Real Estate Market

May 20, 2020

Housing Market Positioned to Bring Back the Economy

All eyes are on the American economy. As it goes, so does the world economy. With states beginning to reopen, the question becomes: which sectors of the economy will drive its recovery? There seems to be a growing consensus that the housing market is positioned to be that driving force ...

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May 11, 2020

Will Home Values Appreciate or Depreciate in 2020?

With the housing market staggered to some degree by the health crisis the country is currently facing, some potentialUp and Down Arrows purchasers are questioning whether home values will be impacted. The price of any item is determined by supply as well as the market's demand for that item.

Each month the ...

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April 29, 2020

What Impact Might COVID-19 Have on Home Values?

wooden house with coinsA big challenge facing the housing industry is determining what impact the current pandemic may have on home values. Some buyers are hoping for major price reductions because the health crisis is straining the economy.

The price of any item, however, is determined by supply and demand, which is how ...

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April 6, 2020

Will Surging Unemployment Crush Home Sales?

Ten million Americans lost their jobs over the last two weeks. The next announced unemployment rate on May 8 is expected to be in the double digits. Because the health crisis has brought the economy to a screeching halt, many are feeling a personal financial crisis. James Bullard, President of ...

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March 18, 2020

Three Reasons Why This Is Not a Housing Crisis

Woman MeditatingIn times of uncertainty, one of the best things we can do to ease our fears is to educate ourselves with research, facts, and data. Digging into past experiences by reviewing historical trends and understanding the peaks and valleys of what's come before us is one of the many ...

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March 7, 2020

Impact of the Coronavirus on the U.S. Housing Market

Man sittingThe Coronavirus (COVID-19) has caused massive global uncertainty, including a U.S. stock market correction no one could have seen coming. While much of the news has been about the effect on various markets, let's also acknowledge the true impact it continues to have on lives and families around the ...

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Feb. 19, 2018

Calm Down! The Real Estate Market is NOT Falling Apart

 

 

There has been tremendous volatility in certain markets over the last few weeks (for example, the stock and currency markets).  When this happens, some tend to lump all of their investments together and create an almost "End Of The World" scenario where everything loses value quickly and ...

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Feb. 9, 2017

Trump's Housing Crash

This is big news - President Trump on Friday signed two executive orders designed to weaken, or replace financial regulations.  

Doing so, However, would return our country to a less regulated pre-financial crisis and exposing investors and Americans to the same risks in 2007, 2008 and 2009.  

There are ...

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