Buyers Are Looking Now. Are You Ready to List...
by Shannah Ferrante on 2019-11-20 at 6:00 AM
Inventory on the market today is low, especially among existing homes in the entry and middle-level tiers of the market. It is hovering well below the 6-month supply typically found in a more normal market, as shown in the graph below: With inventory being one of the biggest housing market challenges today, finding a starter
Expert Advice: 3 Benefits to Owning a Home
by Shannah Ferrante on 2019-11-19 at 6:00 AM
Success is something often worth repeating, and Brent Sutherland, a Certified Financial Planner and Real Estate Investor, has certainly made his way in a momentum-driving direction. Here are 3 tips he shares from a recent piece in Business Insider on the benefits of owning real estate: 1. Real estate diversifies your income “While it is
2 Myths Holding Back Home Buyers
by Shannah Ferrante on 2019-11-18 at 6:00 AM
In a recent article, First American shared how millennials are not really any different from previous generations when it comes to the goal of homeownership; it is still a huge part of their American Dream. The piece, however, also reveals, “Saving for a down payment is one of the biggest obstacles faced by first-time home
Single-family home rentals rising on low supply
on 2019-11-20 at 2:02 PM
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the supply and demand for single-family home rentals.
Weekly mortgage applications fall despite rates...
on 2019-11-20 at 7:00 AM
After a huge jump, mortgage refinance demand pulled back sharply last week, likely because borrowers were less worried about rising rates.
Renting a single-family house just got more...
on 2019-11-19 at 11:17 AM
As more Americans find it harder to afford to buy a home, rental demand is soaring, especially for single-family homes.
Homeowners Feel Ready to Sell
on 2018-10-08 at 12:02 PM
77 percent of Americans think that now is a good time to sell a home, a new record high.
Trick or Treat Safety Rules for Homeowners
on 2018-10-08 at 11:56 AM
Using bright outdoor lights, LED lights instead of candles, and friction tape on steps to prevent slips will help make Halloween safer for everyone.
Consumers Care About the Environment
on 2018-10-08 at 11:49 AM
American property owners and communities are more concerned about the environment than ever before, and consumer inclinations for walkable communities and energy-efficient homes are on the rise.