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The Big Question: Should You Renovate or Move?

By |2021-10-13T03:00:36-07:00October 13th, 2021|Categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, Interest Rates, Move-Up Buyers, Pricing, Real Estate|

The last 18 months changed what many buyers are looking for in a home. Recently, the American Institute of Architects released their AIA Home Design Trends Survey results for Q3 2021. The survey reveals the following: 70% of respondents want more outdoor living space 69% of respondents want a home office (48% wanted multiple offices) [...]

What Do Supply and Demand Tell Us About Today’s Housing Market?

By |2021-10-06T03:00:53-07:00October 6th, 2021|Categories: First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Housing Market Updates, Move-Up Buyers, Pricing, Real Estate|

There’s a well-known economic theory – the law of supply and demand – that explains what’s happening with prices in the current real estate market. Put simply, when demand for an item is high, prices rise. When the supply of the item increases, prices fall. Of course, when demand is very high and supply is [...]

As Home Equity Rises, So Does Your Wealth

By |2021-09-30T03:00:18-07:00September 30th, 2021|Categories: First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Move-Up Buyers, Pricing, Real Estate|

Homeownership is still a crucial part of the American dream. For those people who own a home (and those looking to buy one), it’s clear that being a homeowner has considerable benefits both emotionally and financially. In addition to long-term stability, buying a home is one of the best ways to increase your net worth. [...]

It’s Still a Sellers’ Market [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |2021-09-24T03:00:09-07:00September 24th, 2021|Categories: For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Infographics, Move-Up Buyers, Pricing, Real Estate|

Some Highlights Due to low supply and high demand, today is one of the strongest sellers’ markets we’ve seen. Sellers can benefit from more offers to pick from, higher home values, and a faster sales process. That might be why 73% of people believe it’s a good time to sell. Sellers, don’t miss out on [...]

Two Reasons Why Waiting a Year To Buy Could Cost You

By |2021-09-23T03:00:03-07:00September 23rd, 2021|Categories: Buying Myths, First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Interest Rates, Move-Up Buyers, Pricing, Real Estate|

If you’re a renter with a desire to become a homeowner, or a homeowner who’s decided your current house no longer fits your needs, you may be hoping that waiting a year might mean better market conditions to purchase a home. To determine if you should buy now or wait, you need to ask yourself [...]

Fact or Fiction: Homebuyer Edition [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |2021-09-10T03:00:46-07:00September 10th, 2021|Categories: Buying Myths, First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Infographics, Interest Rates, Move-Up Buyers, Pricing, Real Estate|

Some Highlights When it comes to the current housing market, there are multiple misconceptions – from what the current supply of available homes looks like to how much houses are selling for. It takes professionals who study expert opinions and data to truly understand the real estate market and separate fact from fiction. Trust the [...]

Home Price Appreciation Is Skyrocketing in 2021. What About 2022?

By |2021-09-09T03:00:03-07:00September 9th, 2021|Categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Pricing, Real Estate|

One of the major story lines over the last year is how well the residential real estate market performed. One key metric in the spotlight is home price appreciation. According to the latest indices, home prices are skyrocketing this year. Here are the latest percentages showing the year-over-year increase in home price appreciation: The House [...]

Understand Your Options To Avoid Foreclosure

By |2021-09-08T03:00:01-07:00September 8th, 2021|Categories: Distressed Properties, For Sellers, Foreclosures, Housing Market Updates, Pricing, Real Estate, Short Sales|

Even though experts agree there’s no chance of a large-scale foreclosure crisis, there are a number of homeowners who may be coming face-to-face with foreclosure as a possibility. And while the overall percentage of homeowners at risk is decreasing with time (see graph below), that’s little comfort to those individuals who are facing challenges today.If [...]

Your Agent Is Key When Pricing Your House [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |2021-09-03T03:00:39-07:00September 3rd, 2021|Categories: For Sellers, FSBO's, Infographics, Pricing, Real Estate|

Some Highlights Pricing your house right takes market experience and expertise. To find the best list price, your agent balances current market demand, values of homes in your neighborhood, where prices are headed, and your home’s condition. If you’re ready to sell, don’t guess on the price. Let’s connect today so we price your house [...]

5 Reasons Today’s Housing Market Is Anything but Normal

By |2021-09-02T03:00:08-07:00September 2nd, 2021|Categories: For Buyers, For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Interest Rates, Pricing, Real Estate|

There are many headlines out there that claim we’re reverting to a more normal real estate market. That would indicate the housing market is returning to the pre-pandemic numbers we saw from 2015-2019. But that’s not happening. The market is still extremely vibrant as demand is still strong even while housing supply is slowly returning. [...]