Eleven years ago today, the world as we knew it changed forever. Countless lives were lost in New York as planes hit the Twin Towers, in Washington as the plane hit the Pentagon, and in Pennsylvania as those courageous men and women bravely fought back and saved us from much more destruction and loss of […]
“Cautious optimism” – two words used by The New York Times to adequately describe the real estate industry right now. While Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are reporting interest rates are at an all-time low and their net incomes are some of the best since the collapse, home sales for June were down a significant […]
We stumbled upon an excellent article by Jim Cramer on MSN Money regarding the second quarterly report that Wells Fargo recently released showing some very good signs in the mortgage industry. Check out these highlights from the article, which Cramer notes are from a “company that holds more than 30 percent of the mortgage market […]
More good news! For the third month in a row, home prices have continued to increase in Georgia, according to the National Association of Realtors’ June housing indicators.
Americans signed more contracts to buy homes in May than they have in two years, leading to more confidence in the housing market and inching us ever closer to recovery.
I want to address an issue that is important to those of us in Georgia. On July 31, we go to the polls to vote for the candidates of our choice and other issues. One of these is the T-SPLOST bill.
A new poll shows that Americans value home ownership more this year than they did last year, aligning with trends that the real estate market is picking up.
Perhaps the largest factor contributing to the modest increase in the housing market this year, interest rates continue to fall to record lows.
With two tropical storms under our belt and temperatures creeping into the 90s, it’s safe to say that summer is almost here!
We got a great report from NAR this month that existing home sales rose by 150,000 in April – almost 3.5%.