April 2016

Found 2 blog entries for April 2016.

If you weren’t sure if this was the right time to list your home, you should be now. Yesterday we listed two homes. The requests for showings was incredible! We received an offer on one in under 12 hours! That’s our second home this month that has had an offer in less than 12 hours of listing.

Demand is high and inventory is low. That means you may be able to get top dollar for your home. This is based on the simple principle of the “Law of  Supply and Demand.”

According the BizJournal, residential home sales are up 6.9% over same time in 2015. Both average sales price and median sales price are up over 6% from 2015. The spring buying frenzy is in full affect. 


In addition, mortgage rates remain low, meaning greater savings for home buyers.

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If you’re at the beginning of your career, you might not be thinking too much about the end of it. But even younger workers should be aware of – and saving for – their eventual retirement. And since you’ve got many years until you do retire, you’ve got a lot of options to consider – one of which is whether an IRA may be appropriate for you and, if so, what type. 

Essentially, you can choose between a “traditional” IRA and a Roth IRA. (Other types of IRAs are available if you’re self-employed.) 

With a traditional IRA, you contribute “pretax” dollars, so your contributions are generally tax-deductible, depending on your income limits and whether you also have a 401(k) or other retirement plan at work. In 2016, you can contribute up to $5,500 to your

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