Why This Summer Is the 2020 Real Estate Season

By |2020-05-27T03:00:38-07:00May 27th, 2020|Categories: First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Interest Rates, Move-Up Buyers, Real Estate|

With stay-at-home orders starting to gradually lift throughout parts of the country, data indicates homebuyers are jumping back into the market. After many families put their plans on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic, what we once called the busy spring real estate season is shifting into the summer. In 2020, summer is the new [...]

Interest Rates Hover Near Historic All-Time Lows [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |2020-05-22T03:00:53-07:00May 22nd, 2020|Categories: First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Infographics, Interest Rates, Real Estate|

Some Highlights Mortgage interest rates have dropped considerably this spring and are hovering at a historically low level. Locking in at a low rate today could save you thousands of dollars over the lifetime of your home loan. Let’s connect to determine the best way to position yourself for a move in today’s market.

Experts Predict Economic Recovery Should Begin in the Second Half of the Year

By |2020-05-21T03:00:14-07:00May 21st, 2020|Categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Real Estate|

One of the biggest questions we all seem to be asking these days is: When are we going to start to see an economic recovery? As the country begins to slowly reopen, moving forward in strategic phases, business activity will help bring our nation back to life. Many economists indicate a recovery should begin to [...]

Housing Market Positioned to Bring Back the Economy

By |2020-05-19T03:00:11-07:00May 19th, 2020|Categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Real Estate|

All eyes are on the American economy. As it goes, so does the world economy. With states beginning to reopen, the question becomes: which sectors of the economy will drive its recovery? There seems to be a growing consensus that the housing market is positioned to be that driving force, the tailwind that is necessary. [...]

#1 Financial Benefit of Homeownership: Family Wealth

By |2020-05-18T03:00:30-07:00May 18th, 2020|Categories: First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Move-Up Buyers, Real Estate|

While growing up, we were taught by our parents and grandparents that owning a home is a financially savvy move. They explained how a mortgage is like a “forced savings plan.” When you pay rent, that money is lost forever. When you make a mortgage payment, much of that money accumulates as equity in the [...]

2020 Homeowner Wish List [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |2020-05-15T03:00:37-07:00May 15th, 2020|Categories: For Sellers, Infographics, Real Estate|

Some Highlights In a recent study by realtor.com, homeowners noted some of the main things they would change about their homes to make them more livable. Not surprisingly, more space, an updated kitchen, and a home gym rose to the top of the list. If you’re thinking of selling this year, having these items in [...]

A Surprising Shift to the ‘Burbs May Be on the Rise

By |2020-05-13T03:00:43-07:00May 13th, 2020|Categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, Real Estate|

While many people across the U.S. have traditionally enjoyed the perks of an urban lifestyle, some who live in more populated city limits today are beginning to rethink their current neighborhoods. Being in close proximity to everything from the grocery store to local entertainment is definitely a perk, especially if you can also walk to [...]