Entries by Aram Karsian

A Seller’s Guide to Selling a Home

There are many reasons for selling your home. You might want to advance your career in a new location, move to a bigger place, downsize, retire, or go see the world. Whatever the reason, you want to get the best price with the least hassle. This article will give you tips on avoiding legal pitfalls […]

Information for Homebuyers

Buying a house is generally the biggest investment that the average person will make in his or her life. Following are some important things to consider when purchasing a home. SHOULD I BUY A HOME? In addition to providing you with a place to live, owning a home can provide you with a possible investment […]

New report shows urban ‘donut’ shifting

The long-standing urban-suburban divide in education, income, race and other characteristics is being turned on its head as college-educated Millennials crowd into U.S. cities, new research shows. Putting urban neighborhoods under a microscope, a University of Virginia researcher has concluded that the traditional urban “donut” pattern — a ring of thriving suburbs surrounding a decaying […]

Mortgage Rates Edge Higher This Week

According to Daily Real Estate News, Mortgage rates inched upward this week, with fixed-rate mortgages returning to averages at the start of the year, which follows several weeks of dips, Freddie Mac reports in its weekly mortgage market survey. Still, the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage continues to average below 4 percent, a threshold it has remained […]