Tips for a Successful Open House

2018-09-21T20:30:07+00:00 September 21st, 2018|For Sellers|

Photo Credit: Unsplash An open house is one of the best opportunities to sell your home. A properly run open house is more than just a walk-through; it also showcases your home. It is also an opportunity to get your house in front of as many potential buyers as possible. However, because of [...]

5 Reasons Millennials Choose to Buy a Home [INFOGRAPHIC]

2018-06-29T21:47:49+00:00 June 29th, 2018|First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Infographics|

Some Highlights: “The majority of millennials said they consider owning a home more sensible than renting for both financial and lifestyle reasons — including control of living space, flexibility in future decisions, privacy and security, and living in a nice home.” The top reason millennials choose to buy is to have control over their living [...]

Next Recession in 2020? What Will Be the Impact?

2018-06-28T21:36:11+00:00 June 28th, 2018|For Buyers, For Sellers, Pricing|

Economists and analysts know that the country has experienced economic growth for almost a decade. They also know that a recession can’t be too far off. A recent report by Zillow Research shed light on a survey conducted by Pulsenomics in which they asked economists, investment strategists and market analysts how they felt about the [...]

What’s the Median Home Value in Your State?

2018-06-27T21:27:07+00:00 June 27th, 2018|First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, For Sellers, Move-Up Buyers, Pricing|

If you’ve entered the real estate market as a buyer or a seller, you’ve inevitably heard the mantra “location, location, location” in reference to identical homes increasing or decreasing in value based on where they’re located. In today’s housing market where home prices are appreciating quickly, it’s important to know that not every home appreciates [...]

You DO NOT Need 20% Down to Buy Your Home NOW!

2018-06-25T20:54:54+00:00 June 25th, 2018|First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers|

The Aspiring Home Buyers Profile from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) found that the American public is still somewhat confused about what is required to qualify for a home mortgage loan in today’s housing market. The results of the survey show that the main reason why non-homeowners do not own their own homes is because they believe that [...]

Homes are More Affordable in 44 out of 50 States

2018-06-21T19:57:59+00:00 June 21st, 2018|First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Move-Up Buyers, Pricing|

With both home prices and mortgage rates increasing this year, many are concerned about a family’s ability to purchase a major part of the American Dream – its own home. However, if we compare housing affordability today to the average affordability prior to the housing boom and bust, we are in much better shape than [...]