Home Sales are NOT Collapsing!

Home Sales Not Colappsaing

The National Association of REALTORS (NAR) recently released their Existing Home Sales report and some have taken the results and ran with headlines like:

Are House Prices Starting to Accelerate Again?

Are home prices starting to accelerate again

In a recent post, we explained that the supply of homes for sale in December was at its lowest level in over a year. The January National Housing Trend Report from Realtor.com now reveals that inventory in January has decreased another 6.7% month over month and 8.7% year over year. This is occurring at the […]

21 Hot Housing Trends for 2015

Hot housing trends-

Everyone wants to be hip, and the latest trends in design can help distinguish one home from another. And it’s not all flash; many new home fads are geared to pare maintenance and energy use and deliver information faster. Here’s a look at what’s coming. his time of the year, we hear from just about […]

87% of Homes Qualify for Down Payment Aid

87 Percent of Homes Qualify for Down Payment Aid

More prospective home buyers would likely qualify for down payment assistance than they think. Indeed, more than 68 million single-family and condo households – or about 87 percent — would qualify for a down payment program available in the county where they are located, according to a new study by Down Payment Resource and RealtyTrac […]

Space-Saving Tips for Your Home

Space-Saving Tips for Your Home

If you feel like you need more space in your Escondido area home, consider re-configuring the space you already have, rather than building on an addition. Not only does working inside your existing footprint save money up front, but smaller homes are cheaper to heat, cool, furnish and maintain. You’ll also save on taxes and […]