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This has to be one of the stupidest tax breaks ever. The depreciation tax deduction lets landlords (but not homeowners) deduct about 3% of what they paid for their houses from their rental income each year, essentially treating homes like cars, which famously start to lose value the moment they...
Does this recent tweet below from the National Association of Realtors seem at all believable to you? Do real estate agents really sell homes for 30% more than "For Sale By Owners"?
Thinking of selling your home and wondering what it’s worth? Be careful about falling in love with home value estimates you see online. Some are WAY too high or low.
House Price Index - USA and Australia
Australian home prices are up sharply since 2000 but it looks like the tide is turning. Here are 5 reasons why Australia home prices will likely fall over the next several years.
Just because the Fed rate went up 0.25% in June does NOT mean the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage rate will go up 0.25%. The Federal Reserve increased the federal funds rate (Fed rate) last month and currently many expect they’ll increase the rate another 0.5% by the end of the year. I...