Real Estate Team vs Individual Realtor

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

Real Estate Team vs Individual Realtor When it comes to selling or buying a home, which is better, a Real Estate Team or an individual Realtor ?  There is a lot of confusion and misconception around this subject.   For the purpose of this blog, I’m going to focus on selling, since listings are the […]

Seller Tips Series – For Sale By Owner: Is It Better?

Monday, June 16th, 2014

It might be tempting to save some money by trying to sell your house on your own (for sale by owner), but consider this: almost one third of all sales come from agent-to=agent or past client referrals. Which means a real estate agent’s database will be your best ally in getting your house sold for […]

September 2011

Thursday, September 15th, 2011

September     2011  Market Update The U.S. housing market has shown notable stability in 2011 compared to the previous two years when the tax credit made a clear impact. Although recent economic indicators have been less than expected, including a downward revision of GDP and consumer confidence that mirrors early 2009, owning a home is […]

August 2011

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

August 2011  Market Update The U.S. housing market has shown increased stability in home sales during 2011 compared to the previous year. Home prices are up 18% since their low in February. Signs of recovery remain mixed in the economy—employment and GDP came in less than expected while the strong points were in consumer confidence […]

June 2011

Thursday, July 14th, 2011

July   2011  Market Update The U.S. housing market has shown increased stability in home sales during 2011 compared to the previous year. The trend has been an upward one since the expiration of the tax credit last summer. Home prices have softened, particularly earlier this year, due to a higher-than-normal number of distressed sales. However, […]

Feburary 2011

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

 Gradual improvement in the housing market continues at a steady pace without government support. Six months after two consecutive years of tax incentives for buyers; starting in July 2008 with a $7,500 repayable first-time buyer tax credit, extending to a $8,000 nonrepayable first-time buyer tax credit in January 2009, and ending in June 2010 with […]