What the Fed’s Latest Move Means for You

Have you been keeping an eye on the Federal Reserve and wondering how it will affect real estate? You’re not alone. If you’re planning to buy or sell this year, we’re going to break down what’s important about the Fed’s latest action as well as how it could impact the real estate market – and […]

What You Need to Know About PMI

If you’ve started shopping around for a mortgage, you may have heard lenders mention private mortgage insurance, or PMI. If you didn’t get a chance to ask them about the details, we’re here to help! Let’s go over what exactly PMI is, and whether or not to get a loan that requires PMI. What is […]

Your Home’s Siding Could Cost You Big Time

Your home’s siding is constantly exposed to the weather, so it’s no surprise that it eventually wears out! Wondering if your siding needs some TLC? We’ve prepared a list of warning signs and tips on what to do if you’re planning on selling a home with worn-out siding. How do you know if your siding […]

What the Experts Say About the Spring Homebuying Season

Birds are chirping, flowers are blooming, the sun is shining… but are homes selling? Usually the warmer weather brings with it a surge in home sales as more buyers enter the market. Perhaps you have been waiting for the seasons to change and for buyers to enter the market so you can sell. This year, […]

What the Latest Rise In Interest Rates Means for Real Estate

With interest rates fluctuating throughout the past year, potential homebuyers may be feeling overwhelmed or confused about when to enter the market. While it’s normal for rate movements to cause hesitation and uncertainty among buyers, there are ways you can protect yourself from these ever-changing conditions! Let’s explore how we can do just that. What’s […]

How to Sell Your House Fast In This Market

In a changing market, selling a house can feel out of reach. The market has slowed—houses are now staying on the market for longer periods of time. What happens if you need to sell your house fast? To get a quick sale, you have to appeal to a wide range of buyers. You need to […]

What is My House Worth?

“What is my house worth?” If you Google this question, you’ll see all sorts of home value estimators. These can be helpful to give you a general idea of the real estate market in your area, and they can sometimes give a decent ballpark figure for your home value. However, these calculators aren’t able to […]

What Record Amounts of Equity Means for Homeowners

We have great news for many homeowners: if you’ve owned your home for multiple years, you’re likely sitting on record-high levels of home equity! Before we discuss what that means for you, let’s back up a bit and take a look at why equity is so important. What is equity and why is it so […]

Real Estate Forecast for Q2 and Beyond

The headlines surrounding the real estate market are starting to get out of control. Rates are higher and the market is not the same as it was a year ago. But what does that actually mean for homeowners? Let’s take a look at the numbers and we’ll share our insights about what’s happening now and […]

Does Selling a House Feel Out of Reach in This Market?

Selling a house can be stressful and difficult, especially in a changing market like we have today. You may go through all the trouble of repairs, updates, staging, and listing only to have your house sit on the market with no serious offers. If your house is distressed, this situation can be even worse. If […]