4 Things NOT to Do When Putting Your Home on the Market

4 Things NOT to Do When Putting Your Home on the Market Published by: RISMedia (by: Zoe Eisenberg), December 29, 2016 So you've decided to put your home on the market. Congratulations! Hopefully, you've brought a rockin' REALTOR® on board to help you list your spot, and together you've done
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The Top 10 Homebuyer and Seller Fears in Real Estate

The Top 10 Homebuyer and Seller Fears in Real Estate Published by: inman.com (by: Sara Ameer), January 10, 2017 On the flip side of the joy and excitement that a home sale stirs up, real estate professionals must also guide clients through the wrong hands, stressed dreams and emotional lows
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If Your Home Hasn’t Sold Yet… Check the Price!

If Your Home Hasn’t Sold Yet… Check the Price! Published by: The KCM Crew, January 9, 2017 The residential housing market has been hot. Home sales have bounced back solidly and are now at their second highest pace since February 2007. Demand has remained strong throughout the winter as many
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2017 Forecast: Housing to Downshift as Election Realities Set In

2017 Forecast: Housing to Downshift as Election Realities Set In Published by: RISMedia, November 30, 2016 Housing is expected to downshift next year as the post-election economy sets in, driven by a deceleration in home price growth, according to REALTOR.com®’s recently released 2017
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Market Feels Effects of Rising Rates, Pending Home Sales Pull Back

Market Feels Effects of Rising Rates, Pending Home Sales Pull Back Published by: RISMedia, December 28, 2016 The housing market is feeling the effects of rising mortgage rates, with pending home sales pulling back to year-lows last month as homebuyers struggled to put purchases in play,
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Christopher Tenggren’s January ’17 “Enjoy Magazine”

Here is... Christopher Tenggren’s January ’17 "Enjoy Magazine" Ty's Tips - Colder Months are a Good Time for Maintainance & Minor Repairs, Plus... Travel... There's More to California than the Beaches, Food... Zesty Pesto Hummus, Fitness... 3 Steps to Post Holiday Zen, Lifestyle... 8 Easy
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Home Staging – Sales in the Snow: 5 Tips for Wintertime

Home Staging - Sales in the Snow: 5 Tips for Wintertime Published by: RISMedia (By Dixie Somers), December 21, 2016 While winter isn't traditionally considered the best time to sell your home, there's no reason you can't get an offer during the colder months with the right staging. In fact, a
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Chicagoland Home Sales Skyrocket in November

Chicagoland Home Sales Skyrocket in November Published by: Chicago Agent Magazine (writen by: Peter Thomas-Ricci), December 21, 2016 Home sales in the nine-county Chicagoland area rose strongly in November, according to new numbers from Illinois Realtors. With 6,979 sales for the month, the
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What Slowdown? Existing-Home Sales Rise in Unusual November

What Slowdown? Existing-Home Sales Rise in Unusual November Published by: RISMedia, December 21, 2016 Existing-home sales increased 0.7 percent to 5.61 million in November, reports the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), up from 5.57 million in October—reversing the typical trend toward a
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Growing Pains: Meeting the Housing Needs of an Exploding Older Population

Growing Pains: Meeting the Housing Needs of an Exploding Older Population Published by: RISMedia, December 21, 2016 There’s no stopping it: the population is aging. In less than 20 years, in fact, one in three households will be headed by someone aged 65 or older, according to a recent report
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