The housing market has been scorching hot over the last twelve months. Buyers and their high demand have far outnumbered sellers and a short supply of houses. According to the latest Existing Home Sales Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), sales are up 23.7% ... Continue Reading » about How Much Leverage Do Today’s House Sellers Have?
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The real estate market is expected to do very well in 2021, with mortgage rates that are hovering at historic lows and forecasted by experts to remain favorable throughout the year. One challenge to the housing industry, however, is the lack of homes available for sale today. ... Continue Reading » about What Record-Low Housing Inventory Means for You
In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to show you are serious about buying your dream home is to get ... Continue Reading » about Why Getting Pre-Approved Should Be Your First Step
In today’s housing market, all eyes are on millennials. Not only are millennials the largest generation, but they’re also currently between 25 and 40 years old. These are often considered prime homebuying years when many people begin to form their own households and invest in real estate. If you’re ... Continue Reading » about Millennials: Is It Time to Buy a Bigger Home?
With mortgage interest rates hitting record lows so many times recently, some are wondering if we’ll see low rates continue throughout 2021, or if they’ll start to rise. Recently, Freddie Mac released their quarterly forecast, noting: “The average 30-year fixed-rate ... Continue Reading » about Will Low Mortgage Rates Continue through 2021?
Tech workers are moving to the Madison area in droves, up 74% in 2020. Zach Brandon, executive director of the Greater Madison Chamber of commerce, was recently interviewed by the Wisconsin Technology Council. He indicated that tech talent comes from a number of companies who have relocated to ... Continue Reading » about Madison Area Attracts Tech Talent