The salary you need to buy a home

The salary you need to buy a home. USA – Home prices across the United States have continued to rise, with 93% of metros showing sales-price gains, according to the latest quarterly report from the National Association of Realtors. Despite a strong economy, home buying affordability has decreased year-over-year due to a rise in mortgage …

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Turkish property sales surge

Turkish property sales surge. Property sales to foreigners in Turkey skyrocketed by 151.1 percent year-on-year in September 2018, reaching 5,615 units, the national statistical body announced Friday. The number of purchases by foreigners in the first nine months of this year has already surpassed the 12-month figures last year. Whether you want to sell your …

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Refinancing dries up

Refinancing dries up. USA, New York – Call-center employees who handle customer refinance requests are the most vulnerable as rates have started to climb, analysts said. With mortgage applications falling to their lowest since late-2014, the US home lending industry is facing a major overhaul in how it works and manages staffing levels. Call centre …

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Struggling to pay mortgages

Struggling to pay mortgages. Canada Vancouver – A shocking number of first-time home buyers are having trouble making their mortgage payments. The latest survey by Canada Mortgage and Housing shows one in four are worried about them. It finds that 80 per cent of more than 4,000 home buyers polled still believe property is a …

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