Tag: Real Estate

Why Spring is a Great Time to Buy a Home
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Why Spring is a Great Time to Buy a Home

Spring has just about arrived, and if that news wasn’t good enough; it’s also a great time to purchase a home. Want to know why? Well let me tell you: Prices are only going to increase According to CoreLogic’s most recent piece on home prices in the United States, properties have increased in value by...

Optimizing Your Open House Visits
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Optimizing Your Open House Visits

So you’ve decided to buy a home. Congratulations! That’s a big decision. One of the more fun and exciting parts of the home buying process is going to open houses.  You get to wander through other folk’s houses and imagine how you would decorate. Physically going to an open house helps you assess the property...

The Home Appraisal Process at a Glance
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The Home Appraisal Process at a Glance

Despite being an integral part of the home buying process, getting a home appraisal isn’t typically something that home buyers are concerned with. To be honest, the home appraisal process isn’t all that alluring. But it is one of the most important aspects of the real estate market. Whether you’re buying a home, or selling...

HUD and Census Bureau Report New Residential Sales in September 2017
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HUD and Census Bureau Report New Residential Sales in September 2017

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Census Bureau today jointly announced the following new residential sales statistics for September 2017: NEW HOME SALES Sales of new single-family houses in September 2017 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 667,000, according to estimates released jointly today by...