Is It Time To Sell Your Second Home?

During the pandemic, second homes became popular because of the rise in work-from-home flexibility. That’s because owning a second home, especially in the luxury market, allowed those homeowners to spend more time in their favorite places or with different home features. Keep in mind, a luxury home isn’t only defined by price. In a recent article, Investopedia shares …

4 Things That Make a House a Home

What makes a house, a home?🏠 There’s no denying the long-term financial benefits of owning a home, but the current housing market may have you wondering if buying a home today, is still worth it. On top of financial benefits, buying a home also offers enormous non-financial and emotional perks, as well!  Home means something different …

What To Expect From the Housing Market in 2023

The 2022 housing market has been defined by two key things: inflation and rapidly rising mortgage rates. And in many ways, it’s put the market into a reset position. As the Federal Reserve (the Fed) made moves this year to try to lower inflation, mortgage rates more than doubled – something that’s never happened before in a calendar year. This …

Why now may NOT be a great time to buy Real Estate

In reality, it might NOT be a great time to buy a home! This may come as a shock (sarcastically speaking) BUT, buying a home isn’t for everyone in every season of life! For many, now ISN’T a great time to buy a home. In other cases, last year wasn’t a great time to buy. …

Ready To Sell? Today’s Housing Supply Gives You Two Opportunities.

At first glance, the increase in housing supply compared to last year may not sound like good news for prospective sellers, but it actually gives you two key opportunities in today’s housing market. An article from Calculated Risk helps put the inventory gains the market has seen in 2022 into perspective by comparing it to recent years (see graph below). It …

What Every Seller Should Know About Home Prices

If you’re trying to decide whether or not to sell your house, recent headlines about home prices may be top of mind. And if those stories have you wondering what that means for your home’s value, here’s what you really need to know. What’s Really Happening with Home Prices? It’s possible you’ve seen news stories mentioning …

Homeownership Is an Investment in Your Future

There are many people thinking about buying a home, but with everything affecting the economy, some are wondering if it’s a smart decision to buy now or if it makes more sense to wait it out. As Bob Broeksmit, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), explains: “The desire for homeownership is strong. Many prospective buyers are …

CONS of FSBO

Cons of FOR SALE BY OWNER! Statistically FSBO’s sell for less…according to a National Association of Realtors study the median sale price for a FSBO was $58,000 less than an agent assisted sale! FSBO often takes a lot of time to sell. The average home sits on the market for 45 days before the sellers …

Real Estate Myth VS. Fact

Real Estate = a LONG TERM investment How does Real Estate build wealth? 1.You have long term security. 2.There are major tax benefits. 3.Potential to earn regular cash flow. (Rental income!) 4.You can pass down Real Estate. 5.Equity can help increase your Real Estate portfolio and future opportunities. Even with the shifting market, if you’re …

7814 Cedar Creek / 2022 Built Home

Nearly NEW! Located in Sugar Maple Farms, this 2022 built home is in meticulous condition, and is move-in ready! With a beautiful entry, spacious open floor plan, covered rear porch and almost 1 acre of land – this coastal gem will make you feel right at home! Enjoy the oversized living area that flows into …