There were predictions to see a significant downturn in the demand for high-end real estate in 2019. World trade activity, geopolitics, and the anticipation of price being affected by inventory [...]
Buyers and homeowners are capitalizing on the historically low levels of mortgage rates we’ve seen this last month. There’s been a big jump in mortgage applications, up 41% annually, because [...]
According to the UCLA Anderson Forecast, California’s economy will continue to grow in the coming years – but the pace will slow alongside a sluggish economy on the national level.
Mortgage rates continue to plummet hitting their lowest since early 2018. After Memorial Day weekend, rates fell in response to trade war tensions and market volatility.
First-time homebuyers in California are getting older, and it’s been good for housing market stability. According to Zillow, 33 percent of first-time buyers in California are over 40, and 16 [...]
New reporting found that 1 in 3 people who plan on purchasing a home in the next three years think the outdated requirement of needing 20% down to purchase a home is still true. This [...]
7.4% fewer California homes closed escrow in February 2019 compared to the same month a year earlier, according to CoreLogic. So far in 2019, the number of homes that sell each month continues to [...]
The average credit score of American’s is now 700, this is the highest level since the Great Recession. That means if your score is above 700, you are doing better than 50% of the population. [...]
There are a lot of great things about Short Term Rentals (STRs), like Airbnb and HomeAway. Most people love being able to rent a house while traveling. It is especially convenient for families or [...]