Market Forcast

Jan. 9, 2019

Why You Should Shop For Your Interest Rate

 

Shopping for a mortgage

Why Shopping Around for your Mortgage Makes a Huge Difference Shopping around for a mortgage?

 

Sometimes it can be daunting because of all the application paperwork. So, that begs the question: Who would want to go through the process multiple times? The fact is, if you don’t shop ...

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Posted in Buying, Market Forcast
Jan. 9, 2019

Are You Buying Or Selling A Home In 2019? Here Is What To Expect

LA Real Estate 2019

 

For nearly a decade Los Angeles has been a seller's market. Since the market collapse in 2007 home values have rapidly increased. The fierce competition among buyers has contributed to the rapid property value ascent.

 

Analysts and real estate agents are already reporting a "leveling-off" trend. The ...

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Dec. 11, 2018

The 2019 South Bay Real Estate Market Is Going....

The United States stock market has showed some volatility in 2018 causing mortgage rates to slow. Freddie Mac just revealed that mortgage rates actually drop to 4.75%. So how does this affect the real estate market?

 

Every indication is that mortgage rate increases are going to slow through ...

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Dec. 6, 2018

Tips On How To Sell Your Home During The Holidays

How to Sell Your Home During the Holidays

As soon as October draws to a close, many sellers will take their houses off the market for the holidays. Buyers also tend to take a seasonal pause. Historically, the slowest stretch for home sales is November through February before sales pick ...

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Posted in Market Forcast, Selling
Nov. 15, 2018

Commercial & Residential Real Estate Investing

 

 In this week’s EdZone, Ed Kaminsky interviews investment expert Chris James who has had some massive gains in real estate investing. Chris has found great success in the South Bay real estate market with investments in commercial real estate and residential homes.  By integrating more verticals, such ...

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Sept. 28, 2018

Jumbo Loans for First Time Buyers

south bay home buying

Home buying in Manhattan Beach, Redondo Beach, Hermosa Beach, Torrance, Hawthorne, and Rancho Palos Verdes can get costly. You may have to take out a loan and not just any loan, a jumbo loan. But what if you are a first time buyer? Living in an expensive housing marketing may ...

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Posted in Buying, Market Forcast
Feb. 5, 2018

The Top Reasons to Purchase a Home in 2018

Predictions for the new year forecast moderate gains in home prices and rising inventory levels, while low unemployment and record levels of consumer confidence mean more buyers are feeling good about their finances. According to Javier Vivas, Realtor.com’s director of economic research, here are some reasons why 2018 is a ...

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Posted in Buying, Market Forcast
Dec. 28, 2017

What 2017 Can Teach You About Buying a House in 2018

If you’re thinking about purchasing a residence in 2018, these highlights from Trulia’s economic research team on 2017’s home-buying trends can help you make the smartest moves in the new year.

 

In 2017: Most homes were worth less than their pre-recession peak

In May, Trulia data showed that only ...

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Posted in Buying, Market Forcast
Nov. 24, 2017

Freddie Mac September 2017 Outlook: Looking Ahead to 2018

An increase in purchase mortgage volume, a cooling of refinance activity and continued strong house price growth are the trends expected to drive the mortgage market in 2018, according to Freddie Mac‘s monthly Outlook for September.

 

“The economic environment remains favorable for housing and mortgage markets,” says ...

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