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3 Ways For Millennials To Save For A Home

So read a front page article in the Real Estate section of the Sunday OC Register. It’s true that the types of housing many MILLENNIAL want with modern looks, and high tech, and “green” friendly, can be pricey with rising rents...
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Rent Eats Millenials Earnings…

As would be expected, there has been lots of news on the real estate front since the last newsletter. The headline of the OC Register was all about Millenials’ rent! Simply put, the frugality and the desire for value of...
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California Dominates Several Housing Headlines

California has dominated several housing headlines,especially in Southern California and San Francisco. Three articles were big news this past month as California dominates profitability with 13 (count ’em), of the most profitable housing markets in the nation, according to local...
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Interest Rates Will Rise…

Interest rates will rise, the only question is how much and how quickly.  Remember, we have a new Fed Chairman, and Mr. Powell, testifying before the House Financial Services Committee for the first time, suggested that the central bank could...
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BANK APPRAISALS GAP NARROWS TO LOWEST IN 2 YEARS…

The appraisers are constantly trying to balance demand/supply with true economic reality. And frequently, that line is quite blurred by market pressures. However, right now, the gap is less than 1%, indicating a solid market and true values for home...
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Top 4 Reasons To Buy Now

  This would seem nonsensical to even discuss in Southern California where we are fortunate with appreciation, compared to many places in the country, but here goes… 1) Prices will go up 4% to 8% this year, and historically they...
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