The Fed Announces Another Pause

It is time to check on the Federal Reserve System (the Fed) once again as they have made another important decision about interest rates. Spoiler alert: even no change can have a big impact on the real estate market. Interest rates can influence mortgage rates and with housing inventory low and interest rates at a […]

Why Home Prices Keep Going Up

If you dream of owning a home or upgrading from your current home, you may be watching home prices with some worry. Why do prices keep going up? If you buy now, will your investment hold value or will prices start to drop? Trying to navigate this market can bring all sorts of emotions!  Data […]

The Risks of Selling Your House on Your Own

Selling your house FSBO (For Sale By Owner) can have its benefits—but also its drawbacks. You may not realize what’s involved; “Choosing the right price, crafting a compelling listing, marketing to potential buyers, coordinating showings, preparing paperwork: All of these are tasks that, in the absence of a real estate agent, you will have to […]

What Are the Real Reasons You Want To Move Right Now?

Mortgage rates are high right now, and this is stopping some people from moving. Others, though, are pursuing a move, even though the market isn’t perfect. As explains, “No matter what interest rates and home prices do next, sometimes homeowners just have to move—due to a new job, new baby, divorce, death, or some […]