How Rising Prices Will Help You Build Wealth in 2018

Have you resolved to build wealth in 2018? Home ownership may be the key. Over the next five years, home prices are expected to appreciate on average by 3.35% per year and to grow by 24.34% cumulatively, according to Pulsenomics’ most recent Home Price Expectation Survey. So, what does this mean for homeowners and their … Continue reading How Rising Prices Will Help You Build Wealth in 2018

Why Getting Pre-Approved Should Be Your First Step

You first step in the home buying process should be to get pre-approved In our market, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to show you are serious about … Continue reading Why Getting Pre-Approved Should Be Your First Step

Before You Make an Offer, Here Are 4 Tips for Success!

So, you’ve been searching for that perfect house to call a ‘home,’ and you finally found it! The price is right, and in such a competitive market, you want to make sure that you make a good offer so that you can guarantee that your dream of making this house yours comes true! Freddie Mac … Continue reading Before You Make an Offer, Here Are 4 Tips for Success!

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The #1 Reason to List Your House, NOW!

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) released the results of their latest Existing Home Sales Report which revealed that sales rose 0.7% month-over-month, but remain 1.5% lower than they were a year ago. Some may look at these numbers and think that now is not a good time to sell their house, but in fact, … Continue reading The #1 Reason to List Your House, NOW!

Hiring an Agent to Sell Your House May Cost You NOTHING!

There is no doubt that it is easier to sell your house when using the services of a local real estate professional. The agent will provide: Greater exposure to more buyers The skills of a professional negotiator A layer of protection from possible legal liabilities Professional guidance in navigating any pitfalls that may arise A … Continue reading Hiring an Agent to Sell Your House May Cost You NOTHING!

Buying Remains Cheaper Than Renting in Florida

In the latest Rent vs. Buy Report from Trulia, they explained that homeownership remains cheaper than renting with a traditional 30-year fixed rate mortgage in the 100 largest metro areas in the United States. The updated numbers show that the range is an average of 3.5% less expensive in San Jose (CA), all the way up … Continue reading Buying Remains Cheaper Than Renting in Florida

Access: A Key Component in Getting Your House SOLD!

Access is up to you & and access is critical in getting your house sold. So, you’ve decided to sell your house. Once you hire a real estate professional to help you with the entire process, they will ask you what level of access you want to provide to potential buyers. There are four elements … Continue reading Access: A Key Component in Getting Your House SOLD!

Empty Nester?

Best to Remodel or Sell? Your children have finally moved out and you and your spouse now live alone in a three or four-bedroom  (or bigger house). You have two choices to make: 1. Remodel your house to fit your current lifestyle and needs. 2. Sell your house and purchase the perfect home. Based on … Continue reading Empty Nester?

Number of Buyers Putting Down Less Than 10% Hits 7-Year High

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. This is great news for buyers as this marks a 7-year high. Many mortgage programs offered by agencies like Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae allow buyers to put down as low as 3% to purchase their dream … Continue reading Number of Buyers Putting Down Less Than 10% Hits 7-Year High