3 Ways You Can Use Your Home Equity

By |2022-11-29T04:00:54-07:00November 29th, 2022|Categories: For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Move-Up Buyers, Real Estate|

If you’re a homeowner, odds are your equity has grown significantly over the last few years as home prices skyrocketed and you made your monthly mortgage payments. Home equity builds over time and can help you achieve certain goals. According to the latest Equity Insights Report from CoreLogic, the average borrower with a home loan has almost $300,000 in equity [...]

Your House Could Be the #1 Item on a Homebuyer’s Wish List During the Holidays

By |2022-11-28T04:00:23-07:00November 28th, 2022|Categories: For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Millennials, Real Estate|

Each year, homeowners planning to make a move are faced with a decision: sell their house during the holidays or wait. And others who have already listed their homes may think about removing their listings and waiting until the new year to go back on the market. The truth is many buyers want to purchase [...]

Home Sweet Home: The Emotional Benefits of Homeownership [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |2022-11-25T04:00:39-07:00November 25th, 2022|Categories: First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Infographics, Move-Up Buyers, Real Estate|

Some Highlights While there are many financial perks to owning a home, there are also powerful non-financial benefits to consider if you’re thinking about making a move. Homeownership allows you to express yourself, gives you greater privacy and comfort, enhances your connection to your community and loved ones, and is an achievement to feel proud [...]

What Buyers Need To Know About the Inventory of Homes Available for Sale

By |2022-11-23T04:00:17-07:00November 23rd, 2022|Categories: First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Housing Market Updates, Move-Up Buyers, Real Estate|

If you’re thinking about buying a home, you’re likely trying to juggle your needs, current mortgage rates, home prices, your schedule, and more to try to decide if you want to jump into the market. If this sounds like you, here’s one key factor that could help you with your decision: there are more homes for [...]

What Homeowners Want To Know About Selling in Today’s Market

By |2022-11-22T04:00:21-07:00November 22nd, 2022|Categories: For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Move-Up Buyers, Real Estate, Selling Myths|

If you’re thinking about selling your house, you’re likely hearing about the cooling housing market and wondering what that means for you. While it’s not the peak intensity we saw during the pandemic, we’re still in a sellers’ market. That means you haven’t missed your window. Realtor.com explains: “. . . while prospective home sellers [...]

Mortgage Rates Will Come Down, It’s Just a Matter of Time

By |2022-11-21T04:00:00-07:00November 21st, 2022|Categories: Buying Myths, First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Housing Market Updates, Interest Rates, Move-Up Buyers, Real Estate|

This past year, rising mortgage rates have slowed the red-hot housing market. Over the past nine months, we’ve seen fewer homes sold than the previous month as home price growth has slowed. All of this is due to the fact that the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate has doubled this year, severely limiting homebuying power [...]

Should You Update Your House Before You Sell? Ask a Real Estate Professional. [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |2022-11-18T04:00:34-07:00November 18th, 2022|Categories: For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Infographics, Real Estate, Selling Myths|

Some Highlights You may be wondering what needs to be renovated before you sell your house. In today’s shifting market, making your house appealing is more important than ever. That’s why it’s essential to lean on a real estate professional who has in-depth knowledge of today’s housing market. They know what buyers are looking for [...]

More People Are Finding the Benefits of Multigenerational Households Today

By |2022-11-17T04:00:24-07:00November 17th, 2022|Categories: Baby Boomers, Demographics, For Buyers, Gen Z, Generation X, Millennials, Real Estate|

If you’re thinking of buying a home and living with siblings, parents, or grandparents, then multigenerational living may be for you. The Pew Research Center defines a multigenerational household as a home with two or more adult generations. And the number of individuals choosing multigenerational living has increased over the past 50 years. As you [...]

Why It May Be Time To Add Newly Built Homes to Your Search

By |2022-11-15T04:00:54-07:00November 15th, 2022|Categories: First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Move-Up Buyers, New Construction, Real Estate|

If you put a pause on your home search because you weren’t sure where you’d go once you sold your house, it might be a good time to get back into the market. If you’re willing to work with a trusted agent to consider a newly built home, you may have even more options and [...]