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Real Estate Broker/Owner - Home Buyers Realty - BRE 01247457
RECENT BLOG POSTS
With the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate from Freddie Mac climbing above 3%, rising rates are one of the topics dominating the discussion in the housing market today. And since experts project rates will rise further in the coming months, that conversation isn’t going away any time soon. But...
11/08/2021
There are plenty of things potential buyers are looking for when they evaluate a property. But one thing that’s non-negotiable for many buyers is living in an area where they feel safe.According to data recently outlined in an article in REALTOR® Magazine, 50 percent of recent homeowners ranked c...
11/05/2021
When you tour a home, it’s your opportunity to get a feel for the home and whether it’s one you’d consider buying.But it’s important not to get caught up in the cosmetic details. In order to properly evaluate the home (and make the best buying decision for you and your family), you need to keep y...
11/04/2021
If you recently purchased a home, the thought of moving all your belongings from your current home to your new home can feel overwhelming—but that’s where movers come in.Movers can make the process of getting your things from point A to point B significantly easier and less stressful—but only if ...
11/03/2021
With mortgage rates climbing above 3% for the first time in months, serious buyers are more motivated than ever to find a home before the end of the year. Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist for the National Association of Realtors (NAR), puts it best, saying: "Housing demand remains strong as buyers ...
11/02/2021
Rents have increased significantly this year. The latest National Rent Report from Apartmentlist.com shows rents are rising at a rate much higher than the three years leading up to the pandemic: “Since January of this year, the national median rent has increased by a staggering 16.4 percent. To ...
11/01/2021
Some Highlights Applying for a mortgage is a big step towards homeownership, but it doesn’t need to be one you fear. Here are some tips to help you prepare. Know your credit score and work to build strong credit. When you’re ready, lean on your agent to connect you with a lender so you can get p...
10/29/2021
According to research from realtor.com, more than 70 percent of Gen Z plan to buy a home at some point in the future. And for many, that future is quickly approaching—with 43 percent planning to buy a home in the next five years and 45 percent actively saving for their home purchase.But buying a ...
10/28/2021
Poor landscaping can make even the best of properties look a bit run-down and rough around the edges. But it turns out that less-than-stellar landscaping can do more than make your home look bad—it can actually impact the value of your property.A recent survey from Trees.com, which surveyed 1250 ...
10/27/2021
There’s a lot of talk lately about how challenging it can be to find a home to buy. While housing inventory is still low, there are a few important things to understand about the supply of homes for sale as we move into the end of the year. The Number of Homes for Sale Usually Peaks in the Fall ...
10/26/2021