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Buy A West Knoxville Home Now 5 Reasons Why

Have you been thinking about buying a West Knoxville home but are unsure whether now is a good time to buy? Consider these 5 GREAT reasons to buy a West Knoxville home now: 1. Affordable home index of 83% — that means 83% of everyone working in West Knoxville can […]

Finding Your Knoxville Real Estate Deal Part 2

The other day I started a 3 part series of Post Finding Your Knoxville Real Estate Deal. This is Part 2 of this series and we will be covering on how to “Find Your Deal”. Once you have found your Realtor who you are comfortable with I would get a […]

Knoxville Real Estate Deal What’s Yours?

It seems like every buyer I work with today one of the first things they tell me is “I want to get a deal” or “I want to steal a home and get a really great price”….So I started turning the question around to them and asking them What do […]

Case-Shiller Posts 16th Straight Month Of Home Price Improvement

According to the Standard & Poors Case-Shiller Index, home values rose 5 percent in June versus the month prior, and 4 percent from a year earlier. It's the 16th consecutive month in which Case-Shiller reported an increase in home values and the third straight month of outstanding results.

Case-Shiller Shows Slowing Growth In Home Prices… Two Months Ago

Home values "crept forward" in July. But not that it matters -- the Case-Shiller Index is a better tool for economists than it is for homeowners. There's 3 reasons why.

Home Values Within 12.5 Percent Of April 2007 Peak, Nationwide

According the Federal Home Finance Agency's Home Price Index, home values are now just 12.5 percent off their April 2007 peak nationwide. This after a half-percent monthly increase in prices in May,on average.

Case-Shiller Shows Home Price Improvement In 95% Of Cities

Standard & Poors released its Case-Shiller Index Tuesday. On a seasonally-adjusted basis, between April and May 2010, home prices rose in 19 of Case-Shiller's 20 tracked markets. It's the second straight month of strong Case-Shiller findings.

The Year Is Half-Over. How Did The Housing Experts Fare On Their Predictions?

As 2009 was ending, the "experts" were busy making forecasts about the U.S. economy and what to expect in 2010. Were they right?

Case-Shiller Shows Home Price Improvement In 90% Of Cities

In reviewing the April Case-Shiller Index and its accompanying analysis, it appears that the housing market's rebound is gathering momentum.