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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 [...]

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.

Homeownership Rate Continues to Rise in 2020

By |2020-07-29T03:00:43-07:00July 29th, 2020|Categories: Demographics, First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Housing Market Updates, Interest Rates, Real Estate|

So far, it’s been quite a ride this year, and our nation has truly seen its fair share of hurdles. From COVID-19 to record unemployment and then the resulting recession, just to name a few, the second quarter of 2020 has had more than a few challenges. Amidst the many roadblocks, however, the U.S. homeownership [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]

Thinking of Selling Your House? Now May be the Right Time

By |2020-07-20T03:00:20-07:00July 20th, 2020|Categories: For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Move-Up Buyers, Real Estate|

Inventory is arguably the biggest challenge for buyers in today’s housing market. There are simply more buyers actively looking for homes to purchase than there are sellers selling them, so the scale is tipped in favor of the sellers. According to the latest Existing Home Sales Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), total [...]

Mortgage Rates Fall Below 3% [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |2020-07-17T03:00:32-07:00July 17th, 2020|Categories: First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Housing Market Updates, Infographics, Interest Rates, Move-Up Buyers, Real Estate|

Some Highlights Mortgage rates hit another all-time low, falling below 3% this week. If you’re ready to buy a home, now is a great time to truly get more for your money at this historic moment. Let’s connect today to determine your best next steps toward homeownership.

What Are Experts Saying about Home Prices?

By |2020-07-14T03:00:00-07:00July 14th, 2020|Categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Pricing, Real Estate|

Last week, a very well-respected real estate analytics firm surprised many with their home price projection for the next twelve months. CoreLogic, in their latest Home Price Index said: “The economic downturn that started in March 2020 is predicted to cause a 6.6% drop in the HPI by May 2021, which would be the first [...]