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 [...]

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 [...]

3 Issues Facing Today’s Real Estate Market

2018-06-20T19:26:59+00:00 June 20th, 2018|First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, For Sellers|

Last week, the National Association of Real Estate Editors (NAREE) held their 52nd Annual Journalism Conference in Las Vegas, NV. Among the many highly anticipated sessions was one called “Top Ten Issues Affecting Real Estate™,” given by Joseph Nahas, Jr., Chair of the Counselors of Real Estate & Senior Vice President of Equus Capital Partners.  [...]

Top 5 Reasons You Shouldn’t FSBO

2018-06-19T19:12:57+00:00 June 19th, 2018|For Sellers, Move-Up Buyers|

In today’s market, with home prices rising and a lack of inventory, some homeowners may consider trying to sell their home on their own, known in the industry as a For Sale by Owner (FSBO). There are several reasons why this might not be a good idea for the vast majority of sellers. Here are the top [...]

Parents Say Kids’ Opinions Matter Big When Buying a Home

2018-06-13T18:03:09+00:00 June 13th, 2018|First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, For Sellers, Move-Up Buyers|

A recent survey conducted by Harris Poll and released by SunTrust Mortgage found that “55% of homeowners with a child under the age of 18 at the time when they purchased their home said that the opinion of their offspring played a major role in their home buying decision.” When the results were broken down [...]