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  • 4 razones para vender este otoño [Infografía]

    4 razones para vender este otoño [Infografía] Algunos aspectos destacados: El inventario de la vivienda está aún por debajo de la oferta de 6 meses necesaria para un mercado de la vivienda normal. ¡Los compradores compiten a menudo uno contra otro por las casas para la venta que están disponibles! Quizás ha llegado el momento para que usted y su familia sigan adelante y empiecen a vivir la vida que usted desea....

    4 Reasons to Sell This Fall [INFOGRAPHIC]

    4 Reasons to Sell This Fall [INFOGRAPHIC] Some Highlights: Housing inventory is still under the 6-month supply that is needed for a normal housing market. Buyers are often competing with one another for the listings that are available. Perhaps the time has come for you and your family to move on and start living the life you desire....

    Does a Dimmer Switch Save Electricity? 10 Electricity-Saving Tips for Fall!

    Does a Dimmer Switch Save Electricity? 10 Electricity-Saving Tips for Fall! Moving into fall means shorter days and longer nights. Some people worry that the extra electricity this requires will cause their utility bills to jump, but don’t worry; there are plenty of ways to save power and lower costs when lighting your space. Better yet, you can cut back on your power consumption in other areas too — which can more than compensate for any extra money you spend on lighting. Below are 10 of our brightest ideas (pun intended) for saving electricity this fall. Make sure to incorporate as many...

    ¡El 25% de las propiedades con una hipoteca ahora son ricas en plusvalía!

    ¡El 25% de las propiedades con una hipoteca ahora son ricas en plusvalía! Los precios de las viviendas en aumento han estado mucho en las noticias últimamente y gran parte del enfoque ha sido si los precios de las viviendas se están acelerando demasiado rápido, así como que tan sostenible es el aumento de los precios. Sin embargo, uno de los beneficios ignorados de los precios en aumento es el impacto que tienen en la posición del patrimonio de los propietarios de casa. La plusvalía se define como la diferencia entre el valor justo de la vivienda en el mercado...

    25% of Homes with a Mortgage are Now Equity Rich!

    25% of Homes with a Mortgage are Now Equity Rich! Rising home prices have been in the news a lot lately and much of the focus has been on whether home prices are accelerating too quickly, as well as how sustainable the growth in prices really is. One of the often-overlooked benefits of rising prices, however, is the impact that they have on a homeowner’s equity position. Home equity is defined as the difference between the home’s fair market value and the outstanding balance of all liens (loans) on the property. While homeowners pay down their mortgages, the amount of...

    7 Kitchen Remodel Mistakes To Avoid

    7 Kitchen Remodel Mistakes To Avoid Most homeowners spend between $12,562 and $34,048 on kitchen remodels. This is a huge financial commitment, so it’s important to make sure you are happy with the outcome so your money does not go to waste. Unfortunately, many homeowners make mistakes during the remodel that leave them less than satisfied when the project is complete. How can you prevent this problem? Avoid these 7 common kitchen remodeling mistakes: Failing to Consider the Workflow The refrigerator, stove, and sink are the three busiest areas in the kitchen. These three features should not be placed side-by-side in a kitchen, or...

    ¿Si usted está pensando en vender? ¡Debe actuar AHORA!

    ¿Si usted está pensando en vender? ¡Debe actuar AHORA! Si ha pensado en vender su casa este año, ¡ahora más que nunca es el momento de hacerlo! El inventario de las casas para la venta está muy por debajo de los patrones históricos y la demanda de los compradores se está elevando. Estábamos en la escuela superior cuando aprendimos el concepto de la oferta y la demanda: el mejor momento para vender algo es cuando la oferta está baja y la demanda está alta. Eso define el mercado actual de bienes raíces. Lawrence Yun, el Economista principal de la Asociación Nacional de Realtors, recientemente comento: “las...

    If You Are Thinking of Selling? You Must Act NOW!

    If You Are Thinking of Selling? You Must Act NOW! If you thought about selling your house this year, now more than ever may be the time to do it! The inventory of homes for sale is well below historic norms and buyer demand is skyrocketing. We were still in high school when we learned about the concept of supply and demand, so we understand that the best time to sell something is when the supply of that item is low and demand for that item is high. That defines today’s real estate market. Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist at the National Association of Realtors, recently commented: “Contract signings inched...

    Hot Ticket Tech: The Most Popular Smart Home Tech

    Hot Ticket Tech: The Most Popular Smart Home Tech Prospective homebuyers typically have long wish lists of features they would like in their new home. These lists can cover everything from the neighborhood to the size of the closets. But, one feature that seems to appear on many of these lists is smart home tech. What is Smart Home Tech? The term smart home technology typically refers to automated technological devices that give homeowners the opportunity to remotely control certain systems within the home. For example, a homeowner can remotely control the lighting inside his home if a smart lighting...

    Los precios de las viviendas han apreciado 6.9 % en 2018

    Los precios de las viviendas han apreciado 6.9 % en 2018 Entre 1987 y 1999, que a menudo se conoce como el “periodo antes de la burbuja”, los precios de las viviendas aumentaron en promedio 3.6 % según la Home Price Expectation Survey. Todos los meses, los economistas de CoreLogic publican los resultados de su Home Price Insights Report, que incluye el cambio actual en el precio año tras año en todo el país y sus predicciones para el año siguiente. La tabla a continuación muestra el pronóstico de los precios año tras año para 2018 (las predicciones hechas en 2017). Según su pronóstico, el...