This week’s relevant links: Week of April 15th-19th, 2013

“The only difference between death and taxes is that death doesn’t get worse every time Congress meets”. Will Rogers   70% of lenders believe housing recovery is real A new survey of bank risk professionals shows the originations space warming to the idea of expanding home lending Q1 Consumer Outlook Survey showing Consumer Confidence in

This week’s relevant links: Week of March 25th-29th, 2013

  18 Inspirational Quotes for Spring  Spring is the time of rebirth and inspiration. Here are some amazing quotes to help you start the season with a refreshed outlook. http://www.inc.com/kevin-daum/18-inspirational-quotes-for-spring.html   How to be the Most Attractive Homebuyer Multiple bids are becoming the norm, so be ready to compete and do your homework to seal

This week’s relevant links March 11th-15th, 2013

 “You never have a friend all figured out. Just when you think you know what makes them tick, they tock”. ~Robert Brault  There’s A Buyer Rush In The US Housing Market Unlike Anything We’ve Ever Seen Oppenheim says real estate agents are “widely citing increased buyer urgency due to the combination of persistent inventory shortages

This week’s relevant links March 4th-11th, 2013

  “Daffodils that come before the swallow dares, and takes the winds of March with beauty.” William Shakespeare   Check out the Hottest Seller’s Markets: Prices Are Rising by Double Digits, Competition Is Keen and Houses Sell Fast Anyone who cares about real estate is probably familiar with the terms “seller’s market” and “buyer’s market.”

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How’s the market? Using “Surprising” Stats to Jump Ahead in 2012

It’s official–the brokers in my office consider me a “stats” guy. This moniker has always bothered me a bit, because I don’t consider myself a numbers person at all. Far from it, I was likely that annoying kid in math class trying to look over your shoulder during the test on dividing fractions. No, I’m