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How’s the Real Estate Market? Find Out What the Experts Are Saying




How's the Real Estate Market? Find Out What the Experts Are Saying | Keeping Current Matters

As we head into summer, it is a great time to review how the 2017 real estate market is doing so far. Here is what the experts are saying:

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Is Now a Good Time to Rent?




Is Now a Good Time to Rent? | Keeping Current Matters

People often ask if now is a good time to buy a home, but nobody ever asks when a good time to rent is. Regardless, we want to make certain that everyone understands that today is NOT a good time to rent.

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3 Reasons the Housing Market is NOT in a Bubble




3 Reasons the Housing Market is NOT in a Bubble | Keeping Current Matters

With housing prices appreciating at levels that far exceed historical norms, some are fearful that the market is heading for another bubble. To alleviate that fear, we just need to look back at the reasons that caused the bubble ten years ago.

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Inventory Shortages Are Slowing Down the Market




Inventory Shortages Are Slowing Down the Market | Keeping Current Matters

The real estate market is moving more and more into a complete recovery. Home values are up. Home sales are up. Distressed sales (foreclosures and short sales) have fallen dramatically. It seems that 2017 will be the year that the housing market races forward again.

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Is the Current Pace of Home Sales Maintainable?




Is the Current Pace of Home Sales Maintainable? | Keeping Current Matters

There are some experts questioning whether the current pace of residential home sales is maintainable. Are too many people buying homes like in 2004-2006? Are we headed for another housing crisis? Actually, if we look closely at the numbers, we can see that we are looking at a very healthy real estate market.

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