If there is anything the recent mortgage interest rate hikes can tell us, it’s home buyers and sellers should take control of their goals now. Also, in our previous blog posts you find advice about making buying or selling decisions quite soon after the new year. In fact, the interest rate surprise we’ve just seen is exactly one reason why. Although, it’s not a total surprise. It was something many real estate pundits predicted might happen again, in 1st quarter 2018. Looks like they were right and so was our real estate ‘spidy sense’.
We know high interest rates can put a damper on some vigor for both home buying and selling. Also, the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage has jumped up slightly from what it was a year ago. As a result, it doesn’t seem like there’s any doubt about gaining a decisive edge in the game.
Home Buyers and Sellers Should Take Control of Their Goals Now With a Competitive Edge
Imagine, for a moment, getting a solid hit off an interest rate curve ball. That would be great, right? Although, to do that you need a competitive edge. You need some smart, creative thinking going for you. In fact, with those talents, you could hit a real estate home run, in spite of any market curve ball.
Home buyers and sellers should take control of their goals now with a competitive edge. They should simply muster some confidence and decisive ability. Then, take their home buying or selling plan to the next level, the level where you find the competitive edge. In fact, that’s where you find the necessary quick, creative thinking, moving and shaking.