Real Estate Rundown | May 2019

May 06, 2019

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As a part of the moving industry, we’re sure you’ve noticed that this year’s real estate market differs from the last few. With houses averaging a longer time on the market, increased seller competition, and more options for buyers, don’t expect 2019 to mimic previous years. See what the experts are saying about recent trends and future projections.

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Real Estate Trends and Housing Market Forecast 2019: What to Expect from Housing and Real Estate During 2019?

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Current State of the Housing Market - April 2019 Real Estate Market

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Is Spring Going to Be a Goldilocks Housing Season for Everybody?

There’s been a noticeable change in the market in 2019. Could this spring be a rare moment when the market works well for both sellers and buyers but favors neither?

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