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How to Be a Savvy First

Ready to make the move from renter to homebuyer? Owning a home is a smart investment but the idea of buying your first home can seem as daunting as it does exciting. Not only will it probably be the biggest purchase of your life but navigating the process can feel complicated. Buying a home often…
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Benefits of Buying New

Get More for Your Money When you look around your home, is it everything you want it to be top to bottom? If you bought it brand new, it probably is. The idea of something new brings mixed emotions of excitement and some fear of the unknown but when it comes to a newly built…
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Mid-Year Market Summary

By Michael Droege Through the first half of 2017, the residential housing market across Southcentral Alaska has been stable. Mortgage rates remain at historic lows and homes are selling for about 98 percent of the final listing price. The most interesting phenomenon of the current housing market is the lack of inventory. Compared to recent…
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Caring for the Community

Anchorage Home Builders Association helps Alaskans in need By Chuck Spinelli [caption id="attachment_3934" align="alignright" width="324"] Married for more than 40 years, Chuck and Jackie Spinelli shortly after Jackie's cancer diagnosis.[/caption] How well do you know your neighbors? With everything going on in our busy lives it’s easy to get caught up in the day-to-day and…
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