Ron Cedillo's (rcedillo) Blog

By
Real Estate Broker/Owner - Home Buyers Realty - BRE 01247457
RECENT BLOG POSTS
If you own a home, there’s a good chance you’re sitting on a nice chunk of equity. According to this report from Black Knight, the average homeowner got a $48,000 bump in their home value, raising the average equity to $185,000 in 2021.Considering mortgage rates are still historically low, and ho...
03/09/2022
If you’re planning on buying a home, you need to save up for your down payment and to cover closing costs. But saving can be tough—and if you want to save up enough money to purchase a home, you need a plan.But what, exactly, should that plan entail?A recent article from realtor.com outlined key ...
03/08/2022
Nearly everyone is keeping an eye on what’s happening in Ukraine, hoping it will end quickly and without too much damage and loss of life.It may feel trivial and even selfish to wonder how it will affect the US real estate market, but it’s a valid concern if you’re in the process of selling or bu...
03/07/2022
In today’s hot seller’s market, many of the old rules of selling a home don’t apply.But if the old rules aren’t the way to sell your home in today’s market, what, exactly, are the new rules?A recent article from realtor.com outlined the “new rules” of home selling that can help homeowners sell th...
03/04/2022
When you sell your home, you want to sell it as quickly (and profitably!) as possible. And, depending on the state of your property, that may mean making a few upgrades before you put it on the market.But what upgrades can actually help you sell your home more quickly?According to a recent study ...
03/03/2022
Being a landlord hasn’t been easy over the past couple of years. Not that it’s ever entirely easy, but local and federal pandemic mandates and eviction moratorium made it harder to even collect rents, let alone raise them.But according to recent survey data highlighted in this Realtor Magazine ar...
02/25/2022
When it comes to home features, it makes sense that different generations are looking for different things. For example, the must-have features for a first-time Gen X homebuyer are going to be different from the needs of a Baby Boomer looking for the perfect retirement home.That being said, there...
02/24/2022
Over the past two years, people have spent more time at home than ever before. And for many, all that time at home has translated into a desire to change and upgrade their living spaces—including refurnishing their home.But unfortunately, inflation is on the rise—and the prices for home furnishin...
02/23/2022
Many things have changed over the past couple of years, and real estate is no exception. One impact is an increased desire to own more than one home. According to the recent Luxury Market Report from Luxury Home Marketing: “As trends such as remote working and flexi-hours took hold in 2021, so t...
02/22/2022
When you think of selling your home, chances are you think of making money, not spending money. But the truth is, there are costs associated with selling a home, and if you (and your budget!) don’t want to be caught off guard, it’s important to know what those costs are and plan for them ahead of...
02/19/2022
Rainmaker
457,165

Ron Cedillo

Helping People and Enjoying Life
local_phone(209) 740-4330
smartphone(209) 834-2682
Contact The Author