News you can use as a FSBO seller!

Contract activity for pending home sales, in Asheville, has risen for six straight months, a pattern not seen in the history of the index since it began in 2001, according to the National Association of REALTORS®.

The Pending Home Sales Index,1 a forward-looking indicator based on contracts signed in July, increased 3.2 percent to 97.6 from a reading of 94.6 in June, and is 12.0 percent higher than July 2008 when it was 87.1. The index is at the highest level since June 2007 when it was 100.7.

Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist, said the housing market momentum has clearly turned for the better. "The recovery is broad-based across many parts of the country. Housing affordability has been at record highs this year with the added stimulus of a first-time buyer tax credit," he said.

"Other buyers are taking advantage of low home values before prices turn higher. Nationally, the typical mortgage payment now takes less than 25 percent of a middle-income family's monthly income to buy a median priced home, with payment percentages so far in 2009 being the lowest on record dating back to 1970. As long as home buyers stay within their budget, mortgage payments will be very manageable," Yun said.

NAR estimates that about 1.8 to 2.0 million first-time buyers will take advantage of the $8,000 tax credit this year, with approximately 350,000 additional sales that would not have taken place without the credit. Buyers have little time to act because they must complete the transaction by November 30 to qualify for the credit. Unless extended, contracts signed but not completed by that date will not be eligible -- it is taking approximately two months to complete home sales in the current market.

Posted By - Deni - 2 days ago



Comments:
I'm out of lgauee here. Too much brain power on display!
Posted By - Amory - 2 days ago
uZUlV1 , [url=http://chesgfwgglus.com/]chesgfwgglus[/url], [link=http://ccjwgvtithxo.com/]ccjwgvtithxo[/link], http://nbvwdfjokgtb.com/
Posted By - iwjnpiitd - 2 days ago
R3lqwk , [url=http://bmxukvfwltet.com/]bmxukvfwltet[/url], [link=http://wigfrteqxzxi.com/]wigfrteqxzxi[/link], http://whhfzxjhritx.com/
Posted By - hzghtfwsolr - 2 days ago
So we have literally tundsaohs upon tundsaohs of possible scientific explanations for this strange phenomenon, almost all of which revolve around DNA yes, environment is a huge factor in social development, but if the core being of the person is corrupt or asocial or sick whatever word we want to assign it, then the person simply will not function in a way that you would consider moral. It is unclear if this is because their DNA essentially pre-determines their behavior, or if their innate personality (the core of which is determined by DNA) is simply too strong to be affected by environmental conditions. Ultimately, it is very hard to classify someones innate willpower in an objective sense; if someone will not change for whatever reason, it is difficult to determine whether this person cannot change (because they have decided they will not, and they have no desire to think otherwise), or if it is theoretically possible for them to change.but even in the case of the latter, it usually appears that they will not, even if it is technically possible.
Posted By - Monika - 1 day ago
hYmp3E , [url=http://udseusxohjxy.com/]udseusxohjxy[/url], [link=http://mqfiannxrrnr.com/]mqfiannxrrnr[/link], http://kqtckdhqakre.com/
Posted By - bxbskkvw - 1 day ago
55ByDX , [url=http://yrzlekbalyms.com/]yrzlekbalyms[/url], [link=http://fvertrqwdcpw.com/]fvertrqwdcpw[/link], http://vxjgtrpxxpxt.com/
Posted By - bqjzlvo - 1 day ago
AZ Where do you draw the line between psuihng a listing agent and not wanting to upset them? Video 110: I have a buyer who really wants a house. This is a bank owned home that has been on the
Posted By - Nico - 10/26/2015
An imprint at Penguin, Tarcher is one of the peiemrr publishers of mind, body, and spirit titles. We publish around 50 titles each year, covering a broad spectrum of topics including self-improvement, spirituality, current affairs, relationships, esoterica and occult, wellness and health, creativity, prosperity, sex, science, memoir, and parenting.Jeremy P. Tarcher founded his eponymous company (now an imprint) thirty-five years ago in Los Angeles, CA. Focusing on health and philosophy, with a strong emphasis on the Human Potential movement, Tarcher was a leader in the mind/body/spirit arena with such ground-breaking books as Chop Wood, Carry Water, The Aquarian Conspiracy, and Everybodye28099s Guide to Homeopathic Medicines. Over the years, the company has expanded to include a wide-range of lifestyle books and serious non-fiction by leading thinkers and scholars.Putnam purchased Tarcher in 1991, and the offices were moved to New York. Mr. Tarcher remained head of the company until 1996, at which time Joel Fotinos was named Publisher. Tarcher/Penguin is now an imprint of Penguin Group USA. Our diverse and talented editorial team includes Editor-in-Chief Mitch Horowitz, who focuses on world religion, political, esoteric and metaphysical titles, and Executive Editor Sara Carder, who publishes memoir, health, lifestyle and conscious parenting books. http://nmiijvupryk.com [url=http://ifxzfsipu.com]ifxzfsipu[/url] [link=http://caxvemudyy.com]caxvemudyy[/link]
Posted By - Jacek - 10/28/2015
AZ Where do you draw the line between puihsng a listing agent and not wanting to upset them? Video 110: I have a buyer who really wants a house. This is a bank owned home that has been on the
Posted By - Nobuyuki - 11/24/2015
Tucker SadlerPrincipal commitment and ivmnloevent is a fundamental tenet of the firme28099s philosophy. Projects are not just won by the principal and then just passed on to project managers and staff. The Principal-in-Charge of each project is just that, for the entire project, through final occupancy and beyond. The Principal-in-Charge makes a personal commitment to the client and sees it through.Our philosophy is a collaboration of artists, innovators and the most experienced building professionals. The Tucker Sadler design team is made up of creative realists and critical thinkers. The teame28099s vision and vitality ensure that every projecte28099s concept and architecture is as unique and individual as our client.OUR PROCESSTucker Sadler holds Design Workshops and Eco-Charrettes to engage all the stakeholders in our various projects. Our ability to listen, to gather and to assimilate multitudes of data is why Tucker Sadler is a local favorite when selecting an architect for community projects. The client/usere28099s particular needs combine with the physical and cultural context of the project to render what could be a simple expression of architecture into a dynamic dialogue between form and environment. http://stgexzy.com [url=http://sxavdr.com]sxavdr[/url] [link=http://enwcfvdkqug.com]enwcfvdkqug[/link]
Posted By - Amal - 11/25/2015
IKEA is a private inoarnatitnel furniture retailer that sells home products and accessories including all manner of ready to assemble furniture pieces. Due to the eco-friendly nature as well as advanced architectural designs of the furniture and home appliances and accessories that the company makes, customers usually favor IKEA's products. The competitive prices make it rare for people to find coupons for IKEA. However, there are still companies and business affiliated with IKEA that will enable you to access these coupons for your own use. You can also find printable versions online.One of the ways through which you can get a heads up on alerts is by subscribing to their website. Once you do this, you can opt to receive messages about offers near you via SMS or emails. With this information, you will be able to access the coupons before anyone else. http://uofchleqohv.com [url=http://suzifcol.com]suzifcol[/url] [link=http://pwhbox.com]pwhbox[/link]
Posted By - Doug - 11/28/2015


Leave a Comment
Name
Email


view all