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23
Apr

California Housing Market Report & Predictions 2021

California’s Housing Market Forecast The latest home sales and price data from CAR shows the California housing market is progressing but is constrained by a lack of supply. For renters, the 13 months of the pandemic eased rent prices in California, however that trend appears to be abating (see below). In March, both prices and sales took […]

23
Apr

When Is the Best Time to Sell Your House?

An old rule of thumb in real estate is to wait until the flowers start blooming to put a house on the market. There are sound reasons behind that. Spring is the time of the year when people are getting their tax refunds, the weather is ideal for going out to look at properties, and […]

23
Apr

Buying Your First Home Was Already Hard. Then COVID Happened.

Olivia Bernard always knew she wanted to own a home, so she planned her life accordingly. At 18, she started saving her money in high-interest savings accounts, and at 23, as a registered nurse, her coworkers came to her with questions about the stock market. “I’m always about future Olivia,” says Bernard, now 24, who […]

23
Apr

How Do Lower Mortgage Rates Affect Your Buying Power?

Low interest rates should bolster home sales, but other factors can get in the way, the coronavirus among them.

03
Jan

Millennials Can Do It

Millennials represent the largest group of new home buyers in America and are the driving force behind home purchases.

03
Jan

Sellers, It’s Time!

With the interest rates dropping left and right, buyers are scrambling to get into a new home.