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Monthly Archives: November 2018

    Home Prices Up 6.34% Across the Country! [INFOGRAPHIC]

    By Keeley Ryan | November 30, 2018

    Some Highlights: The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) recently released their latest Quarterly Home Price Index report. In the report, home prices are compared both regionally and by state. Based on the latest numbers, if you plan on relocating... Read More

    Further Proof It’s NOT 2008 All Over Again

    By Keeley Ryan | November 29, 2018

    Home sales numbers are leveling off, the rate of price appreciation has slowed to more historically normal averages, and inventory is finally increasing. We are headed into a more normal housing market. However, some are seeing these adjustments as red flags and are suggesting that we are headed back to the same challenges we experienced... Read More

    24% of Renters Believe Winter is the Best Time to Buy a Home

    By Keeley Ryan | November 28, 2018

    In real estate, the spring is often seen as the ideal time to buy or sell a house. The term “Spring Buyer’s Season” exists for a reason, as renters and those looking to move on from their current home thaw out from the winter and hit the market ready to buy. According to Bank of... Read More

    The #1 Reason to Not Wait Until Spring to Sell Your House

    By Keeley Ryan | November 27, 2018

    Many sellers believe that spring is the best time to place their homes on the market because buyer demand traditionally increases at that time of year, but what they don’t realize is that if every homeowner believes the same thing, then that is when they will have the most competition! The #1 Reason to List... Read More

    Buyers: Don’t Be Surprised by Closing Costs!

    By Keeley Ryan | November 26, 2018

    Many homebuyers think that saving for their down payment is enough to buy the house of their dreams, but what about the closing costs that are required to obtain a mortgage? By law, a homebuyer will receive a loan estimate from their lender 3 days after submitting their loan application and they should receive a... Read More

    Buyers: Don’t Be Surprised by Closing Costs!

    By Keeley Ryan | November 26, 2018

    Many homebuyers think that saving for their down payment is enough to buy the house of their dreams, but what about the closing costs that are required to obtain a mortgage? By law, a homebuyer will receive a loan estimate from their lender 3 days after submitting their loan application and they should receive a... Read More

    Existing Home Sales Slowed by a Lack of Listings [INFOGRAPHIC]

    By Keeley Ryan | November 23, 2018

    Some Highlights: Existing home sales are currently at an annual pace of 5.22 million, which is up 1.4% over last month. This reverses the six-month trend of dips in sales every month. The inventory of existing homes is still below the 6-month supply... Read More

    Thank You for Your Support!

    By Keeley Ryan | November 22, 2018

    Have a great holiday! Read More

    Will Your Side Hustle Buy You a House This Year?

    By Keeley Ryan | November 21, 2018

    The top concern for most first-time home buyers is their ability to save for a down payment. According to a new survey, 36% of millennials took on a second job to make their dreams of homeownership a reality in 2017.  Among millennials with incomes over $100,000 a year, the top ways to come up with... Read More

    Will Your Side Hustle Buy You a House This Year?

    By Keeley Ryan | November 21, 2018

    The top concern for most first-time home buyers is their ability to save for a down payment. According to a new survey, 36% of millennials took on a second job to make their dreams of homeownership a reality in 2017.  Among millennials with incomes over $100,000 a year, the top ways to come up with... Read More