgage interest rate. The index d...

Pending Home Sales Reach Highest Level In 19 Months

The National Association of Realtors’ Pending Home Sales Index rose 7.3 percent to 100.1 in November and is 5.9 percent above last year’s levels. The improvement brought pending sales to their highest level since April 2010 when the homeb...

November Scorecard Collects Key Housing Data

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s November Housing Scorecard collects key data on the housing market and the government’s foreclosure-prevention programs through October. Accord...

Analysts, Experts Say Rate Of Recovery Varies By Location

A panel of industry analysts, insiders, and experts brought together for a recent mortgage-banking conference expressed hope for the housing market but cautioned that the rate of recovery will vary greatly depending on location. Eric Fox, vice presid...

Pending Home Sales Surge 10.4 Percent

Pending home sales surged in October, rising 10.4 percent above September’s pace and 9.2 percent above last year. According to the National Association of Realtors, pending sales, which reflect contract signings but not closings, were up 17.7 p...

Existing Home Sales Gain 1.4 Percent In October

Existing-home sales, which include previously owned single-family houses, townhomes, condominiums, and co-ops, increased 1.4 percent in October, according to the National Association of Realtors. The gains put sales 13.5 percent above last year’...

Improvement Forecast For Housing Market in 2012

According to Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the National Association of Realtors, the best affordability conditions since 1970 combined with a significant level of pent-up demand will lead to an improvement in home sales and the overall housing ma...

Median Monthly Mortgage Payment Most Affordable Since 1971

Housing affordability has increased dramatically over the past five years, due to price declines following the housing bubble’s collapse and mortgage rates near record lows. According to an analysis from David Stiff, chief economist at Fiserv,...

Baby Boomers May Be Key To Housing Recovery

Though first-time buyers are typically the driving factor behind a healthy housing market, industry experts increasingly see baby boomers as key to the housing recovery. Affordability is at all-time highs and, because homeowners of middle age or olde...

Pending Home Sales Up From Last Year, Down From July

The National Association of Realtors’ Pending Home Sales Index dipped 1.2 percent in August but remained 7.7 percent above the previous year’s levels. Lawrence Yun, NAR’s chief economist, said the decline reflects an uneven market a...
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