Five Reasons Homebuyers Need to Close on a Home By the End of the Year

What homebuyers need to know about mortgage rates, changing lending rules and tax deductions

Dec 11, 2013, 17:44 ET from

CHICAGO, Dec. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Homebuyers who are debating on making an offer on a new home, should stop deliberating and submit their bid prior to January 1, 2014. Between 2013 tax benefits, and avoiding mortgage rate roulette and changing lending rules, closing before the end of the year can offer significant financial benefits. Top mortgage and real estate experts share five ways homebuyers will benefit by buying a home by December 31, 2013.


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