Buyers Face Double Hit

A Glimpse At The Current State of the Housing Market REALTOR:  NAR Realtor/Magazine – May/June 2018 Home sales are perking up as the Spring selling season begins, but sales are expected to be flat for the year.  Low inventories are keeping upward pressure on prices as rising interest rates exacerbate affordability woes.  

Tax Reform and The Marketplace

NAR Realtor/Magazine March/April 2018   Home buyers and sellers have questions about how recent changes in the federal tax code will affect a real estate transaction they may have. Newly enacted limitations on deductions for state and local income and property taxes, as well as for mortgage interest, is causing some buyers and sellers, particularly

Who Are the People in Your Neighborhood?

Who are the People in Your Neighborhood?  Nearly 30 percent of Americans admit they don’t know their neighbor’s first name. But at least 90 percent have smiled or spoken to their neighbors-at least once,according to a new survey of more than 1,000 Americans released by, a home security systems review resource.  Fifty-three percent of Americans say

Tips to Get your House Ready to Sell

IN SIGHTS on Real Estatetm Tips to Get your House Ready to Sell – Creating a great first impression and increasing your home’s resale value are keys to attracting prospective buyers.  Here are a few tips to prepare a home for sale, without breaking the bank. Create curb appeal First impressions make a lasting impact.  Create