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4 Reasons to Sell Your House This Winter [INFOGRAPHIC]




4 Reasons to Sell Your House This Winter [INFOGRAPHIC] | Bridge Builders

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No Bubble Here! How New Mortgage Standards Are Helping




No Bubble Here! How New Mortgage Standards Are Helping | Bridge Builders

Real estate is shifting to a more normal market; the days of national home appreciation topping 6% annually are over and inventories are increasing which is causing bidding wars to almost disappear. Some see these as signs that the market will soon come tumbling down as it did in 2008.

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Don't Get Caught in the Rental Trap in 2019




Don't Get Caught in the Rental Trap in 2019 | Bridge Builders

Every year around this time, we take time to reflect and plan for next year. If you are renting your current home but have dreams of homeownership, your plan for the new year may include buying, and you wouldn’t be alone!

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How to Simply Increase Your Family Wealth by Paying for Housing




How to Simply Increase Your Family Wealth by Paying for Housing | Bridge Builders

Everyone should realize that unless you are living somewhere rent-free, you are paying a mortgage – either yours or your landlord’s. Buying your own home provides you with a form of ‘forced savings’ that allows you to use your monthly housing costs to increase your family’s wealth.

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What If I Wait A Year to Buy a Home?




What If I Wait Until 2019 To Buy A Home? | Bridge Builders

National home prices have increased by 5.4% since this time last year. Over that same time period, interest rates have remained near historic lows which has allowed many buyers to enter the market and lock in low rates.

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