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!
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
Selling your home is a matter of competition in today’s real estate. You’re competing with other like minded sellers all fighting for the right offer at the right from an eager buyer.read more
Do Your Future Plans Include a Move? What’s Stopping You from Selling Now? Are you an empty-nester? Do you want to retire where you are, or does a vacationread more
California Prop 60 and Prop 90 Property Tax Transfer Ratesread more
Home Buyer Demand Continues To Outpace Homes For Sale. The price of any item is determined by the supply of that item, as well as the market demand.read more
Inventory Drops Again, Sales Slow. Inventory of existing homes for sale dropped to a 4.3-month supply, marking the 25th month in a row of declines.read more
Americans who have money to set aside for the next 10 years would rather invest in real estate than any other type of investment.read more
11 Tips Sellers Need When The For Sale Sign Goes Up 11 Tips Sellers Need When The For Sale Sign Goes Up. The sellers have decluttered, painted, made repairs and spiffed up the landscaping. The curb appeal is at its best. After the long process of getting...read more
3 Tips to Succeed in Today's Real Estate Market Here are 3 Tips to Succeed in Today's Real Estate Market. In today’s highly competitive real estate market, where inventory levels are not keeping up with the constant stream of buyer demand, there are steps...read more