Lakeland Real Estate News

Lakeland Real Estate News

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  • Where do renters have a shot at homeownership?

    Aug 4, 2016 | via Inman 

    As of June 2016, median existing home price was $199,900 in the Midwest and $217,400 in the South. While the homeownership rate is now at its lowest level since the mid-'60s, some regions of the U.S. offer affordable rents and strong employment rates to keep the American dream alive.


    Related Topix: Housing, Ohio

  • Mortgage Rates Edge Higher; Bump in House Flipping R...

    Mar 3, 2016 | via 

    For the first time in two months mortgage rates edged higher, but remain well below 4% as the housing industry prepares for the spring selling season. Meanwhile, house flipping is at its highest level in eight years, causing at least one economist to express concern that the "housing market is in trouble."


    Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Mortgage, Personal Finance

  • RealtyTrac: 6.4 million US Homes Still Seriously Und...

    Jan 28, 2016 | via 

    Navigating the complex world of commercial real estate is about to get even easier and smarter - look for the NEW coming in February ! IRVINE, CA-There were 6.4 million US properties seriously underwater at the end of 2015, according to RealtyTrac's Year-End 2015 U.S. Home Equity & Underwater Report. The housing data experts at RealtyTrac define seriously underwater as a combined loan amount secured by the property that is at least 25% higher than the property's estimated market value, and say that represents 11.5% of all properties with a mortgage.


    Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Lakeland, FL

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