A+ Reasons to Hire a Real Estate Pro [INFOGRAPHIC]

2019-09-08T14:03:32+00:00September 8th, 2019|First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, For Sellers, Infographics, Move-Up Buyers|

Some Highlights: Hiring a real estate professional to help you buy your dream home or sell your current house is one of the most powerful decisions you can make. A real estate professional has the experience to help you confidently navigate through the entire process. Make sure you work with someone who knows the current [...]

A Recession Does Not Equal a Housing Crisis [INFOGRAPHIC]

2019-09-01T13:52:20+00:00September 1st, 2019|First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, For Sellers, Infographics, Move-Up Buyers|

Some Highlights: There is plenty of talk in the media about a pending economic slowdown. The good news is, home values actually increased in 3 of the last 5 U.S. recessions, and decreased by less than 2% in the 4th. Many experts predict a potential recession is on the horizon. However, housing will not be [...]

Buying a Home: Do You Know the Lingo? [INFOGRAPHIC]

2019-08-18T13:06:04+00:00August 18th, 2019|First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, For Sellers, Infographics, Move-Up Buyers|

Some Highlights: Buying a home can be intimidating if you’re not familiar with the terms used throughout the process. To point you in the right direction, here’s a list of some of the most common language you’ll hear when buying a home. The best way to ensure your home-buying process is a positive one is [...]

Existing Home Sales Point Toward a Good Time to Sell [INFOGRAPHIC]

2019-08-04T12:42:07+00:00August 4th, 2019|First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, For Sellers, Infographics, Move-Up Buyers|

Some Highlights: Existing Home Sales dropped 1.7% from May to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.27 million in June. Low inventory levels are still a factor in the market. The current supply of homes for sale is at 4.4 months, which is less than the optimal 6-month supply. Median home prices were up 4.3% [...]

Home Prices Up 5.05% Across the Country [INFOGRAPHIC]

2019-07-28T12:25:28+00:00July 28th, 2019|First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, For Sellers, Infographics, Move-Up Buyers, Pricing|

Some Highlights: The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) recently released their latest Quarterly Home Price Index report. In the report, home prices are compared both regionally and by state. Based on the latest numbers, if you plan on relocating to another state, waiting to move may end up costing you more!

The Cost of Waiting: Interest Rates Edition [INFOGRAPHIC]

2019-07-21T12:09:37+00:00July 21st, 2019|First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, For Sellers, Infographics, Move-Up Buyers|

Some Highlights: Interest rates are projected to increase steadily heading into 2020. The higher your interest rate, the more money you will end up paying for your home and the higher your monthly payment will be. Rates are still low right now – don’t wait until they hit 5% to start searching for your dream [...]

Is Your First Home Now Within Your Grasp? [INFOGRAPHIC]

2019-07-14T11:47:09+00:00July 14th, 2019|First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, For Sellers, Infographics, Move-Up Buyers|

Some Highlights: According to the US Census Bureau, “millennials” are defined as 18-36-year-olds. According to NAR’s latest Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers, the median age of all first-time home buyers is 32. More and more “old millennials” (25-36) are realizing that homeownership is within their grasp now!