Blog A ‘Buyer’ in Hand is Worth Two in the Bush In today’s highly competitive seller’s market where there are more buyers than there are homes for them to buy, some sellers may feel like the ball is in their court.… Written by Client Care July 27, 2017 No Comments U.S. Housing Inventory Hits a New Low… List Your House TODAY! Every summer, families across the country decide if this will be the year they sell their current house and move into their dream home. Mortgage rates have hovered around 4%… Written by Client Care July 24, 2017 No Comments 84% of Americans Believe Buying a Home is a Good Financial Decision According to the National Association of Realtors®’ 2017 National Housing Pulse Survey, 84% of Americans now believe that purchasing a home is a good financial decision. This is the highest… Written by Client Care July 20, 2017 No Comments US Housing Market Continues the Move into ‘Buy Territory’! According to the Beracha, Hardin & Johnson Buy vs. Rent (BH&J) Index, the U.S. housing market has continued to move deeper into buy territory, supporting the belief that housing markets across… Written by Pete Hall May 25, 2017 No Comments How Long Do Most Families Stay in Their Home? The National Association of Realtors (NAR) keeps historical data on many aspects of homeownership. One of the data points that has changed dramatically is the median tenure of a family in a… Written by Pete Hall May 22, 2017 No Comments Where Are the Home Prices Heading in the Next 5 Years? Today, many real estate conversations center on housing prices and where they may be headed. That is why we like the Home Price Expectation Survey. Every quarter, Pulsenomics surveys a… Written by Pete Hall May 18, 2017 No Comments Financial Planning: 4 Reasons to Buy a House Today Homeownership will always be a part of the American Dream. There are advantages to owning your own home (educational, health, social) that far transcend any economic impact. However, we want… Written by Pete Hall May 15, 2017 No Comments Your Tax Return: Bring it Home This time of year, many people eagerly check their mailboxes looking for their tax return check from the IRS. But, what do most people plan to do with the money?… Written by Pete Hall May 11, 2017 No Comments Tax Return Depressing? Owning a Home Could Help Many Americans got some depressing news last week; either their tax return was not as large as they had hoped or, in some cases, they were told they owed additional… Written by Pete Hall May 8, 2017 No Comments Are You 1 of the 59 Million Planning to Buy This Year? According to a survey conducted by Bankrate.com, one in four Americans are considering buying a home this year. If this statistic proves to be true, that means that 59 million… Written by Pete Hall May 4, 2017 No Comments 1234...24 About our blog Our agents write often to give you the latest insights on owning a home or property in the Charlotte Metro Area area. Archives July 2017 May 2017 April 2017 March 2017 February 2017 January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 October 2016 September 2016 August 2016 July 2016 June 2016 May 2016 April 2016 March 2016 February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 August 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 Recent Posts A ‘Buyer’ in Hand is Worth Two in the Bush U.S. Housing Inventory Hits a New Low… List Your House TODAY! 84% of Americans Believe Buying a Home is a Good Financial Decision US Housing Market Continues the Move into ‘Buy Territory’! How Long Do Most Families Stay in Their Home?