Low Interest Rates Boost Market Activity

While mortgage interest rates stay low into the new year, buyers see plenty of incentive for purchasing a new home. Although, they need to know exactly how much mortgage they can qualify for. They need to know that before starting a home search. And, they should do their research while consulting with a home mortgage lender for the bottom line. …

San Mateo County January 2021 Condo Market

Sept Domestic Real Estate Market

Millions of Americans may want to know what direction the domestic real estate market is heading. And, if previous months’ indicators are accurate, it’s heading positively. In fact, home sales continue on a strong trend, in all four domestic sectors. Although, that has put pressure on new home developers to step it up. After all, existing home inventory has comes …

August 2020 Real Estate Market Trends

What’s important to note about the trends in San Mateo County real estate through August? As a matter of fact, in some areas they reflect the domestic real estate market. And, it too showed an increase in home sales, coupled with a healthy demand for housing. That includes all four domestic sectors. At the same time, mortgage interest rates remained …

July 2020 Domestic Housing Market

For San Mateo County housing market, home sales surged in July. And, it’s not the only market seeing such a surge. In fact, the whole, July 2020 domestic housing market surged.  Across the country, it trended upward, from June through July. Although, add to that lots of buyer competition. As a result, prices didn’t slip. At the same time, inventory was …

June 2020 Domestic Home Sales

New home sales outpaced, existing home sales activity in May. And, the same was true for June. Although, June existing homes sales was up from May. It did rebound significantly, by some reports, up over 20% MoM. At the same time, the rebound hit below expectations. As result, June’s uptick was below the mark for MoM and down by about …

First Time Home Sellers

Good News Spring 2020 Home Sellers

Do you want to sell your San Mateo County home? Although, do you have doubts due to the current, economic slowdown? Well, there are a few significant things to keep in mind with your decision making. Firstly, it’s true things looked iffy for home selling over the last several weeks. Although secondly, an uptick may already be in progress. And, …

National Economic Stability and Expansion

Someone would need to be asleep the past few months not to notice much of the posturing in stock market and political spheres. Also, it’s not hard to see how that serves to kindle uncertainty. In fact, it casts a shadow on national economic stability and expansion. After all, the stock market can be a reactionary and ‘hyper-sensitive’ beasty. Besides …

2019 Market Trends General Overview

On a domestic level, low mortgage rates had a real impact on the housing market. And, November data affirms the rates helped revive a general slow down. In fact, data for new home sales showed an uptick to the tune of 733,000, just in October. Now, that’s only one indicator. Other months in summer and fall 2019 also showed upticks …

Dynamics of Real Estate Bubbles

The healthy state of the domestic real estate industry, over a decade now has some people worried. Although, why? It’s healthy, as current real estate trends show. And, market dynamics remain solid. So, why the worry? Well, it’s just this state of affairs reminds some of the last real estate bubble and crash that followed. That said, it might help …