Selling Real Estate

May 22, 2024

How Many Homes Are Investors Actually Buying?



Are big investors really buying up all the homes today?

If you’re trying to find a house to buy, this may be something you’re wondering about. Maybe you’ve read about it or seen reels on social media saying investors buying all the homes is making it even harder to find ...

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May 20, 2024

What’s Next for Home Prices and Mortgage Rates?



If you’re thinking of making a move this year, there are two housing market factors that are probably on your mind: home prices and mortgage rates. You’re wondering what’s going to happen next. And if it’s worth it to move now, or better to wait it out.

The only ...

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May 14, 2024

Thinking of Selling? You Want an Agent with These Skills

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Selling your house is a big decision. Your home is one of the biggest investments you’ve probably ever made, and it’s a place where you’ve created countless memories. That combo means there’s going to be a lot of emotions involved. You want someone who understands your perspective, knows what it ...

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May 8, 2024

How Buying or Selling a Home Benefits Your Community



If you're thinking of buying or selling a house, it's important to know it doesn't just impact you—it helps out the local economy and your community, too.

Every year, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) puts out a report that breaks down the financial impact that ...

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May 6, 2024

What's Motivating Your Move?

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Thinking about selling your house? As you make your decision, consider what's pushing you to think about moving. A recent survey from Realtor.com looked into why people want to sell their homes this year. Here are the top two reasons:

Graph shows top 2 reasons to move - to make a profit and for family reasons

Let's take a closer look and see ...

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April 30, 2024

What More Listings Mean When You Sell Your House



The number of homes for sale is playing a big role in today’s housing market. And, if you’re considering whether or not to list your house, today’s limited supply is one of the biggest advantages you have right now. That’s because your house stands out more when the inventory is ...

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April 22, 2024

What You Really Need To Know About Home Prices



According to recent data from Fannie Mae, almost 1 in 4 people still think home prices are going to come down. If you’re one of the people worried about that, here’s what you need to know.

A lot of that fear is probably coming from what you’re hearing in the ...

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April 12, 2024

The Perks of Downsizing When You Retire [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Some Highlights

  • If you’re about to retire, or just did, downsizing can be a good way to try to cut down on some of your expenses.
  • Smaller homes typically have lower energy and maintenance costs. Plus, you may have enough equity built up to fuel your move.
  • If you ...
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April 10, 2024

Should I Move with Today’s Mortgage Rates?

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When mortgage rates spiked up over the last few years, some homeowners put their plans to move on pause. Maybe you did too because you didn’t want to sell and take on a higher mortgage rate for your next home. But is that still the right strategy for you?

In  ...

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April 2, 2024

Why Overpricing Your House Can Cost You



If you’re trying to sell your house, you may be looking at this spring season as the sweet spot – and you’re not wrong. We’re still in a seller’s market because there are so few homes for sale right now. And historically, this is the time of year when more ...

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