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The Latest Unemployment Report: Slow and Steady Improvement

By |2020-08-10T03:00:01-07:00August 10th, 2020|Categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Real Estate|

Last Friday, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released its latest Employment Situation Summary. Going into the release, the expert consensus was for 1.58 million jobs to be added in July, and for the unemployment rate to fall to 10.5%. When the official report came out, it revealed that 1.8 million jobs were added, and [...]

Why Homeowners Have Great Selling Power Today

By |2020-08-05T03:00:08-07:00August 5th, 2020|Categories: For Sellers, Move-Up Buyers, Pricing, Real Estate|

We’re sitting in an optimal moment in time for homeowners who are ready to sell their houses and make a move this year. Today’s homeowners are, on average, staying in their homes longer than they used to, and this is one factor driving increased homeowner equity. When equity grows, selling a house becomes increasingly desirable. [...]

Today’s Buyers Are Serious about Purchasing a Home

By |2020-08-04T03:00:36-07:00August 4th, 2020|Categories: For Sellers, Interest Rates, Millennials, Move-Up Buyers, Real Estate|

Today’s homebuyers are not just talking about their plans, they’re actively engaged in the buying process – and they’re serious about it. A recent report by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) indicates: “…. Of American adults considering a future home purchase in the second quarter of 2020, about half (49%) are not simply [...]

Experts Weigh-In on the Remarkable Strength of the Housing Market

By |2020-08-03T03:00:06-07:00August 3rd, 2020|Categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Real Estate|

America has faced its share of challenges in 2020. A once-in-a-lifetime pandemic, a financial crisis leaving millions still unemployed, and an upcoming presidential election that may prove to be one of the most contentious in our nation’s history all continue to test this country in unimaginable ways. Even with all of that uncertainty, the residential [...]

Where Is the Housing Market Headed for the Rest of 2020? [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |2020-07-31T03:00:25-07:00July 31st, 2020|Categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Infographics, Real Estate|

Some Highlights: The housing market is forecasted to finish the year with growing strength. Historically low mortgage rates are creating great potential for homebuyers, and home sales are on the rise. If you’re thinking of buying or selling a home this year, let’s connect to maximize your opportunity today.

Will We See a Surge of Homebuyers Moving to the Suburbs?

By |2020-07-30T03:00:28-07:00July 30th, 2020|Categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, Real Estate|

As remote work continues on for many businesses and Americans weigh the risks of being in densely populated areas, will more people start to move out of bigger cities? Spending extra time at home and dreaming of more indoor and outdoor space is certainly sparking some interest among homebuyers. Early data shows an initial trend [...]

Three of the Latest Reports Show Housing Market Is Strong

By |2020-07-27T03:00:58-07:00July 27th, 2020|Categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Real Estate|

The residential real estate market is remaining resilient as the country still struggles to beat the COVID-19 pandemic. Three separate reports recently revealed how the housing market is still showing growth. Here’s a look at each one. 1. Ivy Zelman’s Real Estate Broker Survey The survey explains that purchaser demand remains strong: “This month’s overall [...]

A Real Estate Pro Is More Helpful Now than Ever [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |2020-07-24T03:00:30-07:00July 24th, 2020|Categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, Infographics, Real Estate|

Some Highlights A recent study shared by NAR notes that both buyers and sellers think an agent is more helpful than ever during the current health crisis. Expertise and professionalism are highly valued and can save buyers and sellers time and effort along the way. If you’re thinking of buying or selling a home this [...]

Home Sales Hit a Record-Setting Rebound

By |2020-07-23T03:00:40-07:00July 23rd, 2020|Categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Real Estate|

With a worldwide health crisis that drove a pause in the economy this year, the housing market was greatly impacted. Many have been eagerly awaiting some bright signs of a recovery. Based on the latest Existing Home Sales Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), June hit a much-anticipated record-setting rebound to ignite that [...]

A Remarkable Recovery for the Housing Market

By |2020-07-21T03:00:35-07:00July 21st, 2020|Categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Real Estate|

For months now the vast majority of Americans have been asking the same question: When will the economy turn around? Many experts have been saying the housing market will lead the way to a recovery, and today we’re seeing signs of that coming to light. With record-low mortgage rates driving high demand from potential buyers, [...]