Existing Home Sales Skyrocket!

Existing Home Sales Skyrocket!

Bottom Line If you’ve been considering moving up or selling your Escondido area home, NOW may be the best time in years.  Take advantage of the low rates…while they’re STILL available!  Paying the same price for your new home in the future, could cost you more in your monthly payment…as interest rates rise!  And they […]

Consumer Confidence at Highest Level in Over a Decade

Consumer Confidence at Highest Level in Over a Decade

Two reports released released this year reveal that the American public is starting to feel much better about the U.S. economy. The University of Michigan’s Surveys of Consumers showed that: “Consumer optimism reached the highest level in the past decade in the January 2015 survey…Consumers judged prospects for the national economy as the best in a […]

3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Buying An Escondido Area Home

3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Buying An Escondido Area Home

If you are debating purchasing a home in the Escondido area right now, you are surely getting a lot of advice. Though your friends and family will have your best interest at heart, they may not be fully aware of your needs and what is currently happening in real estate. Let’s look at whether or […]

Housing Market is Healthiest in Years!

Housing Market is Healthiest in Years!

According to Nationwide’s recently unveiled, Health of Housing Market (HoHM) Report, the US housing market is at it’s healthiest levels since the index’s creation in 2001. The index analyzes the health of the housing market across the country and in 373 metro areas every quarter. Using the data that they have collected over the past […]

New Study: Homeownership Creates Family Wealth

Home Ownership Creates Family Wealth

Matthew Rognlie, from the Department of Economics at MIT, recently released a paper:Deciphering the Fall and Rise in the Net Capital Share. One of the major findings of the report is that home ownership is and has been for the last fifty years a major component to family wealth. An article on the study in […]