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Should you buy a home now or wait to see if prices are going down?

I’ve had several buyers tell me they are concerned about our market and the potential declining value of homes.  We have had some job losses and are seeing longer market times, however housing prices have only slightly dipped in Anchorage. Even if they … Continue reading

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Minimum Credit Scores for different loan programs

I just received an update from Christy Hudson at Premier Mortgage sharing some recent changes in the minimum credit score for different loan programs. Recently there have been some changes to minimum credit scores on specific programs. Below is a … Continue reading

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This Month In Real Estate: August 2012

August 2012   Market Update The national housing market continues to recover, indicated by a balanced supply of inventory and increasing home prices across the country. NAR President Moe Veissi states, “The very favorable market conditions are helping to unleash … Continue reading

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April 2012: This Month in Real Estate

April 2012  Market Update   Now three months into 2012, both the housing market and the overall economy are improving at modest rates. These improvements have inspired confidence in consumers, demonstrated by a 9.2% increase in pending home sales in … Continue reading

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Valesa’s Weekly Wednesday Wisdom video

Hello.  I want to introduce you to a new feature I’m offering to my clients called Weekly Wednesday Wisdom.  My goal with these videos is to provide a short update on the local real estate market, handy hints, tips, ideas, … Continue reading

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