February 1, 2019

As we kick off the new year, many families have made resolutions to enter the housing market in 2019. Whether you are thinking of finally ditching your landlord and buying your first home or selling your starter house to move into your forever home, there are two piece...

There are many unsubstantiated theories as to why home values are continuing to increase. From those who are worried that lending standards are again becoming too lenient (data shows this is untrue), to those who are concerned that prices are again approaching boom pea...

Urban Institute recently released a report entitled, “Barriers to Accessing Homeownership,” which revealed that “80% of consumers either are unaware of how much lenders require for a down payment or believe all lenders require a down payment above 5 %.”

M...

February 21, 2018

In our local Idaho Falls market, as in many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to show...

January 26, 2018

As we head into a new year, the most common question we receive is, “What’s the outlook for real estate in 2018?” 

It’s not just potential buyers and sellers who are curious; homeowners also want reassurance their home’s value is going up. The good news is that a strong...

January 1, 2018

We recently shared that over the course of the last 12 months, home prices have appreciated by 7.0%. Over the same amount of time, interest rates have remained historically low which has allowed many buyers to enter the market.

As a seller, you will likely be most...

May 3, 2017

You’re Giving Money to Who?

Meet Bob. Bob pays $1,000 a month in rent. Bob never sees that $1,000 again. Bob pays $50 a month to park in front of his door. Bob never sees that $50 a month again. Bob can’t repair his own place. Bob can’t design his own place. Bob can’t g...

February 2, 2017

Interest rates are historically low right now, but they are starting to rise again. Currently, mortgage interest rates are 38% lower than they were just 10 years ago! With projected interest rates around 4.3% for 2017, it is an excellent time to make any sort of real e...

January 14, 2017

One of the most common questions we get at this time of year is, “What’s going on in the market?” It’s not just potential buyers and sellers who are curious; homeowners always want reassurance their home’s value is going up. The good news is the American real estate ma...

January 3, 2017

New Year… New Home

It’s January, so that means it is time for New Year’s resolutions for many people. People will set goals to lose weight, quit bad habits, get outside more and many other worthwhile objectives. A new year is all about new beginnings, but how long will...

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