FHA will keep lending during shutdown

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http://money.cnn.com/2013/09/30/real_estate/mortgage-shutdown/index.html   By Les Christie  @CNNMoney September 30, 2013: 4:18 PM ET NEW YORK (CNNMoney) Applications for all government-backed mortgages will continue to be processed during a government shutdown, according to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. HUD originally said on Friday that it would stop working on applications for loansguaranteed by the Federal Housing Administration… Read more »

Home is where the heart is: 8 apps for house hunters

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http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/news/network-wifi/3467670/home-is-where-the-heart-is-8-apps-for-house-hunters/   Home is where the heart is: 8 apps for house hunters They say the first three rules of real estate are ‘location, location, location.’ We’d like to add a fourth: preparation. By Damon Brown | Tech Hive US | 09 September 13 While apartment rents are skyrocketing, home prices are looking more and more reasonable–especially with interest rates at rock… Read more »

Number of Under Water Homeowners Down 42%!

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http://realtormag.realtor.org/daily-news/2013/09/16/number-underwater-homeowners-down-42   Number of Underwater Homeowners Down 42% DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2013 Home prices are rising, more underwater home owners are regaining equity, and home sales are on the rise, according to the Obama Housing Scorecard, released each month by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The August… Read more »

Beautiful Weather on the OBX!

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What a gorgeous weekend on the Outer Banks!    A cool front came through yesterday and the highs for today will be in the lower 70’s with plenty of sunshine.  This is the type of weather that we live for!

Hot Listing Alert in Duck – MLS#79996

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Very nice Four Seasons Rental home next to straight walkway to the beach for a walk to the beach without worrying about car traffic, great for kids.  Lots of covered decks wrap around the house as well as plenty of sun deck.  Protected by beautiful mature live oaks which provide quiet seclusion.  Easy walk into… Read more »