Friends and Clients — This winter is likely to be a very important moment for many home sellers. That's because several big trends are coming together to affect home prices right now: 1. Housing inventory remains extremely tight: The total number of homes on the market fell 10% year over year in the last quarter. This is the biggest drop since 2013, and it's part of a consistent pattern of very limited and decreasing housing supply. Of course, the fewer ho...
Jan 17, 2018
Why Remodeling Can Bring More Joy to a HomeNational Association of REALTORS® The expected tenure of homeowners in a home continues to increase, according to the latest Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers. Last year, the expected tenure was 12 years - this year, it jumped to 15. And, with tightened inventory in many markets, people are staying put in their homes for longer. As a result, remodeling one's current home is an increasingly popular option for those who want their dream hom...
Jan 03, 2018
10 New Year's Money Resolutions for 2018Boost your bank account, get a jump on your taxes and take control of your debt in the new year. Resolve to put money aside for next year's holiday gifts and make 2018 the year you finally break the cycle of holiday debt. This year should be different, due to a number of unique financial situations coming up in 2018. There was also enough financial activity in 2017 that you may have loose ends to tie up. If you want this new year to be better for...
Jan 03, 2018