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Jul30, 2021

Waiting To Buy a Home Could Cost You [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |July 30, 2021|Categories: Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Infographic, Real Estate Articles|Comments Off on Waiting To Buy a Home Could Cost You [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights If you’re thinking of buying a home but wondering if waiting a few years will save you in the long run, think again. The longer the wait, the more you’ll pay, especially when mortgage rates and home prices rise. Even the slightest change in the mortgage rate can have [...]

Jul28, 2021

4 Reasons Why the End of Forbearance Will Not Lead to a Wave of Foreclosures

By |July 28, 2021|Categories: Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Real Estate Articles, Sellers|Comments Off on 4 Reasons Why the End of Forbearance Will Not Lead to a Wave of Foreclosures

With forbearance plans about to come to an end, many are concerned the housing market will experience a wave of foreclosures like what happened after the housing bubble 15 years ago. Here are four reasons why that won’t happen. 1. There are fewer homeowners in [...]

Jul26, 2021

3 Hot Topics in the Housing Market Right Now

By |July 26, 2021|Categories: Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Real Estate Articles, Sellers, Topic|Comments Off on 3 Hot Topics in the Housing Market Right Now

If you’re a prospective buyer or seller, it’s important to understand the current real estate market conditions and how they affect you. The Counselors of Real Estate (CRE) just released its Top Ten Issues Affecting Real Estate report. Here are three hot topics from the list and how they impact [...]

Jul23, 2021

Pop Quiz: Can You Define These Key Terms in Today’s Housing Market? [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |July 23, 2021|Categories: 55+, Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Infographic, Sellers, Topic|Comments Off on Pop Quiz: Can You Define These Key Terms in Today’s Housing Market? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights The language of buying and selling a home may sound scary at first, but knowing how key terms relate to today’s market can help you. For example, current low mortgage rates and higher wages positively impact affordability for buyers, while home price appreciation continues to grow home equity, [...]

Jul22, 2021

Today’s Real Estate Market Explained Through 4 Key Trends

By |July 22, 2021|Categories: Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Real Estate Articles, Sellers|Comments Off on Today’s Real Estate Market Explained Through 4 Key Trends

As we move into the second half of the year, one thing is clear: the current real estate market is one for the record books. The exact mix of conditions we have today creates opportunities for both buyers and sellers. Here’s a look at four [...]

Jul20, 2021

3 Charts That Show This Isn’t a Housing Bubble

By |July 20, 2021|Categories: Buyers, Real Estate Articles, Sellers, Topic|Comments Off on 3 Charts That Show This Isn’t a Housing Bubble

With home prices continuing to deliver double-digit increases, some are concerned we’re in a housing bubble like the one in 2006. However, a closer look at the market data indicates this is nothing like 2006 for three major reasons. 1. The housing market isn’t driven [...]

Jul19, 2021

What You Should Do Before Interest Rates Rise

By |July 19, 2021|Categories: Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Real Estate Articles, Sellers|Comments Off on What You Should Do Before Interest Rates Rise

In today’s real estate market, mortgage interest rates are near record lows. If you’ve been in your current home for several years and haven’t refinanced lately, there’s a good chance you have a mortgage with an interest rate higher than today’s average. Here are some options you [...]

Jul16, 2021

Experts Agree: Options Are Improving for Buyers [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |July 16, 2021|Categories: Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Infographic, Real Estate Articles|Comments Off on Experts Agree: Options Are Improving for Buyers [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights Buyers hoping for more homes to choose from may be in luck as housing inventory begins to rise. Many experts agree – new sellers listing their homes is great news for buyers and the overall market. Although the supply increases are modest, more homes means more options for [...]

Jul15, 2021

Diving Deep into Today’s Biggest Buyer Concerns

By |July 15, 2021|Categories: Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Real Estate Articles|Comments Off on Diving Deep into Today’s Biggest Buyer Concerns

Last week, Fannie Mae released their Home Purchase Sentiment Index (HPSI). Though the survey showed 77% of respondents believe it’s a “good time to sell,” it also confirms what many are sensing: an increasing number of Americans believe it’s a “bad time to buy” a home. The percentage of [...]

Jul14, 2021

Housing Supply Is Rising. What Does That Mean for You?

By |July 14, 2021|Categories: Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Real Estate Articles, Sellers|Comments Off on Housing Supply Is Rising. What Does That Mean for You?

An important factor in today’s market is the number of homes for sale. While inventory levels continue to sit near historic lows, there are indications we may have hit the lowest point we’ll see. Odeta Kushi, Deputy Chief Economist at First American, recently said of our supply challenges: “It looks [...]

Jul13, 2021

Why This Isn’t Your Typical Summer Housing Market

By |July 13, 2021|Categories: Buyers, Real Estate Articles, Sellers|Comments Off on Why This Isn’t Your Typical Summer Housing Market

In real estate, it’s normal to see ebbs and flows in the market. Typically, the summer months are slower-paced than the traditionally busy spring. But this isn’t a typical summer. As the economy rebounds and life is returning to normal, the real estate market is [...]

Jul07, 2021

The Truths Young Homebuyers Need To Hear

By |July 7, 2021|Categories: Buyers, First Time Home Buyers, Real Estate Articles|Comments Off on The Truths Young Homebuyers Need To Hear

For many young or first-time homebuyers, purchasing a home can feel intimidating. A recent survey shows some homebuyers ages 25 to 40 may be unsure about the homebuying process and what they can afford. It found: “1 in 4 underestimated their buying potential by $150k or more” [...]

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