Millionaire to Millennials: Buy Now!
Self-made millionaire David Bach was quoted in a CNBC article explaining that "the single biggest mistake millennials are making" is not purchasing a home because buying real estate is "an escalator to wealth.”Bach went on to explain:"If millennials ...
Posted by Allison Simson on March 29, 2017 in Archived
It's a Seller's Market! Should I Downsize Now?
A study by Edelman Berland reveals that 33% of homeowners who are contemplating selling their houses in the near future are planning to scale down. Let’s look at a few reasons why this might make sense for many homeowners, as the majority of the ...
Posted by Allison Simson on March 21, 2017 in Archived
4 Great Reasons to Buy This Spring!
Here are four great reasons to consider buying a home today instead of waiting.1. Prices Will Continue to RiseCoreLogic’s latest Home Price Index reports that home prices have appreciated by 6.9% over the last 12 months. The same report predicts ...
Posted by Allison Simson on March 20, 2017 in Archived
Which Homes Have Appreciated the Most?
Home values have risen dramatically over the last twelve months. The latest Existing Home Sales Report from the National Association of Realtors puts the annual increase in the median existing-home price at 7.1%. CoreLogic, in their most recent Home ...
Posted by Allison Simson on March 16, 2017 in Archived
The Early Bird's Guide to Buying a Home
The Early Bird's Guide to Buying a HomeBy Daniel Bortz | Feb 15, 2017Planning to buy a home this spring? Then right now—yes, during these last days of winter—is the time to get rolling.“Spring is peak home-buying season, which means you’re going to ...
Posted by Allison Simson on March 14, 2017 in Archived
Housing Market Expected to "Spring Forward"
Just like our clocks this weekend in the majority of the country, the housing market will soon “spring forward!” Similar to tension in a spring, the lack of inventory available for sale in the market right now is what is holding back the market.Many ...
Posted by Allison Simson on March 8, 2017 in Archived