Are Low Interest Rates Here to Stay?

By |2019-04-17T12:37:31-04:00April 17th, 2019|News, Trending Real Estate Topics|

Interest rates for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage have been on the decline since November, now reaching lows last seen in January 2018. According to Freddie Mac’s latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey, rates came in at 4.12% last week! This is great news for anyone who is planning on buying a home this spring! Freddie [...]

Home Value Appreciation Stops Falling, Begins to Stabilize

By |2019-04-11T10:16:47-04:00April 11th, 2019|News, Trending Real Estate Topics|

The percentage of home price appreciation on a year-over-year basis has decreased each month for over a year. The question was how far annual appreciation would fall. It seems we may now have the answer. In a recent post on the National Association of Realtors’ Economists’ Outlook Blog, it was revealed that Realtors are starting [...]

Data Says April is the Best Month to List Your Home for Sale

By |2019-03-27T09:56:32-04:00March 27th, 2019|News, Trending Real Estate Topics|

The spring housing market is off to the races! The inventory of homes for sale is increasing, buyers are out in force, and interest rates have remained low, peaking the interest of buyers andsellers previously on the fence about making a move. New research from realtor.com shows that the first week of April is actually [...]

Your Tax Refund Is The Key To Homeownership!

By |2019-03-25T14:02:07-04:00March 25th, 2019|News, Trending Real Estate Topics|

According to data released by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Americans can expect an estimated average refund of $3,143 this year when filing their taxes. This is down slightly from the average refund of $3,436 last year. Tax refunds are often thought of as ‘extra money’ that can be used toward larger goals. For anyone looking to buy a [...]

20 Tips for Preparing Your House for Sale This Spring

By |2019-03-22T09:45:53-04:00March 22nd, 2019|News, Trending Real Estate Topics|

Some Highlights: When listing your house for sale, your top goal will be to get the home sold for the best price possible! There are many small projects that you can do to ensure this happens! Your real estate agent will have a list of specific suggestions for getting your house ready for market and [...]