Thinking of Selling Without an Agent? 6 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t

You wouldn’t try to rewire your home, give yourself a root canal, or replace the engine in your car on your own without the help of a professional, would you? Well, selling a home is no different. This is a…

Real Estate Advice Buyers Can Safely Ignore

Buying a house is a big deal, so it’s only natural for buyers to ask others for advice before taking the plunge. The thing is, some pieces of advice aren’t necessarily good ones. Even advice that may have been true…

Investing in Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs): 101

Investing in real estate is a great way to build wealth over time and even make a very handsome income as a career. Whether you buy a property to rent out, fix and flip a fixer-upper, or just buy in…

INFOGRAPHIC: NAR’s Existing Home Sales Report For December 2018

What Buyers Should Know About Buying a House at an Auction

The more common way to buy a home is to peruse listings on the MLS and make an offer with the help of a real estate agent. But some buyers may look for other platforms to make a home purchase,…

Why Do Listings Go Back on the Market?

Sellers have the best of intentions when they put their home on the market. Obviously, the goal is to find a willing and qualified buyer as soon as possible who will offer the big bucks. But sometimes things don’t go…

Are You Ready to Move? 11 Signs That the Answer is ‘Yes’

Moving is a big deal. Think of all the things that you’ve likely accumulated over the years and have stored all over your home, not to mention the process of selling your home and looking for a new one that…

How to Snag a Low-Interest Rate on Your Mortgage

Out of all debt payments that you may have on the books, a mortgage payment will likely be one of your biggest. After all, mortgages are taken out to pay for real estate purchases, which are hefty expenditures. Thanks to…

10 Things All Homeowners Should Know About Home Security

Your home is your haven. It’s where you create memories, spend time with family, and retreat to after spending the better part of your day dealing with the hustle and bustle of the world outside. As such, it should be…

INFOGRAPHIC: Median Home Prices Across California