Posts Tagged ‘Home Values’

Foreclosures, Short sales in 2014 – What To Expect

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

Recent reports show that overall both Foreclosures and Short Sales are still far below the last year at this same time however December did show a less than 1% increase from November and a 10% increase from a year ago. The national sales price of U.S. residential properties, including both distressed and non-distressed, hit $168,391 in […]

Half of All Homes Are Being Purchased With Cash

Thursday, October 3rd, 2013

Half of All Homes Are Being Purchased With Cash July 2013 Half of All Homes Are Being Purchased With Cash “More than half of all homes sold last year and so far in 2013 have been financed without a mortgage, according to an analysis by economists at Goldman Sachs Group.” (source: The Wall Street Journal) The […]

How does the rise in interest rates impact home affordability in and around Gwinnett county ?

Monday, September 23rd, 2013

Impact of Rising Interest Rates Interest rates in Gwinett Co.  are still historically low, but both the Federal Reserve and Ben Bernanke have pretty much signaled the end to the Bar of Insanely Low Mortgage Rates. The Fed is about to reduce its program of bond-purchasing by the end of 2013, thereby suggesting the beginning of […]

Steeplechase Subdivision Home Sale

Friday, September 20th, 2013

Steeplechase Subdivision Home Sale Great 4 bedroom 2.5 bath Steeplechase Subdivision Home is coming to market next week.. Home features great upgrades large lot semi finished basement located in the Peachtree ridge schools and a short walk to Jackson elementary … list price … wait for it wait for it BAMMM $215,000 Steeplechase offers Lake, […]

Whats driving current home prices and sales

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

Whats driving current home prices and sales Investors continue to drive the increase in home prices, and we look at common traits in historical real estate cycles that indicate we are in the early stages of a multi-year improving trend for home prices. Now is the time to list and sell Why being at the […]

Home Values are they Up or Down ?

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

HOME PRICES MOVING UP …. ITS A GOOD THING Home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, rose 7.4% year-over-year in November, according to the latest home price index from CoreLogic ($26.34 0%). This change represents the ninth consecutive month of year-over-year price gains and the largest increase since May 2006. Distressed sales excluded, home prices jumped […]