Ron Cedillo's (rcedillo) Blog

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Real Estate Broker/Owner - Home Buyers Realty - BRE 01247457
RECENT BLOG POSTS
Looking for a home in the past few years has been difficult for almost all buyers. Even those who have all-cash offers, waive every contingency, and offer well over asking price have been losing out on their dream homes.It’s been so frustrating that it can bring you to tears at times…literally!Ac...
06/30/2022
You might not need a lot of space now—but that can definitely change in the future. For example, maybe you’re buying a home as a single person—but have plans to have a family in the future. Or maybe you already have a family—but plan to add more children (or pets!) to that family in the coming ye...
06/29/2022
When you buy a home, you want to gain equity in that home over time.So, when it comes to equity, how did homeowners fare over the past year? According to the most recent Home Equity Insights Report from CoreLogic, homeowners did very well.According to the report, homeowners gained, on average, ap...
06/28/2022
You may be reading headlines and hearing talk about a potential housing bubble or a crash, but it’s important to understand that the data and expert opinions tell a different story. A recent survey from Pulsenomics asked over one hundred housing market experts and real estate economists if they ...
06/27/2022
Many homeowners enjoy changing, updating, and renovating their homes—and many enjoy tackling those changes, updates, and renovations themselves.But if you’re planning on selling in the future, it’s important to recognize that potential buyers might not be as impressed with your DIY handiwork as y...
06/24/2022
Selling your home is a big deal and it can be hard to know when it’s time to make the move and put your home on the market.So, if you’re thinking about selling your home, the question is—how do you know the right time to make a move?A recent article from realtor.com outlined key signs that it may...
06/23/2022
If you’re either in the process of buying a house, or thinking of jumping into the market, you’re probably well aware that rates have jumped significantly in recent weeks. And that likely doesn’t feel or sound like anything good to you.But what you might not be well aware of is that, according to...
06/22/2022
Most people don’t buy their “forever house” right out of the gate. It’s hard to afford a home that has the size and amenities you want on your first (or even second) purchase. So most people start out with something a little smaller, needing some work, or not in their ideal location. The plan is ...
06/21/2022
Today we take time to honor and recognize the past and present experiences of Black Americans. When it comes to real estate specifically, equitable access to housing has come a long way, but the path to homeownership is still steeper for households of color. The Gap in Homeownership Rate in Amer...
06/20/2022
Americans’ opinion on the value of real estate as an investment is climbing. That’s according to an annual survey from Gallup. Not only is real estate viewed as the best investment for the ninth year in a row, but more Americans selected it than ever before. The graph below shows the results of ...
06/13/2022