Real Estate Prices for 2022

If you’re thinking of buying a home in today’s housing market, you may be wondering how strong your investment will be. You might be asking yourself: if I buy a home now, will it lose value? Or will it continue … Read More

Things To Know Before Buying Up

By: apartmenttherapy A home is one of the most consequential purchases many people make in their lifetime. Between the down payment, monthly mortgage payments, and ramifications associated with defaulting, the stakes are certainly high. And those stakes are compounded if … Read More

U.S. new-home sales increase as prices climb to record high

Sales of new U.S. homes edged up in October, reflecting stabilizing demand even as builders face supply-chain disruptions and buyers grapple with rising prices. Purchases of new single-family homes increased 0.4% to a 745,000 annualized pace following a downwardly revised … Read More

Property Investors Are Buying Up Big

The number of real estate investors purchasing homes across the U.S. continues to increase as prices rise and inventories remain low. Redfin reports that real estate investors bought a record 18% of the U.S. homes that sold in Q3 2021, … Read More

Redfin: Homes For Sale Find Buyers Within A Week

Article posted by Redfin- This represents an uptick in the share of homes selling quickly, which is unexpected for this time of year. New listings fell 8% and sellers backed off from their record-high asking prices. The share of homes … Read More

The Economics of the Housing Industry

Recently, I attended a seminar put on by Matthew Gardner, Chief economist for Windermere Real Estate. He had great information on where the housing market is today and what is to come for the future. RECESSION Matthew Gardner, Chief economist … Read More

Do You Have Enough Insurance Coverage On Your Home?

After the wildfires in California, we have seen many homeowners struggling with their homeowners insurance. What is left may not be enough to rebuild their home. The California Wildfires revealed a real problem with homeowner’s insurance coverage for many homeowners. … Read More

The Pros and Cons of Reverse Mortgages

  The Pros and Cons of Reverse Mortgages (Retirement Mortgages)  A discussion of financing options available to seniors and their families. If you have not gone through the issues of an aging relative, their finances, and how best to deal … Read More