The headlines surrounding the housing market and mortgage rates have been quite pessimistic lately. So bad that you might think this so-called real estate bubble… Read More »Is Real Estate Going Down, At Long Last? Why You Shouldn’t Get Your Hopes Up Just Yet
Commentary on the latest housing market news, with a focus on home prices, buying and selling conditions, and if another housing crisis is right around the corner. Also helpful home seller and home buyer tips.
Zillow Offers Shuts Down Because It Can’t Forecast Future Home Prices, 25% of Workforce to Be Let Go
In a somewhat strange turn of events, the iBuying unit of Zillow, known as Zillow Offers, is shutting down after an initial suspension late last… Read More »Zillow Offers Shuts Down Because It Can’t Forecast Future Home Prices, 25% of Workforce to Be Let Go
Mortgage Q&A: “Mortgage rates vs. home prices.” Today, we’ll take a look at the impact of both home prices and mortgage rates on your decision… Read More »Mortgage Rates vs. Home Prices: Is There Really an Inverse Relationship Between Them?
In a rather surprising turn, Zillow has suspended new home purchases via its Zillow Offers unit through the end of 2021. It’s actually the second… Read More »Zillow Hits Pause on iBuying for the Rest of 2021: Should We Worry?
Think home prices are expensive today? Well, get ready for an even bigger shock. A new report claims 2022 home prices could be 16% by… Read More »2022 Home Prices: Goldman Sachs Sees Values Rising Another 16%
With some recent upward pressure on mortgage rates, a lot of folks are beginning to wonder if home prices are going down? And if this… Read More »Are Home Prices Going Down? Nope, the Housing Market Hasn’t Topped Yet
When deciding between renting and buying, individuals often fret about missing out on home equity if they do the former. In other words, for all… Read More »It’s Okay to Rent Until You Find a House You Really Like
In the mortgage/real estate world there’s a saying: “Drive until you qualify.” It’s a cute way of saying if you can’t afford a home in… Read More »Should You Drive Until You Qualify for a Mortgage?
It’s a question a lot of prospective home buyers are asking right now. When will the housing market slow down? When will the bidding wars… Read More »Is the Housing Market Finally Slowing Down? Not So Fast…
Not that it matters much these days, but apparently Thursday is the best day to list your home for sale. This is the latest advice… Read More »Thursday Is the Best Day to List Your House