Pacifica Locals Real Estate
Info for home buyers and sellers in and around Pacifica, CA
We're talking maintenance for your home. If you do the upkeep seasonally you'll keep home maintenance manageable. Here are summer suggestions for you to prepare for. @massrealty, @madisonmortgage, @sharon_paxson, @paulsian all offer you our thoughts on summer projects for your home. Check it out!
Luke Skar with @madisonmortgageguys , Bill Gassett, Realtor, Paul Sian, Realtor - United Real Estate Home Connections, Danny Margagliano, Conor MacEvilly, Sharon Paxson, and Kevin Vitali- Massachusetts Realtor have written an excellent collection of articles for you! What should you do after closing?, Current kitchen and bathroom trends, The cost of owning a container home, How are monthly mortgage payments determined? and more!
Top 11 home improvement trends have changed in the past few years. Creating a comfortable home has always been a priority for many people. It became even more crucial during the pandemic. With many people having to stay indoors for months, the need to find new approaches to relaxing, working, and even entertaining indoors became essential.
March has seen a significant increase in home mortgage interest rates. Geopolitical uncertainty, effects of inflation as well as Federal Reserve policies have had a major part to play in this. First-time homebuyers felt this impact the most. And with rental prices going up too, the options remain limited. As we wait to see what becomes of the housing market, here are the best real estate articles in the Real Estate Roundup for March 2022.
The past two years were marked by limited inventory and a competitive real estate market. Buyers routinely paid over asking prices for homes. While home sellers celebrated the extraordinary return on their investment. The demand for homes is still much higher than the supply. And home prices are skyrocketing.
Inflation is the increase in the cost of goods and services. This increase reduces the purchasing power of your money. The cost of goods and services has gone up, especially for basic commodities like food, gas, and utilities. And is expected to continue to rise in the wake of the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Read the rest of the story.
Is your real estate transaction safe from cybercrime? There has been a substantial increase in cybercrime in real estate over the last few years. Clients trust real estate professionals with sensitive information. Find out what you need to know to protect yourself during your next home purchase or sale.
Winter is upon us. Historically, real estate demand slows down around this time of year. However, the post-pandemic US housing market seems to be holding steady compared to the pre-pandemic trends. There are plenty of resourceful articles put out in November to help sellers, as well as buyers and investors. Have a look! @massrealty @kevinvitali @petranorris @paulsian @sharon_paxson Danny Margagliano
Solar energy is becoming more popular in the US every day. It is your best option if you want clean energy without expensive energy bills. With advancements in technology over the years, incredible milestones have been achieved. Solar power systems are better and more reliable. You will generate affordable electrical energy by installing solar panels on your property. You’ll also decrease the strain on the grid. However, there are important things you should know before installing the panels.
You might have to pay taxes when selling your home. But there are ownership and use requirements that can help you avoid paying taxes on some of the gains you’ve accrued during the time of your ownership. So before you finalize your home-selling plans talk to your tax professional. It’s not a debt you want to be surprised about at some time in the future. Even if you’re not selling this information is a keeper! Things change! It might be helpful sooner than you think.
The housing market seems to be cooling off in some areas but it is far from caving. It may be possible that it has already reached peak levels where you are. Even though there are no signs it will plunge any time soon a leveling off is a high possibility. We will just have to wait and see what happens. Meanwhile, let’s take a look at some of the best real estate articles for July 2021.
An excellent collection of real estate articles for the June real estate round-up. Thanks to Danny Margagliano, Kevin Vitali- Massachusetts Realtor, Bill Gassett ~ RE/MAX Executive Realty, Luke Skar with Madisonmortgageguys, and Paul Sian, Realtor - United Real Estate Home Connections for their contributions in putting this information together!
Take the time to understand how the debt-to-income ratio works and what you can do to bolster your chances of getting approved for a mortgage. The post Homebuyer’s Guide to Debt-To-Income (DTI) Ratio: How To Calculate appeared first on MadisonMortgageGuys.
Real estate agents are essential when buying or selling a property. Selling real estate can be a lucrative career, but it takes hard work and determination to scale your earnings. If money is the main motivation for being a real estate agent then you’ll be utterly disappointed.
Mortgage forbearance applications hit the roof with the start of the Covid-19 pandemic. While some people were able to get back on their feet and continue with mortgage payments some haven’t recovered and they are still in it. The CARES Act allows up to 1 year of forbearance. During this period, you aren’t expected to make payments. However, it isn’t a forgiveness program. You will have to pay back the owed amount at the end of the agreed period plus interest.