Housing tips back to a buyer’s market as sellers cut prices

~ have you experienced this in your market? ~ Housing tips back to a buyer's market as sellers cut prices After several years of rich home price gains, the market appears to have found a limit to what people can afford. Sellers are finally responding by lowering prices. Approximately 14 percent of all listings in … Continue reading Housing tips back to a buyer’s market as sellers cut prices

Our Economist’s Top Tips for Selling a Home in 2016

Our Economist’s Top Tips for Selling a Home in 2016 By Cicely Wedgeworth Realtor.com 1/14/16   DreamPictures/Getty Images If you’re planning to sell your house this year, well, you’re in luck. “The 2016 housing market is forecasted to be mainly a seller’s market, filled with increasing home prices, relatively low inventory, and fierce competition between buyers,” … Continue reading Our Economist’s Top Tips for Selling a Home in 2016

Home Prices Up, Inventories Down — What’s a Homebuyer to Do?

From MainSt 5/19/15 Home prices are up 9% on a year-to-year basis, according to Realtor.com, and that's certainly good news for owners. But with prices up and inventories thinning, it doesn't appear to be good news for buyers, even as consumers flood the market looking for a new home. Here's the deal: Realtor.com says median … Continue reading Home Prices Up, Inventories Down — What’s a Homebuyer to Do?

There’s no better time to buy a home than now

Waiting to buy a house? It'll cost you Experts agree: There's no better time to buy a home than now. Find out why. From Yahoo.com 5/29/14 Timing is everything when it comes to a lot of things - baking a soufflé, fertilizing your lawn, and buying a home. Not so sure about that last one? … Continue reading There’s no better time to buy a home than now