5 Ways Tax Reform Has Impacted the 2018 Housing Market

  Starting late last year, some predicted that the 2018 tax changes would cripple the housing market. Headlines warned of the potential for double-digit price depreciation and suggested that buyer demand could drop like a rock. There was even sentiment that … [Read more...]

Serious Buyers face Stubborn Homeowners

Serious buyers face stubborn homeowners If you’re already a homeowner, do you wonder why you keep getting unsolicited snail mail asking if you have any interest in selling your home? Wonder no more. The gains in home prices are getting bigger as the supply of homes for … [Read more...]

Good tips for Sellers

5 Reasons It'll Pay to Sell Your Home Early in 2018 By Holly Amaya | Jan 10, 2018   Getty Images; realtor.com It's been nearly a decade since the Great Recession delivered the worst housing crash in modern memory. But these days, the fallout … [Read more...]

A few items on the New Tax Reform that you should know about

The new tax law that was signed into effect at the end of 2017 will affect all taxpayers. Homeowners should familiarize themselves with the areas that could affect them which may require some planning to maximize the benefits. Some of the things that will affect most … [Read more...]

To All the Victims of the Fires in California…

Spread the word - Resources for Fire Victims … [Read more...]

Assuming a Loan may be the way to go.

Assumptions are an Alternative FHA VA Assumption.png In the late 80’s, both FHA and VA began requiring buyers to qualify to assume their mortgages. The main reason there haven’t been many assumptions in the past 25 years is that interest rates have been steadily going … [Read more...]

Is it a good time to sell your home?

Home Prices Grow Twice as Fast as Incomes DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | MONDAY, MAY 01, 2017 Strong buyer demand this spring is pushing home prices up at double the rate of increase in income growth, The Wall Street Journal reports. The median price of an existing home … [Read more...]

What are the Benefits of Buying a Home With an LLC? Ask Michele | Jul 9, 2014 | By: Michele Lerner | Share this: Facebook16Twitter7LinkedIn8GooglePinterestEmailMore PREV | NEXT Q. My uncle mentioned that he’s buying a house using an LLC instead of buying in his name. … [Read more...]


Buying Power is Running Out of Time

Is the Window Closing? - 4/7/2014 With interest rates lower than they’ve been in over 40 years, it may be difficult to think of a “window of opportunity” closing.  However, it isn’t difficult to understand that it may very probably cost more to live in a home in the near … [Read more...]

Home Prices rose 11.3% in 2013

Home prices rose 11.3% in 2013 By Les Christie  @CNNMoney February 25, 2014: 12:28 PM ET 880 TOTAL SHARES 572 267 41 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) U.S. home prices rebounded strongly in 2013, up 11.3% compared with a … [Read more...]