Getting a mortgage may seem easy, but the truth is that there are a number of hoops to jump through and hurdles to cross before a mortgage lender will issue you a loan. Here are five essential steps that many
Home sales in California continued to dip in July with the statewide sales of homes dipping 3.4 percent year over year. San Francisco Bay Area’s median price of single family homes was $980,000 increasing 9.0 percent from last year. Sales
69 million Americans live in 342,000 common-interest communities and the majority of owners say Homeowners Associations protect home values. Find out why. 90% say association rules protect their investment and enhance property values. 73% believe their community managers provide value
After hitting a 10-year low in Q3 2017, slightly lower home prices and steady mortgage rates allowed more Californians to realize the dream of homeownership and purchase a home in the fourth quarter of 2017. 29% of California households could
Before you put your home up for sale, understand how the right comparable sales help you and your agent find the perfect price. How much can you sell your home for? Probably about as much as the neighbors got, as
Housing Affordability Index – Percentage of households who can afford to buy a median-priced home. California housing affordability dipped down to 28 percent in the third quarter of 2017.
California pending home sales stalled for the third straight month in September. Bay Area is down 11% YTY to 136. Southern CA is down 8% YTY to 92. Central Valley YTY is unchanged at 110.
California housing market eases into fall homebuying season, increasing 1.7 percent from last year. San Francisco Bay Area’s median price of single family homes was $813,520 increasing 5.6 percent from last year. Sales in the Bay Area decreased 4.2 percent
California housing market defies inventory as sales increase 1.3 percent from last year. San Francisco Bay Area’s median price of single family homes was $856,200 increasing 10.2 percent from last year. Sales in the Bay Area increased 6.5 percent from
Even with a strong performance in August closed escrow sales, California pending home sales stalled. Down 3.5%, 121 to 117, year to year.