Cost vs. Value For The Top 4 Home Renovations

When a homeowner or real estate investor is considering investing money in a home renovation, it’s critical to understand the cost vs. value that they can expect to receive. Some Highlights About Cost Vs. Value: Whether you are selling your home, just purchased your first home or are a homeowner planning to stay put for […]

Do Quality Schools Raise Home Values in San Diego?

There are a lot of neighborhood attributes that can affect the value of a particular house. For example, a house with a view of the water may fetch a higher price than a similar house without the view. But among neighborhood amenities, owning a home near quality schools is among the most commonly cited as […]

Top 4 Advantages Of Buying A New Home

If you’re considering the advantages of buying a new home compared to buying a pre-owned house, there are many options to consider.  Considering that buying a house is such a significant investment, here are the top benefits of purchasing a brand new house. The Advantages Of Buying A New Home Considering our modern high-tech lifestyles, […]

Homeowners & Appraisers See the Most Eye-to-Eye on Price in 3 Years

In today’s housing market, where supply is meager and demand is very high, home values are increasing rapidly. Many experts are projecting that home values could appreciate by another 5% (or more) over the next twelve months. One major challenge in such a market is the bank appraisal. When prices are surging, it is difficult for appraisers […]

Generation Z Homeownership May Happen Earlier Than Millennials

Generation Z – which is defined as people born between the mid-1990s and early 2000s – is quickly approaching adulthood and will soon face the decision of where to live and whether to rent or buy. Generation Z Homeownership is something that many would think to be far off. But, according to a recent analysis, […]

Renters Under 50 Want to Buy a Home!

Every year, the New York Federal Reserve publishes the results of their Survey of Consumer Expectations (SCE). Each survey covers a wide range of topics including inflation, labor market, household finance, credit access and housing. One of the many questions asked in the housing section of the survey was: Assuming you had the financial resources to do so, would […]