We’ve all been there. One day, you look around your house, and there’s just So. Much. Stuff. Stuff in boxes, stuff on the walls, stuff in the corners—just…stuff. If you’re gearing up to sell your home, you’re going to have to deal with all that accumulated clutter eventually. Luckily, there are plenty of simple strategies […]
The summer sales season has come to a end. I was hoping the level of sales activity seen in June would last thru July. Unfortunately, that did not happen. Here are the highlights Overall sales were down 24% from June Compared to July 2018 sales were up 16% All price ranges showed decreases in sales […]
Everybody loves talking about mortgages. They’re fun, easy to understand, and a great icebreaker, right?….Wrong. Thanks to their lengthy process, technical jargon, and confusing options, mortgages have a bit of an intimidating reputation—but it doesn’t have to be that way! If you’re in the process of buying a new home and dreading the mortgage application […]
It’s hard to believe that we are already half way thru 2019. The good news is home sales have finally picked up. The bad news is it came late this year and I’m guessing will not last long. Below is a recap of the sales numbers for June 2019.
If you’re gearing up to sell your home, you’ve probably read tons of articles all about what you should be doing…but what about what you shouldn’t be doing? After all, selling your home is a huge financial decision, and a misstep could mean losing out on your hard-earned profit. Don’t let something as easy to […]
Another month in the books. Here is quick breakdown of May’s activity. Sales were up 23% from April 2019 Sales were up 12% from May 2018 Sales of homes in the 300-399 price range increased by 43% from April 2019. 17% of the homes sold above list price 65% of the homes sold below list […]
Millennials get a lot of flack, but they’re an important part of the real estate market. In fact, they make up the largest generational percentage of home buyers right now! So, if you’re planning on selling your home soon, it’s important to keep the average millennial home buyer in mind. This generation is unlike any […]
Repainting the walls, updating the kitchen and bathroom, replacing the hot water heater—there are ways to increase your home’s value that stand the test of time. But as the market and the priorities of buyers change, there are newer, more popular ways to get a high return on your investment! Smart home technology is becoming […]