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2019 Real Estate Market Forecast
December 17th, 2018 by Karen
Posted in: For Buyers, For Sellers, Interest Rates, Move-Up Buyers, Real Estate News, San Diego Market Updates
Where are home prices and mortgage rates headed in 2019? Where are home prices headed in 2019? Some people are concerned that we are on the verge of depreciation. However, out of 105 projections by economists, market analysts and real estate experts, 104 say prices are going to continue to appreciate going into 2019 and... Read More
How Long Do Most People Live in a House Before Selling?
December 11th, 2018 by Karen
That depends on where you live. San Diego is drastically different than the national average when it comes to how long people live in their house before selling. The national average increased from 6 years to 10 years living in a home The National Association of Realtors (NAR) keeps historical data on many aspects of homeownership. One of... Read More
What’s Going On With Home Prices in San Diego?
October 21st, 2018 by Karen
Reports are showing that the real estate market is slowing down but how does the San Diego real estate market compare? National Home Prices up 5.5% from August 2017 According to CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Insights Report, national home prices in August were up 5.5% from August 2017. This marks the first time since June 2016 that home... Read More
Where are Mortgage Interest Rates Headed in 2019?
October 4th, 2018 by Karen
Mortgage Interest Rates Continue to Rise The interest rate you pay on your home mortgage has a direct impact on your monthly payment; the higher the rate, the greater the payment will be. That is why it is important to know where rates are headed when deciding to start your home search. Below is a... Read More
How Long Does the Average Person Live in Their Home?
July 19th, 2018 by Karen
The National Association of Realtors (NAR) keeps historical data on many aspects of homeownership. One of their data points, which has changed dramatically, is the median tenure of a family in a home, meaning how long a family stays in a home prior to moving. How Long Does the Average Person Live in Their Home? As the graph below... Read More
Top 5 Renovations for Maximum ROI in San Diego
July 16th, 2018 by Karen
Whether you're selling your home, purchasing your first home, or you're a homeowner who's planning to stay in your home for awhile, there is value in knowing which home renovations will net you the most return on investment (ROI). Here are the top five home renovations for maximum ROI in San Diego. #1 Manufactured Stone... Read More
Buyer Demand Continues to Outpace Home Supply in San Diego
July 10th, 2018 by Karen
The #1 Reason to List Your House for Sale NOW! If you are debating whether or not to list your house for sale this year, here is the #1 reason not to wait! Buyer Demand Continues to Outpace the Supply of Homes in San Diego The National Association of Realtors’ (NAR) Chief Economist Lawrence Yun recently commented... Read More
Access: An Important Factor in Getting Your House SOLD!
May 18th, 2018 by Karen
So, you’ve decided to sell your house. You’ve hired a real estate professional to help you through the entire process, and they have asked you what level of access you want to provide to your potential buyers. There are four elements to a quality listing. At the top of the list is Access, followed by... Read More