What Lies Ahead-2017 Housing Market

Nevada County residents! We've got great news for anyone looking to buy or sell their home! This article comes from Coldwell Banker corporate. Take a look! The United States is at its strongest economic position in almost a decade. GDP jumped by 3.2% year-over-year in the three months ended September 30. The nation’s unemployment rate [...]

By |2018-07-05T22:11:32+00:00Thursday, December 22, 2016|Categories: Buyer Resource, Real Estate Information, Seller Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Back in the Market: Navigating the New Tech-Centered World

What if someone awakened from a long slumber — and decided to sell their home and buy a new one?  That’s sort of what many empty nesters and other long-term homeowners face today. Many have paid little or no attention to the dramatically altered real estate market. It’s not just that prices have changed: [...]

By |2018-07-20T17:23:47+00:00Friday, April 29, 2016|Categories: Real Estate Information, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

The Reason First Time Homebuyers Should Shop Around

Homebuyers, particularly inexperienced ones, often become enthusiastic about pursuing the first home they look at. I can personally attest to this as I am in the process of house hunting for the first time. It is common for first time buyers to contact an agent after seeing a property and say they are sure [...]

By |2018-12-17T20:36:07+00:00Friday, March 11, 2016|Categories: First Time Buyer, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Guess Who’s Driving Confidence in the Housing Market Now

The dream of homeownership remains a strong one among younger renters. As the housing recovery continues, Americans are growing more confident in the housing market in general. And that confidence comes in part from a potentially surprising source: Millennial renters, who to date have been perceived by many as largely uninterested in and/or unable [...]

Home Builder Confidence Heats Up in August

U.S. homebuilders are feeling more confident in their sales prospects headed into next year, a sign that home construction and sales of newly built homes may pick up after stalling this summer. The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo builder sentiment index released Monday rose this month to 55, up two points from a [...]

Why We Fall in Love—With Houses

Falling in love can be wonderful—and finding the perfect house can make a house-hunter weak in the knees. As Valentine’s Day approaches, a survey by Realtor.com shows that falling head-over-heels for a house is fairly common—69% of respondents reported that they have had a home crush. House-hunters with a “home crush,” as defined in [...]

By |2018-11-01T18:17:01+00:00Thursday, December 17, 2015|Categories: Buyer Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Borrowers Who Lost Homes Get a Second Chance

There is new hope for many Americans who lost their homes to foreclosures and short sales in recent years and are ready to buy a home again. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently introduced new guidelines for Federal Housing Administration (FHA) loans, essentially making it easier for eligible borrowers who [...]

By |2018-10-25T22:33:27+00:00Wednesday, December 16, 2015|Categories: Buyer Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Mortgage Rates to Rise

The Federal Reserve's announcement Wednesday that it would reduce its bond-buying by $10 billion a month was seen generally as a moderate start to the highly anticipated taper. As such, mortgage rates, which follow bond yields, did not rise dramatically, as some had predicted. "I was relieved by how the market has reacted so far [...]

By |2016-12-27T19:40:32+00:00Wednesday, December 16, 2015|Categories: Mortgage, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |0 Comments