Homes are Selling Fast Across the Country
- The National Association of REALTORS® surveyed their members for their monthly Confidence Index.
- The REALTORS® Confidence Index is a key indicator of housing market strength based on a monthly survey sent to over 50,000 real estate practitioners. Practitioners are asked about their expectations for home sales, prices and market conditions.
- Homes sold in 60 days or less in 36 out of 50 states, and Washington D.C.
- Homes typically went under contract in 34 days in March!
Take advantage of the knowledge of your local REALTORS® professional network to determine how much you can afford.read more
Every homeowner wants to make sure they maximize their financial reward when selling their home. But how do you guarantee that you receive maximum value for your house? Here are two keys to ensure that you get the highest price possible.read more
It is important to pay attention to how prices are changing in your local market. The location of your home is not the only factor in determining how much it has appreciated over the course of the last year.read more
Many millennials who rent a home or apartment prior to buying their own homes. They dream of the day that they will be able to paint the walls whatever color they’d like. And, of course, renovate an outdated part of their living space.read more
Despite some claims that homeownership’s importance to the American Dream is in decline, the report found that the dream of homeownership remains strong.read more
There are some homeowners who are patiently waiting to get the price they hoped for when they originally listed their houses for sale.read more
Hiring a real estate professional to buy your dream home, or sell your current house, is one of the most ‘educated’ decisions you can make!read more
Your children have finally moved out and you and your spouse now live alone in a four-bedroom colonial (or a similar type of house). You have two choices to make:read more
According to Black Knight Financial Service’s Mortgage Monitor Report, 1.5 million Americans have purchased a home with down payments under than 10% over the last 12 months.read more
The results of countless studies have shown that potential home buyers. Even current homeowners, have an inflated view of what is really required to qualify for a mortgage in today’s market.read more
One of the main reasons why For Sale By Owners (FSBOs) don’t use a real estate agent is because they believe they will save the commission an agent charges for getting their house on the market and selling it.read more
When a homeowner decides to sell their house, they obviously want the best possible price for it with the least amount of hassles along the way. However, for the vast majority of sellers, the most important result is actually getting their homes sold.read more
Buyer demand is increasing as the inventory of homes available for sale remains low. If you are thinking about listing your home for sale this year, let’s meet up so I can help you take advantage of current market conditions!read more
Every three years, the Federal Reserve conducts their Survey of Consumer Finances in which they collect data across all economic and social groupsread more
The majority of states in the Midwest and South offer a lower cost of living compared to Northeast and Western states.read more
Millennials are not the ‘renter’ generation. Millennials purchased a larger percentage (34%) of homes in the U.S.read more
Spring is traditionally the busiest season for real estate. Buyers, experiencing cabin fever all winter, emerge like flowers through the snow in search of their dream home.read more
The outlook for 2017 remains positive as well, as an additional 600 thousand properties will regain equity if home prices rise another 5% this year.read more