Tax Benefits for First Time Home Buyers in

With the recent tax reforms and the new tax laws, the tax landscape is changing for homeowners, dramatically for some. First time home buyers, in particular, must know what it means for them. Despite the tax changes (some of them not so favorable for some homeowners), the government still allows tax breaks for existing and … Continued

6 Reasons Why Summer Is The Best Time To Sell Your House

Traditionally, spring has been the best time to sell a house, but that may be changing. MLS data shows that in several areas the number of sold listings have increased from June to September over the past few years. Beyond that, there are several sound, common-sense reasons to list your house during the summer. Let’s … Continued

5 Real Estate Trends To Watch in 2019 for Properties

The housing market started off pretty hot in 2018 but then tapered off about halfway through the year. It was an exciting year in real estate, full of twists and turns. Still, a lot of people were able to sell their homes, and many were able to buy the homes they wanted. So what will … Continued

How Homeowners Can Capitalize From The New Tax Laws In

Before the tax reforms, buying a home was nearly always a good investment, especially in light of the significant tax breaks. But now many of those tax breaks are either not there at all or far less significant. Many American homeowners have seen and will see impactful changes at tax time. When it comes to … Continued

How To Use Your Tax Refund To Buy Your First Home In

Many people dread tax time, but many others look forward to it because they will be getting a refund. But a large number of those who do get a refund often spend it in short order on things they’ve been wanting all year. But there is a better way, especially when you want to buy … Continued

What is Important to Boomers when Selling their House?

What is Important to Boomers when Selling their House? If you are a “baby boomer” (born between 1946 and 1964), you may be thinking about selling your current home. Your children may have finally moved out. Your large, four-bedroom house with three bathrooms no longer fits the bill. Taxes are too high. Utilities are too … Continued

4 Reasons to Buy A Home This Summer

4 Reasons to Buy A Home This Summer Here are four reasons to consider buying today instead of waiting. 1. Prices Will Continue to Rise CoreLogic’s latest U.S. Home Price Insights reports that home prices have appreciated by 3.7% over the last 12 months. The same report predicts that prices will continue to increase at a rate of … Continued

Agent Tips For Creating a CMA in

Whether you are buying or selling a home, you have to know what that home is worth. And knowing what it is worth means knowing what people are actually willing to pay for it – the fair market value. Often, figuring out that value is no small or easy task. There is, however, an established … Continued