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Real Estate Agent - Champion Real Estate Group - 0561240
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RECENT BLOG POSTS
When you think of a garage area, most likely the first thing that comes to mind is a place to store your car or other vehicles. You might also picture some shelving or storage on some of the walls, but for most people, the garage is largely a single-purpose structure. It doesn’t have to be this w...
07/21/2021
An important factor in todays market is the number of homes for sale. While inventory levels continue to sit near historic lows, there are indications we may have hit the lowest point well see. Odeta Kushi, Deputy Chief Economist at First American, recently said of our supply challenges:It looks ...
07/20/2021
Last week, Fannie Mae released their Home Purchase Sentiment Index (HPSI). Though the survey showed 77% of respondents believe its a good time to sell, it also confirms what many are sensing: an increasing number of Americans believe its a bad time to buy a home. The percentage of those surveyed ...
07/19/2021
So-called “smart” devices are increasingly popular, adding new features and functionality to just about every room in your home. One room that you might not consider for a smart upgrade is the kitchen, but you should. There are a number of sensors and connected devices that can transform your kit...
07/18/2021
 Some Highlights Buyers hoping for more homes to choose from may be in luck as housing inventory begins to rise. Many experts agree new sellers listing their homes is great news for buyers and the overall market. Although the supply increases are modest, more homes means more options for buyers. ...
07/17/2021
If you're thinking of buying a home, there really is no time like the present. With todays low mortgage rates, you have a great opportunity to get more home for your money. The challenge is inventory. Like you, many buyers want to capitalize on these market conditions, and its leading to more buy...
07/16/2021
Home prices have increased significantly over the last year, which in turn has grown the net worth of homeowners. Appreciation and home equity are directly linked as the value of a home increases, so does a homeowners equity. And with these recent gains, homeowners are witnessing their financial ...
07/15/2021
For some homeowners, trees are a major component of their landscaping. Trees can bring a lot of beauty to your yard while also providing shade and habitats for birds and other animals. Unfortunately, unkempt trees can be kind of ugly and in some cases may even be dangerous. If you’ve got trees on...
07/14/2021
For many young or first-time homebuyers, purchasing a home can feel intimidating. A recent survey shows some homebuyers ages 25 to 40 may be unsure about the homebuying process and what they can afford. It found: 1 in 4 underestimated their buying potential by 150k or more 1 in 4 underestimated t...
07/13/2021
There's no denying were in a sellers market. With low inventory and high buyer demand, homes today are selling above the asking price at a record rate. According to the latest Realtors Confidence Index Survey from the National Association of Realtors (NAR): Homes typically sell within 17 days (co...
07/12/2021