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TAX REFORM BY STATE

See data on your state on tax deductions, capital gains exemptions, and the impact on housing prices from the 2017 tax reform framework.

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LATEST NEWS

Don’t Panic Over Stock Market Mayhem

The housing market likely won’t be deeply affected by the sharp decline in stocks in recent days because underlying economic fundamentals remain strong.

Major Provisions of the New Tax Reform Law Affecting Homeowners

The following is an overview of provisions of the new tax reform law affecting current and prospective homeowners. Home Ownership Matters will be providing ongoing updates and guidance on this topic in the coming weeks.

How The New Law Will Affect First-Time Homebuyers

To illustrate how the new law might affect a first-time homebuyer, consider the example of Barbara Buyer.

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Video: What Every Seller Needs to Know About the Value of Home Staging

Watch this video to learn what every seller needs to know about the value of home staging.

Video: Got Student Debt?

Nowadays it’s common place for students to graduate with over $40,000 in debt.  Often times it’s that added debt that keeps young adults from qualifying for a competitive home loan.

Video: Think Student Debt’s Not YOUR Problem? Think Again…

While most never plan to default on their student loans, life sometimes happens. Of well over 40 million borrowers, over 10 million are in default, forbearance, deferment, or grace periods.

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