Best Time to Sell? When Competition Is at an...
by KCM Crew on 2020-07-08 at 10:00 AM
In a recent survey of home sellers by Qualtrics, 87% of respondents said they were concerned their home won’t sell because of the pandemic and resulting economic recession. Of the respondents, 51% said they are “seriously worried.” That concern seems reasonable considering the current condition of the economy. The data, however, is showing that home
Taking Advantage of Homebuying Affordability in...
by KCM Crew on 2020-07-07 at 10:00 AM
Everyone is ready to buy a home at different times in their lives, and despite the health crisis, today is no exception. Understanding how affordability works and the main market factors that impact it may help those who are ready to buy a home narrow down their optimal window of time to make a purchase.
Latest Unemployment Report: Great News…for the...
by KCM Crew on 2020-07-06 at 10:00 AM
The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released their latest Employment Situation Summary last Thursday, and it again beat analysts’ expectations in a big way. The consensus was for 3,074,000 jobs to be added in June. The report revealed that 4,800,000 jobs were added. The unemployment rate fell to 11.1% from 13.3% last month. Again, excellent
Here are the housing markets that have been hit...
on 2020-07-08 at 1:17 PM
Jeff Ostrowski, analyst for Bankrate.com, and CNBC's Diana Olick join "Squawk Box" to discuss in which areas of the country the housing market is being hit the hardest amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Homebuyer mortgage demand spikes 33% as rates set...
on 2020-07-08 at 11:17 AM
After a brief pullback, homebuyers rushed back into the mortgage market last week, taking advantage of record low mortgage rates.
Homebuyers rush back into the market as mortgage...
on 2020-07-08 at 11:16 AM
After a brief pullback, homebuyers rushed back into the mortgage market last week, taking advantage of record low mortgage rates. CNBC's Diana Olick reports.
Homeowners Feel Ready to Sell
on 2018-10-08 at 4:02 PM
77 percent of Americans think that now is a good time to sell a home, a new record high.
Trick or Treat Safety Rules for Homeowners
on 2018-10-08 at 3:56 PM
Using bright outdoor lights, LED lights instead of candles, and friction tape on steps to prevent slips will help make Halloween safer for everyone.
Consumers Care About the Environment
on 2018-10-08 at 3:49 PM
American property owners and communities are more concerned about the environment than ever before, and consumer inclinations for walkable communities and energy-efficient homes are on the rise.