Three Things Buyers Can Do in Today’s Housing Market

It’s clear the 2022 housing market has been defined by rising mortgage rates. With rates on the rise, it’s also become more costly to purchase a home. According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR): “Compared to one year ago, the monthly mortgage payment rose to $1,944 from $1,265, an increase of 53.7%.” If you’re…

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Why It’s So Important To Hire a Pro

Some Highlights If you’re thinking of buying or selling a home, you’ll want a trusted real estate professional on your side for their industry experience and expert insights. The right advisor utilizes the latest technology and can help you navigate today’s home pricing and market values, the contracts and fine print, and the negotiations you’ll…

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Should I Sell My House This Year?

There’s no denying the housing market is undergoing a shift this season as buyer demand slows and the number of homes for sale grows. But that shift actually gives you some unique benefits when you sell. Here’s a look at the key opportunities you have if you list your house this fall. Opportunity #1: You Have More…

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Expert Forecasts on Mortgage Rates

If you’ve been thinking of buying a home, you may have been watching what’s happened with mortgage rates over the past year. It’s true they’ve risen dramatically, but where will they go from here, especially as the market continues to slow? As you think about your homeownership goals and decide if now’s the time to…

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The Many Ways Owning a Home Builds Your Net Worth 

A house is not simply a roof over your head or four walls to keep the cold out. A house is an investment. And, like any investment, a house has the potential to appreciate in value over time. In fact, studies have shown that over the long term, real estate has outperformed most other investments,…

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Have a Great Labor Day!

Happy Labor Day! We just wanted to send you a quick note to wish you a Happy Labor Day. We hope you have a fun and relaxing weekend with friends and family, checking out festivals, parades, parties, and picnics. Whether you’re having a BBQ or going on holiday, We hope you’re enjoying your time with loved…

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Here’s Why It’s Still a Sellers’ Market

Some Highlights While buyer demand has moderated and housing supply has grown in recent months, it’s still a sellers’ market because inventory is low. The latest data shows sellers continue to benefit from serious buyers and competitive offers. The average home received 2.8 offers in July, and 39% sold over the asking price. You haven’t…

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