Will Home Sales and Prices Continue to Accelerate in 2017?
February 04, 2017
Existing-home prices are expected to go up 4% in 2017, slowing down just a bit from 5% in 2016, according to NAR.The pace of sales is also expected to slow, rising just 2% in 2017, compared with 3.3% in 2016
All in all, 2016 is expected to be the best year for existing-home sales since the height of the housing boom in 2006.
Christmas comes early for Phoenix job market, Tesla rival Lucid Motors plans Casa Grande plant which plans to bring 2,000 jobs to Phoenix
Lucid comes to PHX
What the Rise of Phoenix’s Housing Market Says About the U.S. Economy
December 05, 2016
Realtor.com expects that Phoenix metro area will lead the nation in a combination of sales activity and price growth. With home prices are expected to grow by 6% Phoenix market is hot this Winter.
Phoenix is Hot this Winter
Hurry Buyers....Lock in your interest rates before Dec 14th
November 17, 2016
The Fed is giving buyers a not so wonderful, early Holiday present.... increased interest rates...Lock in those rates before December 14th
The Fed's most recent meeting earlier this month, officials left the target range for the benchmark federal funds rate at 0.25 percent to 0.5 percent -- where it’s been since December -- and said the case for raising rates had “continued to strengthen.”
Jonathan Wright, an economics professor at Johns Hopkins University, “A rate hike in December is a done deal, barring a significant surprise in the next jobs numbers or in financial markets.”
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7 Reasons to Buy/Sell your Gilbert Home in the Fall
October 26, 2016
Spring and summer usually get all the real estate glory with lofty accolades as the best time to buy a home—and, of course, the busiest. Meanwhile, their seasonal sibling, fall, often gets tossed to the leaf pile by potential buyers who might think autumn is just about haunted houses and turkey dinners rather than house hunting.
But surprise! Fall is not only a great time to buy a home, it might also be the best season to find the perfect property!!!
Discover the 7 Reasons to buy/sell your Gilbert home in the Fall.
Home Staging Tips from TV Experts Chip and Joanna Gaines
October 25, 2016
Team designer, Joanna reveals the top five home-staging mistakes she’s seen, so you’ll know to avoid them when selling your home. Learn how you can sell your Gilbert home faster with some simple tricks from the experts!
5 Staging Musts!!!
Wait is over! No increase in interest rates.... maybe in December???
September 22, 2016
The wait is over! The Fed did not raise interest rates. According to CNN News "Our decision does not reflect a lack of confidence in the economy," said Janet Yellen, chair of the Fed. "It's better to err on the side of caution."
It sounds like we have until December to enjoy the continued low interest rates. Interest rates make a huge difference on your monthly payment, so it is time to keep shopping for the perfect home.
Read on to see how interest rates could effect the purchase of your new Gilbert Home.