The Best Time To Sell Your House Is When Others Aren’t Selling
If you’re thinking about selling your house, you should know the number of homes for sale right now is low. That’s because, this season, there are fewer sellers listing their houses for sale than the norm. Looking back at every April since 2017, the only year when fewer sellers listed [...]
Why You May Want an Energy-Efficient Home [INFOGRAPHIC]
Some Highlights Since inflation is increasing the cost of goods and services, it may make sense to look for an energy-efficient home. Energy prices have increased over the last year, so look for energy-efficient features in your home search. If you’re looking to buy a home this year, let’s connect so you have a partner [...]
The housing affordability index is showing signs of improvement…
There are three different elements that go into the housing affordability index... Don't forget to check out our latest market reports!
Here’s Why the Housing Market Isn’t Going To Crash [INFOGRAPHIC]
Some Highlights Today’s housing market is different than it was in 2008. Lending standards have tightened, foreclosures have declined, home inventory is much lower, and homeowners have far more equity. If you’re concerned about a crash, connect with a local real estate professional to discuss why this isn’t like last time. Don't forget to check [...]
Interest rates take the elevator when they are going up and the stairs when they are going down…
Understand what is happening with interest rates and how it affects if you should be buying or selling. Don't forget to check out our latest market reports!
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 [...]
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 [...]
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: [...]
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, [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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!