Robert Freedman is a senior editor and videographer for REALTOR® Magazine, covering economic conditions, public policy, and law. He can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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With the election of Sen. Barack Obama (D-Ill.) as president of the United States and gains by Democrats in U.S. House and Senate races, one big question is likely to be on many real estate practitioners’ minds: How will the housing industry’s top legislative goals be affected?
When you combine the $7,500 home ownership tax credit that the federal government created earlier this year with today’s low interest rates, wide selection of for-sale inventory, and affordable home prices, many of the pieces are in place for your customers to buy now. But tax credits can be confusing. To help your clients understand how the credit works and why it would help them, you must learn the details.
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