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Bigger Pockets: Predictions for the 2014 Housing Market


With 2014 having finally come around, we’re poised at the start of what could be another healthy year for the housing market.

While many of us were naturally attuned to questions of a slowdown, or dangerous escalation in prices, it seems that the housing market has weathered its recovery with stability for the time being.

That being said, it remains to determine how the recovery will manifest through the next twelve months.


Apartment Guide: New Year, New Budget Guide for 2014

Apartment Guide has teamed up with LearnVest, an award-winning financial planning company, to share some useful budgeting tips on how to spend less and save more this year.


Houston Agent Magazine: 3 Possible Causes for Weaker Home Sales

Existing-home sales have been a bit weak the last couple of months; what are the reasons behind the decline?


Housing Wire: QM roll out brings no risk, no reward mortgage environment

The qualified mortgage definition that's linked to the  ability-to-repay rule doesn’t kill lending outside the QM definition, but it does create a no-risk, no-reward type of mortgage environment, says James Frischling, president of NewOak Capital.