There’s comfort in being around people who share common interests, goals, and challenges. That comfort in a community doesn’t wane with age – it actually deepens. Whether it’s proudly talking about grandchildren or lamenting the fact that our eyes aren’t as goo ... » Learn More about The Many Benefits of Aging in a Community
If one of the questions you’re asking yourself today is, “Should I sell my house this year?” the current Housing Opportunities and Market Experience (HOME) Survey from the National Association of Realtors® (NAR) should boost your confidence as it relates to the ... » Learn More about Should I Sell My House This Year?
A desire among many seniors is to “age in place.” According to the Senior Resource Guide, the term means, “…that you will be remaining in your own home for the later years of your life; not moving into a smaller home, assisted living, or a retirement communit ... » Learn More about Does “Aging in Place” Make the Most Sense?
We’re currently in the longest economic recovery in U.S. history. That has caused some to ask experts to project when the next economic slowdown (recession) could occur. Two years ago, 67% of the economists surveyed by the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) for the ... » Learn More about Strength of the Economy Is Surprising the Experts
Some Highlights: If you’re thinking of buying a home, plan ahead and stay on the right track, starting with pre-approval. Being proactive about the homebuying process will help set you up for success in each step. Make sure to work with a trusted rea ... » Learn More about Home Buying Checklist for 2020
Imagine, for a moment, the item most precious to you. Not the most expensive, but the most precious; priceless. Now imagine hiring movers to pack your things and seeing it tossed into a cardboard box along with some other odds and ends. It probably ... » Learn More about Client Profile: Ray and His Collections
This will be an interesting year for residential real estate. With a presidential election taking place this fall and talk of a possible recession occurring before the end of the year, predicting what will happen in the 2020 U.S. housing market can be ... » Learn More about The 2020 Real Estate Projections That May Surprise You
It’s exciting to put a house on the market and to think about making new memories in new spaces, but we can have deep sentimental attachments to the homes we’re leaving behind, too. Growing emotions can help or hinder a sale, depending on how we manage the ... » Learn More about 3 Mistakes to Avoid When Selling a Home in 2020
Some Highlights: Existing Home Sales are currently at an annual pace of 5.46 million. The inventory of existing homes for sale remains below the 6 months needed for a normal market and is now at a 3.9-month supply. Inventory remains low due to high ... » Learn More about Buyers Are Looking For Your Home!
Around this time each year, many homeowners decide to wait until after the holidays to list their houses. Similarly, others who already have their homes on the market remove their listings until the spring. Let’s unpack the top reasons why listing your house n ... » Learn More about 7 Reasons to List Your House This Holiday Season