The Path to Homeownership [INFOGRAPHIC]
by KCM Crew on 2020-12-04 at 11:00 AM
Some Highlights If you’re thinking of buying a home and not sure where to start, you’re not alone. Here’s a map with 10 simple steps to follow in the homebuying process. Let’s connect today to discuss the specific steps along the way in our local area.
A New Way to Shop for Homes in a Virtual World
by KCM Crew on 2020-12-03 at 11:00 AM
In a year when we’re learning to do so much remotely, homebuying is no exception. From going to work to attending school, grocery shopping, and even seeing our doctors online, digital practices have changed the way we live. This year, rather than delaying their home purchases, buyers – alongside their trusted real estate professionals –
With Home Values Surging, Is it Still Affordable...
by KCM Crew on 2020-12-02 at 11:00 AM
Housing inventory is at an all-time low. Realtor.com just reported that there are 39% fewer homes for sale today than there were last year. At the same time, buyer demand remains strong. In a recent newsletter, research analyst Ivy Zelman explained: “Although the headwind of severe supply constraints in most markets has contributed to slight
The CDC banned evictions. Tens of thousands have...
on 2020-12-05 at 3:23 PM
As the country was headed into an unprecedented housing crisis, the CDC banned most evictions. Many renters are still being forced to leave their homes.
Beware the Covid cliff: Here are the CARES Act...
on 2020-12-04 at 1:00 PM
Several relief measures are set to expire at the end of the year, including a ban on evictions, unemployment benefits and the pause in student loan payments.
Mortgage demand from homebuyers spikes 28%, and...
on 2020-12-02 at 7:47 PM
Mortgage applications to purchase a home jumped dramatically last week as interest rates sat at a record low, and buyers didn't take a holiday.
Homeowners Feel Ready to Sell
on 2018-10-08 at 4:02 PM
77 percent of Americans think that now is a good time to sell a home, a new record high.
Trick or Treat Safety Rules for Homeowners
on 2018-10-08 at 3:56 PM
Using bright outdoor lights, LED lights instead of candles, and friction tape on steps to prevent slips will help make Halloween safer for everyone.
Consumers Care About the Environment
on 2018-10-08 at 3:49 PM
American property owners and communities are more concerned about the environment than ever before, and consumer inclinations for walkable communities and energy-efficient homes are on the rise.