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Housing Inventory Plummets in Most Affluent U.S. ZIP Codes

A recent Point2 study examined America’s fastest-selling and most expensive ZIP codes, showing that while inventory fell dramatically in some of the nation’s priciest markets, homes are selling faster than the year before, with some million-dollar estates selling in just one week.

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Trading Rent for a Mortgage Not a Better Deal for Everyone

Those who move from renting to the homeowning game are not necessarily getting the full return out of their mortgages. A new report from Point2 found that homebuyers who trade their rent for a mortgage of the exact same amount (complete with fees and taxes) do not necessarily get more bang for their buck.

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Education Is a Key Predictor of Future Homeownership

home prices and school quality

While the consistent and mounting pressure of student loan debt has been holding many back from purchasing a home, possessing a bachelor's degree is still largely seen as a stepping-stone to entering the housing market.  The number of adults that ...

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