What is Really Happening with Home Prices?

Home values have softened over the last twelve months. We are no longer seeing 6-7% annual appreciation levels for the national housing market. The current numbers are closer to 4%. Some have suggested that year-over-year appreciation levels could fall to 3% or less this year. Continue reading


Posted on May 23, 2019 at 8:00 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, First-time Homebuyers, Housing Market Updates, Move-up Buyers, Seller Tips |

Top Days to List Your Home for Sale [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights:

  • ATTOM Data Solutions conducted an analysis of more than 29 million single family home and condo sales over the past eight years to determine the top days to list your home for sale.
  • The top five days to list your home brought in a 10% premium over market value and are all in either May or June!
  • “Families start their home search when they know their kids will be out of school and when the weather is ideal for home viewing and moving, giving home sellers an upper hand in price negotiations.”
  • There is still time to list your home before these dates pass you by!

Are you thinking of selling or buying real estate this year?  Contact us now to schedule a free consultation. We’ll work with you to develop an action plan to meet your real estate goals this year.


Posted on May 22, 2019 at 8:00 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Housing Market Updates, Infographics, Seller Tips |

Top 6 Home Organization Upgrades that “Spark Joy” for Buyers

Thanks to Marie Kondo and her hit Netflix series “Tidying Up,” home organization is a hot topic right now. Marie encourages her viewers to minimize their possessions and keep only those items that “spark joy.”

 

With spring in full bloom, now is the perfect time to do some spring cleaning and add organizational systems to your own home. Not only will you clear out clutter, your efforts can actually increase the value of your home.

 

Ready to give it a try? Here are six home organization ideas that will “spark joy” for you and your property value. Continue reading


Posted on May 15, 2019 at 9:28 pm
Jennifer Angel | Posted in First-time Homebuyers, Move-up Buyers, Seller Tips, Uncategorized | Tagged , ,

Why Access Is One of the Most Important Factors in Getting Your House Sold!

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. Continue reading


Posted on May 8, 2019 at 8:00 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, First-time Homebuyers, Move-up Buyers, Seller Tips |

Your Home’s Spring Maintenance Checklist [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Posted on May 7, 2019 at 1:00 pm
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, First-time Homebuyers, Infographics, Move-up Buyers, Seller Tips |

Home Buyers are Optimistic About Homeownership!

When we consider buying an item, we naturally go through a research process prior to making our decision. We ask our friends and family members who have made similar purchases about their experience, we get opinions and insights, and we read reviews online. There’s no difference when considering a home purchase! Continue reading


Posted on May 7, 2019 at 8:34 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, First-time Homebuyers, Housing Market Updates, Move-up Buyers, Seller Tips |

4096 Murray Cmn, Fremont

Just Listed    $638,888    CONDO

2 Bedrooms | 2 Baths | 1,189 Sq. Ft.

OPEN HOUSE May 4 & 5, 1:00 – 4:00 PM

 

GORGEOUS FREMONT CONDO

Welcome to a sunny and bright condo nestled in the gated Fremont Woods complex! This upper level unit features vaulted ceilings in the living room filling the home with amazing natural light.  The generous space is complemented by an elegant wood-burning fireplace.  There’s nothing like coming home to relax and unwind and leave the hustle and bustle of daily life behind. Continue reading


Posted on May 3, 2019 at 6:34 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, First-time Homebuyers, Listings, Seller Tips |

Home Value Appreciation Stops Falling, Begins to Stabilize

The percentage of home price appreciation on a year-over-year basis has decreased each month for over a year. The question was how far annual appreciation would fall. It seems we may now have the answer. Continue reading


Posted on April 28, 2019 at 8:00 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, First-time Homebuyers, Housing Market Updates, Move-up Buyers, Seller Tips |

5 Reasons To Sell Your House This Spring!

Here are five compelling reasons listing your home for sale this spring makes sense. Continue reading


Posted on April 25, 2019 at 2:00 pm
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, First-time Homebuyers, Housing Market Updates, Move-up Buyers, Seller Tips |

New Study Reveals One Surprising Reason for the Inventory Shortage

There has been a great amount written on millennials and their impact on the housing market. However, the headlines often contradict each other. Some claim this generation is becoming the largest share of first-time home buyers, while others claim millennials don’t want to own a home, blaming them for the dip in homeownership rate. Continue reading


Posted on April 24, 2019 at 2:00 pm
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, First-time Homebuyers, Housing Market Updates, Move-up Buyers, Seller Tips |