Insecurities Lie Within the Buying Process

~ Don't ever feel rushed, pressured or pushed into buying a home. Look at what programs are best for you. If you ever have any questions, I am here to help! ~ Insecurities Lie Within the Buying Process Author: Sandra Lane in Data, Headlines, News February 23, 2017 0 One of the most stressful experiences … Continue reading Insecurities Lie Within the Buying Process

Homebuyer Hurdles

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To buy in 2016? Homebuyer sentiment improves

To buy in 2016? Homebuyer sentiment improves Consumer sentiment in California rose in the third quarter (Q3) of 2016. This represents the first boost in consumer sentiment since late-2014. Optimism about future conditions also rose. Planned spending on big-ticket purchases increased significantly from the previous quarter indicating a more positive than negative outlook on the economy, according to Chapman … Continue reading To buy in 2016? Homebuyer sentiment improves

California starter home crisis tops national charts

First-time homebuyers in the Bay Area need to pay between 69% and 110% of their total household income to support a 30-year fixed rate mortgage (FRM) for a starter home, according to a new report by Trulia. Conventional wisdom concerning a balanced economy holds this allocation for shelter ought to be closer to 30% for … Continue reading California starter home crisis tops national charts

Trulia’s – Home Buying Checklist

Get Started: Trulia’s Home Buying Checklist Posted on December 28, 2015 Use this free home buying checklist to jump-start your real estate journey. Buying a home can be bewildering and stressful. (We get it.) And we’re here for you every step of the way. That’s why Trulia made a free, printable home buying checklist that breaks … Continue reading Trulia’s – Home Buying Checklist

Type of Home Purchased by Age Group – Infographic

Take a look at this information from Realtor.com