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What Were The Actual Numbers?

The total number of sales for the month of February was 2,217, which was down 18.7% from February 2021, the last complete month available, as all numbers below are. We start with single-family resale which numbered 1,340, off 19.7%, with...
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Like Frogs In A Pot Of Cool Water…

So goes the old tale—put frogs in a pot of boiling water and they will all jump out to their escape; put the same frogs in cool water and slowly heat the water, and they will boil to death. Does...
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What Types Of Refinance Are There?

Although all refinance loans require a full loan package, qualification and documents (one possible exception is perhaps your own bank offering abridged equity lines where they have all your other accounts), there are 4 basic reasons/types of refinances. Full doc/80%...
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Is The Sky Falling…If Not Now, When?

There is a lot of speculation about real estate in Southern California, and especially in Orange Country. As of February 17th, there were just over 1,376 properties listed for all of OC; that is a less than one month supply,...
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You Should Have Bought That House Last Year…

That’s what many unfortunate; would be homeowners are muttering under their breath, if they paid attention to the roughly 25% appreciation single-family homes garnered in our comparison of year over year numbers. So yes, if you didn’t pull the trigger...
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What Were The Actual Numbers…

The total number of sales for December 2021, the last complete month available was 2,974. That is a drop in volume, directly related to inventory changes year over year, of 17.5%. The overall median price was $935,000, an increase of 17.5%....
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What Are The Actual Numbers?

The latest complete month available is November 2021. All numbers are year over year comparisons to November 2020. The total number of sales was 3,181, a slight decline of 3.5%, however the median price for all sales was $919,000, a...
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Happy New Year For Real Estate?

Happy new year for real estate? Time will tell, as it always does, no one’s crystal ball works perfectly every year. But analysis of current conditions and data would lend one to conclude…more of the same? The answer is sort...
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