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Is Now a Good Time to Move?

Is Now a Good Time to Move?

How long have you lived in your current home? If it’s been a while, you may be thinking about moving. According to the latest Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers by the National Association of Realtors (NAR), in 2019, homeowners were living in their homes for an average of 10 years. That’s a long time to time to be […]

Homebuyer Demand Is Far Above Last Year’s Pace

Homebuyer Demand Is Far Above Last Year’s Pace

Homebuying has been on the rise over the past few months, with record-breaking sales powering through the market in June and July. Buyers are actively purchasing homes, and the momentum is continuing into the fall. It is, however, becoming harder for buyers to find homes to purchase. If you’ve been thinking about selling your house, the coming […]

Silicon Valley Market Update – August 2020

Silicon Valley Market Update – August 2020

Welcome to our August newsletter. This month, we take a look at the conditions of the U.S. and global economies in relation to the local, state, and national real estate markets. In particular, we examine some crucial economic indicators, Real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and the unemployment rate. Although COVID-19 is still surging through California […]

Current Buyer and Seller Perks in the Housing Market

Current Buyer and Seller Perks in the Housing Market

Today’s housing market is making a truly impressive turnaround, and it’s also setting up some outstanding opportunities for buyers and sellers. Whether you’re thinking of buying or selling a home this year, there are perks today that are rarely available, and definitely worth looking into. Here are the top two. The Biggest Perk for Buyers: Low Mortgage Rates The […]

How Is Remote Work Affecting Silicon Valley Real Estate Market?

With more companies figuring out how to efficiently and effectively enable their employees to work remotely (and for longer than most of us initially expected), homeowners throughout Silicon Valley are re-evaluating their needs. Do I still need to live close to my company’s office building? Do I need a larger home with more office space? All of […]

Guidance and Support Are Key When Buying Your First Home

Guidance and Support Are Key When Buying Your First Home

In June, the number of first-time homebuyers accounted for 35% of the existing homes sold, a trend that’s been building steadily throughout the year. According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR): “The share of first-time buyers increased in March through June—right into the heart of the pandemic period and the surge in unemployment—and is now trending […]

A Remarkable Recovery for the Housing Market

A Remarkable Recovery for the Housing Market

For months now the vast majority of Americans have been asking the same question: When will the economy turn around? Many experts have been saying the housing market will lead the way to a recovery, and today we’re seeing signs of that coming to light. With record-low mortgage rates driving high demand from potential buyers, homes are being purchased at […]

Silicon Valley Market Update

Silicon Valley Market Update

Welcome to our June newsletter. This month, we’ll continue to update you with important information about your local real estate market. First, we will cover new survey data from the California Association of Realtors (CAR) that shows buyers and sellers are operating under differing expectations about the real estate market. Following that, we will review […]

27% of homebuyers look to relocate to less dense, more affordable...

27% of homebuyers look to relocate to less dense, more affordable...

A new Redfin report found that page views of listings in towns with less than 50,000 residents were up by 87 percent year over year in May A record high of 27 percent of home shoppers searched for homes in a different metro area than the one they live in during April and May 2020, […]

What are the Experts Saying About Future Home Prices?

What are the Experts Saying About Future Home Prices?

A worldwide pandemic and an economic recession have had a tremendous effect on the nation. The uncertainty brought about by both has made predicting consumer behavior nearly impossible. For that reason, forecasting home prices has become extremely difficult. Normally, there’s a simple formula to determine the future price of any item: calculate the supply of […]