• Some Homebuyers Turn To 'Rent-To-Own' As A Way To Enter Housing Market

    5 monthes ago - By NPR

    The cost of buying a house is getting more expensive as mortgage rates continue to inch up and many markets see increases in value. Some prospective buyers are turning to 'rent-to-own' as one way to enter the market despite the risks.
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  • Buyers will face a tougher housing market in 2019

    5 monthes ago - By ETF Daily News

    From Alex Veiga :
    Americans' path to homeownership is likely to get more expensive this year, even as a severe shortage of homes for sale shows signs of easing.
    Mortgage rates, which climbed through much of last year, will continue to rise in 2019, driving up homebuyers' borrowing costs and shutting others out of the market entirely. The projected result: a cooling housing market and falling home sales nationally.
    “On the whole, it's going to be more expensive for buyers next year, despite the fact that they'll have more options,” said Danielle Hale, chief economist at Realtor.com.
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