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    The Dramatic Impact of Homeownership on Net Worth

    By Cano Real Estate | January 15, 2024

    If you’re trying to decide whether to rent or buy a home this year, here’s a powerful insight that could give you the clarity and confidence you need to make your decision. Every three years, the Federal Reserve releases the Survey of Consumer Finances (SCF), which compares net worth for homeowners and renters. The latest report shows the average homeowner’s net worth... Read More

    Unpacking the Long-Term Benefits of Homeownership

    By Cano Real Estate | October 5, 2023

    If you’re wondering if it still makes sense to buy a home today, it's important to focus on the long-term advantages that come with homeownership. Read More

    Reasons To Consider Condos in Your Home Search

    By Cano Real Estate | March 22, 2023

    Are you having trouble finding a home that fits your needs and your budget? If so, you should know there’s an option worth considering – condominiums. Read More

    Is It Really Better To Rent Than To Own a Home Right Now?

    By Cano Real Estate | March 6, 2023

    Is It Really Better To Rent Than To Own a Home Right Now? Before you renew your rental agreement, think about the opportunity to build wealth hat homeownership provides. Read More

    One Major Benefit of Investing in a Home

    By Cano Real Estate | March 1, 2023

    One of the many reasons to buy a home is that it’s a major way to build wealth and gain financial stability. According to Freddie Mac: “Building equity through your monthly principal payments and appreciation is a critical part of homeownership that can help you create financial stability.” With spring approaching, now’s a great time to consider if buying... Read More

    Tips To Reach Your Homebuying Goals in 2023 [INFOGRAPHIC]

    By Cano Real Estate | January 11, 2023

    If you’re planning to buy a home in 2023, here are a few things to focus on. Read More

    What Makes a House a Home?

    By Cano Real Estate | December 22, 2022

    Whether you’re planning to purchase your first home or you’re ready to buy a different home to meet your needs, consider the emotional benefits that can turn a house into a happy home. Read More

    More People Are Finding the Benefits of Multigenerational Households Today

    By Cano Real Estate | November 17, 2022

    There are several reasons people choose to live in a multigenerational household, and for many, the arrangement is a personal one. But according to the Pew Research Center, the top reason people choose to live together today is financial. Read More

    The True Strength of Homeowners Today

    By Cano Real Estate | September 26, 2022

    The True Strength of Homeowners Today - Homeowners today have more financial strength than they have had since 1983. This is a combination of how homeowners have handled equity since the crash and rising home prices of the last two years. Read More

    Planning To Retire? Your Equity Can Help You Reach Your Goal.

    By Cano Real Estate | August 26, 2022

    You can use your equity to help you achieve your homeownership goals. Whether you want to downsize, move closer to loved ones, or buy a home in a dream destination, your equity can help get you there. It may be some (if not all) of what you’d need as your down payment on a home that better fits your changing needs. Read More

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