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A Checklist for Selling Your House This Winter [INFOGRAPHIC]

https://www.capritherealtor.com/selling/ For Sellers, Infographics Some Highlights If you’re planning to sell your house this winter, you’ll want it to look its best inside and out. Take the time and focus on tasks that make it inviting, show it’s cared for, and boost your curb appeal. Let’s connect so you have an expert opinion on what to focus on, so it shows well and catches...

A Happy Tail: Pets and the Homebuying Process [INFOGRAPHIC]

 For Buyers, Infographics Some Highlights It’s no secret that we love our furry friends – about 70% of U.S. households have pets. What may come as a surprise is how large a role they play in the homebuying process.Americans spend $1,163 a year on their pets, and nearly half of pet owners say they would move for better accommodations and amenities for their pets.If you’re thinking of...

Advice for First-Generation Homebuyers

Advice for First-Generation Homebuyers  Tuesday December 14th, 2021  Demographics, First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Gen Z, Millennials The sense of pride you’ll feel when you purchase a home can’t be overstated. For first-generation homebuyers, that feeling of accomplishment is even greater. That’s because the pride of homeownership for first-generation buyers extends far...

Expert Insights on the 2022 Housing Market

Expert Insights on the 2022 Housing Market As we move into 2022, both buyers and sellers are wondering, what’s next? Will there be more homes available to buy? Will prices keep climbing? How high will mortgage rates go? For the answer to those questions and more, we turn to the experts. Here’s a look at what they say we can expect in 2022. Odeta Kushi, Deputy Chief Economist, First...

Homebuyers Are Going on a Shopping Spree This Winter

Homebuyers Are Going on a Shopping Spree This Winter For Buyers, For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Move-Up Buyers Black Friday and Cyber Monday are over, which means some shoppers have wrapped up their holiday buying. But there’s still a group of buyers that are very active this holiday season – homebuyers. Experts anticipate the real estate market will see a flurry of activity this...

Homebuyers: Be Ready To Act This Winter

Homebuyers: Be Ready To Act This Winter First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Housing Market Updates, Interest Rates, Move-Up Buyers To succeed as a buyer in today’s market, it’s important to understand which market trends will have the greatest impact on your home search. Danielle Hale, Chief Economist at realtor.com, says there are two factors every buyer should keep their eyes...

How Much Do You Need for Your Down Payment?

How Much Do You Need for Your Down Payment?    Buying Myths, Down Payments, For Buyers As you set out on your homebuying journey, you likely have a plan in place, and you’re working on saving for your purchase. But do you know how much you actually need for your down payment? If you think you have to put 20% down, you may have set your goal based on a common misconception. Freddie Mac...

If You Think the Housing Market Will Slow This Winter, Think Again.

If You Think the Housing Market Will Slow This Winter, Think Again.    For Buyers, For Sellers, Housing Market Updates From the opportunity to take advantage of today’s low mortgage rates to changing homeowner needs, Americans have more motivation than ever to buy a home. According to the experts, buyers are making moves right now, creating an unseasonably strong housing market for this time...

Key Things To Avoid After Applying for a Mortgage

Key Things To Avoid After Applying for a Mortgage   Buying Myths, For Buyers Once you’ve found your dream home and applied for a mortgage, there are some key things to keep in mind before you close. It’s exciting to start thinking about moving in and decorating your new place, but before you make any large purchases, move your money around, or make any major life changes, be sure to consult...

Struggling To Find a Home To Buy? New Construction May Be an Option.

Struggling To Find a Home To Buy? New Construction May Be an Option.    For Buyers, Move-Up Buyers, New Construction There’s no question that the financial benefits of selling a house are outstanding today. Now is truly a great time to list if you’re ready to make a change. But if you do sell your house right now, you may be wondering where you’ll go when you move. With so few homes...

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