Buying or Selling a Home? You Need an Expert Kind of Guide

In a normal housing market, whether you’re buying or selling a home, you need an experienced guide to help you navigate through the process. You need someone you can turn to who will tell you how to price your home correctly right from the start. You need someone who can help you determine what to offer on your dream home without paying too much or offending the seller with a low-ball offer. Continue reading


Posted on May 29, 2020 at 7:00 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, COVID-19, First-time Homebuyers, Housing Market Updates, Millenials, Move-up Buyers, Seller Tips |

A Surprising Shift to the ‘Burbs May Be on the Rise

While many people across the U.S. have traditionally enjoyed the perks of an urban lifestyle, some who live in more populated city limits today are beginning to rethink their current neighborhoods. Being in close proximity to everything from the grocery store to local entertainment is definitely a perk, especially if you can also walk to some of these hot spots and have a short commute to work. Continue reading


Posted on May 14, 2020 at 7:00 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, COVID-19, First-time Homebuyers, Housing Market Updates, Millenials, Move-up Buyers, Seller Tips |

Will Home Values Appreciate or Depreciate in 2020?

With the housing market staggered to some degree by the health crisis the country is currently facing, some potential purchasers are questioning whether home values will be impacted. The price of any item is determined by supply as well as the market’s demand for that item. Continue reading


Posted on May 11, 2020 at 7:30 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, First-time Homebuyers, Gen X, Housing Market Updates, Millenials, Move-up Buyers, Seller Tips |

20 Ways to Save Money and Stretch Your Household Budget

These days, it seems like everyone’s looking for ways to cut costs and stretch their income further. Fortunately, there are some simple steps you can take to reduce your household expenses without making radical changes to your standard of living. When combined, these small adjustments can add up to significant savings each month.

Here are 20 things you can start doing today to lower your bills, secure better deals, and begin working toward your financial goals. Continue reading


Posted on May 7, 2020 at 6:00 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, Community, COVID-19, First-time Homebuyers, Millenials, Mortgage, Move-up Buyers, Newsletter, Seller Tips |

Looking to the Future: What the Experts Are Saying

As our lives, our businesses, and the world we live in change day by day, we’re all left wondering how long this will last. How long will we feel the effects of the coronavirus? How deep will the impact go? The human toll may forever change families, but the economic impact will rebound with a cycle of downturn followed by economic expansion like we’ve seen play out in the U.S. economy many times over. Continue reading


Posted on April 2, 2020 at 7:00 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Baby Boomers, Buying Myths, Gen X, Millenials, Rent vs. Buy, Selling Myths, Uncategorized |

The #1 Thing You Can Do Now to Position Yourself to Buy a Home This Year

The last few weeks and months have caused a major health crisis throughout the world, leading to a pause in the U.S. economy as businesses and consumers work to slow the spread of the coronavirus. The rapid spread of the virus has been compared to prior pandemics and outbreaks not seen in many years. It also has consumers remembering the economic slowdown of 2008 that was caused by a housing crash. This economic slowdown, however, is very different from 2008. Continue reading


Posted on April 1, 2020 at 7:00 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Baby Boomers, Buyer Tips, Buying Myths, Gen X, Millenials, Selling Myths |

Two Big Myths in the Homebuying Process

The 2020 Millennial Home Buyer Report shows how this generation is not really any different from previous ones when it comes to homeownership goals: Continue reading


Posted on March 18, 2020 at 7:00 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, Buying Myths, Downpayment, First-time Homebuyers, Millenials |

Confidence Is the Key to Success for Young Homebuyers

Buying your first home can seem overwhelming. Thankfully, there’s a lot of great information out there to help you feel more confident as you learn about the process. For those in younger generations who aspire to buy, here are three things to consider sooner rather than later in your journey: Continue reading


Posted on March 17, 2020 at 7:00 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, First-time Homebuyers, Millenials |

How Trusted Professionals Make Homebuying Easier to Understand

In the spring, many excited buyers get ready to enter the housing market. Others continue dreaming about the homes they’d like to buy. The truth is, many potential buyers continue to dream longer than they need to, simply because they’re confused about the homebuying process. Thankfully, working with a trusted real estate professional can help ease those concerns and make the process to homeownership much easier to understand. Continue reading


Posted on February 18, 2020 at 7:00 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, First-time Homebuyers, Gen X, Millenials |

Homeownership Rate on the Rise to a 6-Year High

Regardless of the lack of inventory on the market, the U.S. homeownership rate has climbed to a 6-year high. The United States Census Bureau reported that it increased to 65.1% in the fourth quarter of 2019, representing the highest level in the past six years. Continue reading


Posted on February 13, 2020 at 7:00 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, First-time Homebuyers, Housing Market Updates, Millenials, Move-up Buyers |