If you’re buying a home, here’s what you should know about your home inspection and why it’s so important. … [Read more...] about Why a Home Inspection Is Important [INFOGRAPHIC]
If you’re wondering if home prices are going to come down due to the cooldown in the housing market or a potential recession, here’s what you need to know. Not only are experts forecasting home prices will continue to appreciate nationwide this year, but most of them also actually increased their … [Read more...] about Experts Increase 2022 Home Price Projections
According to a recent survey from the Wall Street Journal, the percentage of economists who believe we’ll see a recession in the next 12 months is growing. When surveyed in July 2021, only 12% of economists consulted thought there’d be a recession by now. But this July, when polled, 49% believe we … [Read more...] about What Would a Recession Mean for the Housing Market?
The desire to own a home is still strong today. In fact, according to the Census, the U.S. homeownership rate is on the rise. To illustrate the increase, the graph below shows the homeownership rate over the last year: … [Read more...] about The U.S. Homeownership Rate Is Growing
Many people remember the housing crash in 2008, but experts say today’s market is fundamentally different in many ways. … [Read more...] about Why Experts Say the Housing Market Won’t Crash [INFOGRAPHIC]
Whether you’re a potential homebuyer, seller, or both, you probably want to know: will home prices fall this year? Let’s break down what’s happening with home prices, where experts say they’re headed, and why this matters for your homeownership goals. … [Read more...] about What Does the Rest of the Year Hold for Home Prices?
If you tried to buy a home during the pandemic, you know the limited supply of homes for sale was a considerable challenge. It created intense bidding wars which drove home prices up as buyers competed with one another to be the winning offer. … [Read more...] about Is the Shifting Market a Challenge or an Opportunity for Homebuyers?
There’s no doubt about the fact that the housing market is slowing from the frenzy we saw over the past two years. But what does that mean for you if you’re thinking of selling your house? … [Read more...] about Selling Your House? Your Asking Price Matters More Now Than Ever
When the pandemic hit in 2020, many experts thought the housing market would crash. They feared job loss and economic uncertainty would lead to a wave of foreclosures similar to when the housing bubble burst over a decade ago. Thankfully, the forbearance program changed that. It provided much-needed … [Read more...] about Why the Forbearance Program Changed the Housing Market
The housing market is shifting away from the intensity of the past two years. Here’s what experts project for the remainder of 2022. … [Read more...] about Housing Market Forecast for the Rest of 2022 [INFOGRAPHIC]