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Jan27, 2023

Homeownership Builds Your Wealth over Time [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |January 27, 2023|Categories: 55+, Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Sellers|Tags: , |Comments Off on Homeownership Builds Your Wealth over Time [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights If you’re thinking of buying a home this year, be sure to factor in the long-term benefits of homeownership. On average, nationwide, home prices appreciated by 288.7% over the last 32 years. That means homeowners grow their net worth significantly in the long term. Homeownership wins over time. Let’s connect so you can [...]

Jan16, 2023

What Past Recessions Tell Us About the Housing Market

By |January 16, 2023|Categories: 55+, Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Sellers, Topic|Tags: , |Comments Off on What Past Recessions Tell Us About the Housing Market

It doesn’t matter if you’re someone who closely follows the economy or not, chances are you’ve heard whispers of an upcoming recession. Economic conditions are determined by a broad range of factors, so rather than explaining them each in depth, let’s lean on the experts [...]

Jan12, 2023

January 2023 Real Estate Market Reports

By |January 12, 2023|Categories: 55+, Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Market Reports, Sellers, Videos|Tags: , |Comments Off on January 2023 Real Estate Market Reports

My January 2023 Real Estate Market Reports are now available. In them, you will find that interest rates have come down nicely, and sellers are more reasonable. Also, there are not a lot of buyers out there this time of the year. Hunterdon County Edition: [...]

Jan09, 2023

What Experts Are Saying About the 2023 Housing Market

By |January 9, 2023|Categories: 55+, Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Sellers, Topic|Tags: , |Comments Off on What Experts Are Saying About the 2023 Housing Market

If you’re thinking about buying or selling a home soon, you probably want to know what you can expect from the housing market this year. In 2022, the market underwent a major shift as economic uncertainty and higher mortgage rates reduced buyer demand, slowed the pace of home sales, [...]

Nov30, 2022

Why There Won’t e Ba Flood of Foreclosures Coming to the Housing Market

By |November 30, 2022|Categories: 55+, Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Real Estate Articles, Sellers, Topic|Tags: , |Comments Off on Why There Won’t e Ba Flood of Foreclosures Coming to the Housing Market

With the rapid shift that’s happened in the housing market this year, some people are raising concerns that we’re destined for a repeat of the crash we saw in 2008. But in truth, there are many key differences between what’s happening today and the bubble in the [...]

Nov28, 2022

Your House Could Be the #1 Item on a Homebuyer’s Wish List During the Holidays

By |November 28, 2022|Categories: 55+, Sellers|Tags: , |Comments Off on Your House Could Be the #1 Item on a Homebuyer’s Wish List During the Holidays

Each year, homeowners planning to make a move are faced with a decision: sell their house during the holidays or wait. And others who have already listed their homes may think about removing their listings and waiting until the new year to go back on the market. The truth [...]

Nov23, 2022

Podcast: Joe Peters is interviewed by Fred Saide of MoneyMattersUSA

By |November 23, 2022|Categories: 55+, Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Market Reports, Podcasts, Sellers|Tags: , |Comments Off on Podcast: Joe Peters is interviewed by Fred Saide of MoneyMattersUSA

Listen in as I am being interviewed by Fred Saide of MoneyMattersUSA You can listen to my other podcasts here: Don't forget to check out our latest market reports!    

Nov21, 2022

Mortgage Rates Will Come Down, It’s Just a Matter of Time

By |November 21, 2022|Categories: 55+, Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Sellers, Topic|Tags: , |Comments Off on Mortgage Rates Will Come Down, It’s Just a Matter of Time

This past year, rising mortgage rates have slowed the red-hot housing market. Over the past nine months, we’ve seen fewer homes sold than the previous month as home price growth has slowed. All of this is due to the fact that the average 30-year fixed mortgage [...]

Nov04, 2022

Homeownership Wins Over Time [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |November 4, 2022|Categories: 55+, Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Infographic, Sellers, Topic|Tags: , |Comments Off on Homeownership Wins Over Time [INFOGRAPHIC]

If you’re questioning whether or not to buy a home this year due to today’s cooling market, consider the long-term financial benefits of homeownership. As a homeowner, equity increases your wealth. On average, nationwide, home prices appreciated by 290.2% since 1991. Homeownership wins in the long run. If you’re ready to [...]

Sep02, 2022

Here’s Why It’s Still a Sellers’ Market [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |September 2, 2022|Categories: 55+, Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Infographic, Sellers|Tags: , |Comments Off on Here’s Why It’s Still a Sellers’ Market [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights While buyer demand has moderated and housing supply has grown in recent months, it’s still a sellers’ market because inventory is low. The latest data shows sellers continue to benefit from serious buyers and competitive offers. In July, the average home received 2.8 offers and 39% sold over the [...]

Sep01, 2022

What’s Actually Happening with Home Prices Today?

By |September 1, 2022|Categories: 55+, Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Sellers|Tags: , |Comments Off on What’s Actually Happening with Home Prices Today?

One of the biggest questions people are asking right now is: what’s happening with home prices? There are headlines about ongoing price appreciation, but at the same time, some sellers are reducing the price of their homes. That can feel confusing and makes it more difficult [...]

Aug29, 2022

A Trusted Real Estate Advisor Provides Expert Advice

By |August 29, 2022|Categories: 55+, Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Sellers, Topic|Tags: , |Comments Off on A Trusted Real Estate Advisor Provides Expert Advice

If you’re a homeowner or are planning to become one soon, you’re probably looking for clear information about today’s housing market. And if you’ve turned to the news or even just read headlines recently, you might feel like you’re left with more questions than answers. The best way [...]

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