Inventories Down & Prices Up, What’s A Homebuyer To Do?

Home prices are up 9% on a year-to-year basis, according to Realtor.com, and that’s certainly good news for owners. But with prices up and inventories thinning, it doesn’t appear to be good news for buyers, even as consumers flood the market looking for a new …

In hot housing, 6 ways to win a bidding war

The housing market is still in the early spring of recovery, but if you’re a buyer, you know it’s already hot out there. Very tight supply in markets across the nation is leading to bidding wars. Half the homes sold by real estate brokerage Redfin …