If you are just starting out in real estate, if it’s time to buy your first home, or the first home you have been able to purchase since 2008, then you may like this news. FHA is a government program which guarantees your loan up to a limit of 80% of the purchase price of […]
Listen up everyone. Here is your Real Estate News. 2016 is over. All of the uncertainty of the election is in the past,people are getting back to work, and whether you like him or not, we are going to have a new President in a few days. The jobless rate is way down and opportunities […]
For the past several years the tough job market has made it difficult for many millennials to get on their feet financially. Student loan debt coupled with a tepid job market has made a situation where younger buyers were having trouble getting into a place of their own. That has begun to change over the […]
Photo by suzanne pignato – Browse entryway photos The Holidays are upon us. Why am I writing about it? Don’t we get enough hype about the Holidays every time we turn on the TV or enter a store? I believe we do. But I am writing about the holidays for a different reason.
For a while it was definitely a Seller’s Market here in the Jupiter area. We had more people looking for homes than we had homes to sell in certain price ranges. Lately inventory has increased by a few percent, but it’s still not at a level that would truly make a buyer’s market. Prices have […]
Let’s say you purchased a home 20 years ago, raised your family, the children are all living elsewhere and you don’t want or need such a big home any longer.
Big Shopping Malls are in decline. With the rise of companies like Amazon.com and the ability to shop from the convenience of your kitchen table, in your jammies, the standard shopping malls slowly going out of business.
Realtors are always talking about comps. If you have never worked in Real Estate, nor have you bought or sold a home, you might be thinking, what’s a comp and why is it such a big deal?
It’s hard to talk about yourself without sounding either deprecating or boastful, but I am going to try and tell you about myself with out sounding like either of those. I believe that I have a gift for helping people. It probably sounds clichéd, I know, but in this case I think it’s true. As […]
Advice for Selling your Home Faster In this market homes are still selling pretty fast as long as they are priced right and they show well.But what if you have an older home and you haven’t upgraded your landscaping or re-decorated for 10 years? If you want it to sell fast, then you will […]
This is a great market right now, no doubt about it. Because it’s such a great market, you may be tempted to sell your home yourself. In very few circumstances would this be a good idea, in fact, it’s almost never a good idea.
In the real estate profession, we sometimes work seven days a week. If we have a buyer or a seller who needs our help, we don’t run to the office, we run to OUR office, which is most often somewhere in our home. When I first began to work out of a home office, I […]