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 inventory ... » Learn More about What Does the Rising Housing Supply Mean for You?
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. Instead, the real estate market is expected to have an unusually strong summer season; as the economy rebounds ... » Learn More about Why This Isn’t Your Typical Summer Real Estate Market
Home prices have increased significantly over the last year, which has grown the net worth of homeowners. Appreciation and home equity are directly linked – as the value of a home increases, so does a homeowner’s equity. And with these recent gains, homeowners are witnessing their financial ... » Learn More about A Look at Home Price Appreciation Through 2025
If you’ve been searching for a home, you’ve seen the term “move-in ready.” This description sounds very appealing. But, understanding what it sometimes means is important, so you have the right expectations when touring homes. If you've searched through real estate listings, you're familiar ... » Learn More about What Does “Move-in Ready” Really Mean?
Should you consider a professional stager for your home before you list it for sale? Most of us have wandered into new home developments and enjoyed the ambiance of a perfectly styled model home. Of course, we would all like our homes to give that same impression to potential home buyers, but ... » Learn More about The Cost of Home Staging