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Buyers Are Searching For Your House The most recent Pending Homes Sales Index from the National Association of Realtors revealed a slight bump in contracts with an increase of 1.6% in December. This news comes as existing home sales are also forecasted to be on pace for 5.54 million in 2017, a 1.7% increase over […]

Existing Home Sales Surge Forward Through Fall [INFOGRAPHIC]

Existing Home Sales Surge Forward Through Fall [INFOGRAPHIC] Existing Home Sales Surge Forward Through Fall [INFOGRAPHIC] Some Highlights: The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released their latest Existing Home Sales Report. First-time homebuyers made up 33% of all sales in October. Homes are selling quickly with 43% of homes on the market for less […]

Existing Home Sales Surge Forward Through Fall [INFOGRAPHIC]

Existing Home Sales Surge Forward Through Fall [INFOGRAPHIC] Existing Home Sales Surge Forward Through Fall [INFOGRAPHIC] Some Highlights: The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released their latest Existing Home Sales Report. First-time homebuyers made up 33% of all sales in October. Homes are selling quickly with 43% of homes on the market for less […]

The Past, Present & Future of Home Prices

CoreLogic released their most current Home Price Index last week. In the report, they revealed home appreciation in three categories: percentage appreciation over the last year, over the last month and projected over the next twelve months. Here are state maps for each category:  The Past – home appreciation over the last 12 months The Present – home appreciation over the last […]

Strong Buyer Demand Continues to Outpace Inventory of Homes for Sale

The price of any item is determined by the supply of that item, as well as the market demand. The National Association of REALTORS (NAR) surveys “over 50,000 real estate practitioners about their expectations for home sales, prices and market conditions” for their monthly REALTORS Confidence Index. Their latest edition sheds some light on the […]

76% Of US Homeowners Now Have at Least 20% Equity in Their Homes!

76% Of US Homeowners Now Have at Least 20% Equity in Their Homes! CoreLogic’s latest Equity Report revealed that 91.1% of all mortgaged properties are now in a positive equity situation, while 75.9% now have significant equity (defined as more than 20%)! The report also revealed that 548,000 households regained equity in the second quarter of 2016 and […]

Thinking of Selling Your House? Pick the Right Agent!

Thinking of Selling Your House? Pick the Right Agent! Today, more and more sellers are stepping back, taking a look at the advice real estate professionals give them, and asking themselves whether they can trust that advice. And that is exactly what they should do. The most important question you can ask when you are […]

New Home Sales Up 25.4% Last Month!

New Home Sales Up 25.4% Last Month! According to the latest Census Bureau Report, sales of newly constructed homes soared to new heights in June to a seasonally adjusted rate of 592,000. This marks the highest annual rate in 8 years.  Trulia’s Chief Economist, Ralph McLaughlin had this to say: “New home sales jumped sharply […]

5 Reasons to Sell This Summer

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5 Reasons to Sell This Summer As the temperature rises, buyers are coming out ready to purchase their dream homes. The summer is a great time to list your home for sale. Here are five reasons why: 1. Demand Is Strong The latest Buyer Traffic Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that […]

Thinking of Selling? 5 Reasons You Shouldn’t FSBO

Thinking of Selling? 5 Reasons You Shouldn’t FSBO In today’s market, with home prices rising and a lack of inventory, some homeowners may consider trying to sell their home on their own, known in the industry as a For Sale by Owner (FSBO). There are several reasons why this might not be a good idea […]